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Education Committee to consider bills

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by Mindy Aguon

Guam - The Legislature's Education Committee will receive public testimony on a number of education related measures, which include Bill 177, which seeks to create a safe schools program; Bill 179, which authorizes the Department of Education to create and implement a voluntary preschool pilot program; and Bill 192, which establishes a scholarship program for economically disadvantaged students.

The public hearing is scheduled for June 23 at 2pm.

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