Legislative Watch

HSC's legislative team keeps an eye on proposed legislation and court cases that could potentially impact homeschoolers. Check back here or become a member to get updates.

This page describes how a bill becomes a law in California:

On August 8, 2008, the California Court of Appeal for the Second Appellate District ruled that homeschooling is indeed a legal option in California. This was a reversal of a ruling in February of that year that parents must hold a teaching credential to homeschool their children, and confirmed HSC’s long-held interpretation of private school laws.

Open thank you letter to attorney Mark Parnes and the law firm (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati) for successfully defending our right to homeschool.

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