|to Education (H)
|AN ACT relating to charter schools.
|Bill Request Number
|S. Lee, B. Montell
|Summary of Original Version
|Create new sections of KRS Chapter 160 to describe the intent of the General Assembly and the purposes of authorizing public charter schools; define terms; outline the requirements and limitations on the establishment of charter schools; describe local board of education's roles and responsibilities; describe exemptions from law and required compliance areas for charter schools; describe the application, approval, and renewal processes; describe process and application process for existing schools to convert to charter schools; create new sections of KRS Chapter 156 to list the Kentucky Department of Education's and the Kentucky Board of Education's roles and responsibilities relating to charter school; require the Kentucky Board of Education to establish a Kentucky Charter School Advisory Committee for reviewing charter school applications; create a new section of KRS Chapter 157 to direct how state, local, and federal funds shall be used to support charter schools; amend KRS 156.074, 156.255, 156.265, and 156.480 to conform.
|Index Headings of Original Version
Local Mandate - Kentucky Board of Education, guidelines for charter school applicants
Actuarial Analysis - Kentucky Department of Education, Kentucky Charter School Advisory Committee, establishment of
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Kentucky Board of Education, guidelines for charter school applicants
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Charter schools, limitations and requirements of
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Charter schools, application and approval of
Education, Finance - Charter schools, transfer of funds for
State Agencies - Kentucky Department of Education, Charter Schools, responsibilities relating to
State Agencies - Kentucky Department of Education, Kentucky Charter School Advisory Committee, establishment of
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