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Friday, Oct. 5, 2012

Deputy Chris López proposes legislation to outlaw mandatory public school fees

Chris Lopez education billboard     Tijuana federal Deputy Chris López, who promised to be the education congressman during his campaign this year, proposed legislation to outlaw mandatory public school fees, Frontera newspaper reported.

     The Institutional Revolutionary Party deputy seeks to change education law and the penal code to not allow any public school to bar students who have not paid fees and not to allow any public school to withhold report cards, diplomas and other documents from students who have not paid fees.

    Story, Frontera (PDF).