SB 211 (BR 890) - M. Wilson
AN ACT relating to persistently low-achieving schools.
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 160 to permit a local board of education to designate a persistently low-achieving school as a charter school and solicit applications for a governing board; permit a persistently low-achieving school to petition for conversion to a charter school; establish definitions and requirements for a charter school; establish charter school application process; create a new section of KRS Chapter 156 to require the Kentucky Board of Education to promulgate administrative regulations for charter school appeals, implementation, and reporting; create a new section of KRS Chapter 161 to clarify charter school employee benefits; amend KRS 160.346 to add a "charter school option" as a school intervention for persistently low achieving schools.
Mar 6-introduced in Senate
Mar 11-to Education (S)
Mar 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 21-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 24-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Mar 25-3rd reading, passed 22-14
Mar 26-received in House
Mar 27-to Education (H)