LD 770
Session - 129th Maine Legislature
LR 1849
Item 1
Bill Tracking, Additional Documents Chamber Status

An Act To Provide for a Later Starting Time for High Schools

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

Sec. 1. 20-A MRSA §4801, sub-§2-B  is enacted to read:

2-B Start time.   A school administrative unit shall ensure that a secondary school in the unit does not start a school day before 8:30 a.m.

Sec. 2. Effective date. That section of this Act that enacts the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 20-A, section 4801, subsection 2-B takes effect September 1, 2020.


This bill requires that, by September 1, 2020, each school administrative unit ensure that its secondary schools' school days start no earlier than 8:30 a.m.

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