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2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 216
Charter Schools; funding; facilities fund; surplus property; bulk purchasing
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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 education, so as to revise provisions relating to petitions for charter schools and funding of charter schools; to provide for revised petitions that address deficiencies cited in the denial; to allow a petitioner seeking to create a start-up charter school to submit the petition to a local board or the state board; to provide for exemption of charter schools from provisions of Title 20 or any state or local rule, regulation, policy, or procedure; to provide for contracts for administrative and educational services; to provide for a facilities fund; to provide for the terms of use by charter schools of certain surplus or unused property of local boards; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Apr/08/2003 - House Second Readers
Apr/07/2003 - House First Readers
Mar/28/2003 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/28/2003 - Senate Third Read
Mar/27/2003 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/26/2003 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/03/2003 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/28/2003 - Senate Hopper
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