Excused absences from school for state fair activities.

Authors: Senator Jean Leising, Senator Dennis Kruse, Senator Greg Taylor

Co-authors: Senator Michael Delph, Senator James Tomes

Sponsors: Representative Robert Cherry

Co-Sponsors: Representative Jerry Torr, Representative Kathy Richardson, Representative Kreg Battles


Provides that the governing body of a school corporation or the chief administrative officer of a nonpublic school system shall authorize, for not more than five instructional days in a school year, the absence and excuse of each school student if the student or a member of the student's household participates or exhibits in the state fair.