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HB 1217 - Public Charter Schools - Chartering Authorities, Application Requirements, and Funding
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Tracking Level: No Position
Sponsor: Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Last Action: 2/22/2012 - H Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.
House Committee: House Committee on Ways and Means
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-HB 1217
2012 Regular Session


File Code: Primary and Secondary Education
Sponsored By:
Delegates Ivey and Rosenberg
Public Charter Schools - Chartering Authorities, Application Requirements, and Funding


Expanding the purpose of the Public Charter School Program; expanding the definition of a public charter school; authorizing the State Board of Education to be a primary chartering authority for the granting of a charter to a public charter school applicant; requiring a county board of education or the State Board to take specified actions when reviewing, evaluating, and making a decision on a charter school application; requiring each county board to disburse a specified amount of funds to each public charter school; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Auditors and Audits
Collective Bargaining
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Information
Public Schools
Real Property
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 9-101 , 9-102 , 9-102.1 , 9-103 , 9-104 , 9-104.1 , 9-105 , 9-106 through 9-111 , 9-112 )


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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered