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2017 Regular Session



Education - Achievement School District - Establishment

Sponsored by:

Senator Serafini


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Establishing the Achievement School District in the State Department of Education; specifying the purpose of the Achievement School District is to transform into high quality public schools all public schools in the State determined by the Department to enroll students whose academic performance ranks in the lowest 5% in the State; specifying criteria for the absorption of specified public schools into the Achievement School District; requiring a local school system to cooperate, as specified; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Serafini
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Education, State Department of
Public Schools
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Education
(2-401 through 2-415)

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November 28, 2017 1:12 P.M.