House Bill 77

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Title AN ACT relating to charter schools and making an appropriation therefor.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 117
Sponsors B. Montell, D. Osborne
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; establish the Kentucky Public Charter School Commission and identify membership selection and responsibilities of members; outline the requirements and limitations on the establishment of charter schools including identification of charter school authorizers; describe responsibilities of authorizers; describe charter school application, renewal, and revocation processes; establish the Kentucky Public Charter School Commission trust fund and identify uses of the fund; require the commissioner of education to distribute charter school information to potential authorizers; create a new section of KRS Chapter 159 to identify student enrollment and withdrawal requirements to be followed by a charter school; create a new section of KRS Chapter 161 to identify employment conditions for charter school staff; create a new section of KRS Chapter 157 to require local, state, and federal funds to be distributed to charter schools using formulas and allocation processes used in noncharter schools; amend KRS 161.220 to include a teacher employed by a board of directors of a public charter school as a member within the state retirement system; amend KRS 161.220 to include employees of boards of directors of public charter schools in the state-sponsored retirement system; amend KRS 78.510 to include noncertified employees of public charter schools in the state-sponsored retirement system.
Index Headings of Original Version Retirement and Pensions - Charter schools, employees of
State Agencies - Charter schools, employees of
State Agencies - Kentucky Department of Education, charter schools, role
State Agencies - Public Charter School Commission, duties of
Teachers - Charter schools, employees of
Universities and Colleges - Charter schools, authorizers of
Children and Minors - Charter school, enrollment in
Collective Bargaining - Charter school employees, participation in
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Charter school, requirements for
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Charter schools, application and approval of
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Charter schools, renewal or revocation of charter
Education, Finance - Charter school, transfer of funds to
Education, Higher - Charter schools, authorizers of

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11/16/11
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
01/03/12
  • introduced in House
  • to Education (H)
02/02/12
  • posted in committee


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