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CHAP HELP Day – Lobby to HELP Pass HB1013 in the Senate

Plan to bring your whole family as CHAP hosts another Home Education Lobby Program (HELP) at the State Capitol. The main goal of the event is to lobby the PA Senate, starting with the members of the Education Committee, to pass House Bill 1013. Come find the CHAP table at the Rotunda at 1:30 PM for […]

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How to Talk to Your Legislator

  We are now working on moving HB 1013 through the Senate.  The pressure must be intense and immediate. Please call or email each member of the PA Senate Education Committee first (directory below), then call the other PA state senators. What to say: “Hi, my name is ______________ and I’m a homeschool (parent, graduate, […]

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Did We Pass the Bill Yet?

PA House Bill 1013 Updates by Corie Moore Well, HB1013 got the votes to get out of Rules Committee today! Getting it out of Rules gives us confidence that we have the vote in the House– or they would have just let it sit until it dies in November. The persistent calls and emails you […]

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Immediate Action Needed on HB1013

PA House Bill 1013 Updates by Corie Moore We have less than two weeks left to move House Bill 1013 onto the State House floor. We at CHAP are doing everything we can. Now it’s up to you! We need 1,000 homeschoolers to call and email a hundred legislators each week for the next two weeks. If 100 Representatives receive […]

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HB 1013 Will NOT Change Homeschoolers’ Choice to Receive a Diploma from a Diploma Program

PA House Bill 1013 Updates by Corie Moore There is a gross misunderstanding about the amendment on HB 1013.  An email has been received by many homeschoolers which is arousing anxiety and causing dissension among homeschoolers.  This email is not based on accurate information. Please help us disseminate this clarification. We would like to particularly request that if you […]

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HB 1013 Passed the PA House Ed Committee

PA House Bill 1013 Updates by Corie Moore The House Education Committee voted House Bill 1013 out of committee with 17/25 members’ support. We need to make sure we thank them in the Education Committee — all the Republicans (Rep. Mike Fleck was on leave and missed the vote) and 3 of the Democrats: Representatives […]

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