2001-2002 Regular Session - SB 417
Charter Schools; funding needs; create State Charter School Guaranteed Loan program; allotment weighed per student average
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the O.C.G.A., relating to elementary and secondary schools, so as to change provisions relating to allotment of funds to charter schools; to require charter schools to provide transportation of students in certain circumstances; to provide for administrative fees; to authorize contracts with the local board for services; to provide for making goods and services available to charter schools at cost; to provide for participation in bulk-purchasing programs; to create the State Charter School Guaranteed Loan Program; to provide for eligibility; to provide for reversion of certain funds, equipment, and property to the local board or state board in certain circumstances; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/07/2002 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/06/2002 - Senate Hopper