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HB 2218 Public charter school applications and charter agreements; review by the Board of Education.

Introduced by: Jason S. Miyares | all patrons    ...    notes | add to my profiles | history

SUMMARY AS PASSED HOUSE:

Public charter school applications and charter agreements; findings by the Board of Education. Permits the Board of Education to communicate any Board finding relating to the rationale for the local school board's denial of a public charter school application or revocation of or failure to renew the charter agreement based on documentation submitted by the school board in any school division in which at least half of the schools receive funding pursuant to Title I, Part A of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended.

SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED:

Public charter school applications and charter agreements; review by the Board of Education. Permits the Board to remand to a school board for further consideration any denied public charter school application or revoked or nonrenewed charter agreement in any school division in which at least half of the schools receive funding pursuant to Title I, Part A of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended, upon finding insufficient rationale for such denial, revocation, or nonrenewal based on documentation submitted to the Board by the school board.