SB 1822: School Choice
GENERAL BILL by Benacquisto
School Choice; Revises legislative intent and eligibility requirements for participation in the Opportunity Scholarship Program. Deletes provisions that authorize an opportunity scholarship for attendance at a private school. Requires that an opportunity scholarship remain in force until the student graduates from high school. Revises school district obligations and deletes provisions relating to private schools to conform to changes made by the act. Deletes an obsolete provision relating to the John M. McKay Scholarships for Students with Disabilities Program, etc.
Last Action: 5/5/2011 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1331 (Ch. 2011-128) -SJ 919
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- Education Pre-K - 12 (ED)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Budget -SJ 208
• Introduced -SJ 208
• On Committee agenda-- Education Pre-K - 12, 03/23/11, 1:00 pm, 301 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Education Pre-K - 12; YEAS 2 NAYS 1 -SJ 286
• Now in Budget -SJ 286
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 04/25/11, 1:15 pm, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Budget; YEAS 17 NAYS 1 -SJ 469
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 469
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 05/04/11 -SJ 792
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 05/05/11
• Read 2nd time -SJ 919
• Substituted CS/HB 1331 -SJ 919
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1331 (Ch. 2011-128) -SJ 919
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