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Bill To Hold Back 3rd Graders Who Can't Read 'Still Has A Chance'
Updated May 5, 2013 12:07 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(INDIANA STATEHOUSE) - An Indiana lawmaker who chairs the House Education Committee says a bill to hold back third grade students who can't read at grade level still has a chance to pass into state law.

Although a stripped-down version of one of Governor Mitch Daniels' top initiatives failed to get a hearing in the house, it could still be taken up in conference committee, a panel of house and senate negotiators created to resolve differences in a bill.

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