H.B. No. 0259

Charter schools-authorizer.


Sponsored By:     Representative(s) Cohee, Edmonds, Pedersen, Stubson, Teeters and Wallis and Senator(s) Jennings


AN ACT relating to charter schools; establishing a charter school authorizer comprised of the school district board or the Wyoming community college commission; accordingly modifying provisions to allow charter school applications, review and approval through the charter authorizer; specifying basis for charter approval; granting rulemaking authority and authorizing fees; modifying charter application and contract provisions; specifying minimum levels of charter funding and provided district services; providing an appropriation; authorizing a position; specifying application; and providing for an effective date.


1/22/2009   Bill Number Assigned

1/23/2009   H Received for Introduction

1/26/2009   H Introduced and Referred to H04; No Report Prior to CoW Cutoff

3/4/2009    H Died In Committee