HIA of Providing Free or Reduced-Fare Student Bus Passes to Reduce Truancy

Authors: Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Lauren N. Gase, MPH, Amelia DeFosset, Tony Kuo, MD, MSHS

Location: Los Angeles, California, United States

This health impact assessment helped inform Los Angeles County as it continues to refine its policies and protocols for the processing police-issued citations for daytime curfew violation.

Completion Date: October 2013

HIA Report: T he Potential Costs and Benefits of Providing Free Public Transportation Passes to Students in Los Angeles County

Summary of the HIA

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Policy Brief: 
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