SB0595 (CH0311)

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Public Charter School Improvement Act of 2015

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Approved by the Governor - Chapter 311

Synopsis:Requiring specified public charter schools to take specified steps to maintain a specified ratio as part of the initial cohort of students in a grade; authorizing specified public charter schools to give specified students a greater weight to the student's lottery status as part of the public charter school's admissions lottery; authorizing a county board to consider specified issues relating to school site and school building utilization when authorizing specified public charter schools to occupy specified sites or buildings; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Klausmeier, Ready, Reilly, Salling, Serafini, Simonaire, and Waugh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0486
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2015
By Request of the Governor
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Budget and Taxation
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Collective Bargaining
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Education, State Department of
Electronic Government
Indigent Persons
Legislative Services, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Mediation -see also- Arbitration
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Schools
Public Works, Board of
Retirement Systems -see also- Mandatory Retirement
Rules and Regulations
State Aid
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Education
(9-101, 9-102, 9-102.1, 9-103 through 9-108, 9-109, 9-110, 9-111, 9-102.2, 9-102.3, 9-104.1)

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October 24, 2017 4:49 P.M.