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SB 1162: Family Charter Academies


Family Charter Academies; Authorizing the formation of family charter academies as part of the state’s public school system; providing guiding principles and purposes for family charter academies; providing that certain entities may submit an application to a school district or a Florida College System institution to open a family charter academy; requiring that a family charter academy applicant negotiate and enter into a contract for funding with the school district or Florida College System institution; providing requirements for applications; authorizing a district school board or a Florida College System institution to sponsor a family charter academy; providing duties of sponsors, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2012
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died in Higher Education
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Education Pre-K - 12 (ED)
  2. Higher Education (HE)
  3. Budget (BC)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    12/6/2011 Senate • Filed
    1/10/2012 Senate • Referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Higher Education; Budget -SJ 94
    • Introduced -SJ 94
    2/16/2012 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Education Pre-K - 12, 02/21/12, 9:15 am, 301 Senate Office Building
    2/21/2012 Senate • Favorable by Education Pre-K - 12; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 523
    • Now in Higher Education -SJ 523
    3/9/2012 Senate • Died in Higher Education

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  • SB 1162, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 12/6/2011 at 12:20 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Education Pre-K - 12 (Pre-Meeting) 2/20/2012 (pdf)
    Education Pre-K - 12 (Post-Meeting) 2/21/2012 (pdf)

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 1507 Family Charter Academies Grant Identical Last Action: 3/9/2012 H Died in K-20 Innovation Subcommittee
    Location: In committee/council (KINS)

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    2/21/2012 9:15 AM Education Pre-K - 12 6 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    1002.333 Page 1 (pdf)

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