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S1356..........................................................by EDUCATION CHARTER SCHOOLS - Adds to existing law to prohibit the creation of additional exclusively virtual distance learning charter schools. 02/16 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to printing 02/17 Rpt prt - to Educ 02/23 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 02/24 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 03/03 3rd rdg - Ret'd to Educ
]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]] Fifty-seventh Legislature Second Regular Session - 2004 IN THE SENATE SENATE BILL NO. 1356 BY EDUCATION COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO CHARTER SCHOOLS; AMENDING CHAPTER 52, TITLE 33, IDAHO CODE, BY THE 3 ADDITION OF A NEW SECTION 33-5202A, IDAHO CODE, TO PROHIBIT CREATION OF 4 ADDITIONAL EXCLUSIVELY VIRTUAL DISTANCE LEARNING CHARTER SCHOOLS; AND 5 DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. 6 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 7 SECTION 1. That Chapter 52, Title 33, Idaho Code, be, and the same is 8 hereby amended by the addition thereto of a NEW SECTION, to be known and des- 9 ignated as Section 33-5202A, Idaho Code, and to read as follows: 10 33-5202A. EXCLUSIVELY VIRTUAL DISTANCE LEARNING CHARTER SCHOOL. No 11 charter school shall be created after the effective date of this section which 12 is exclusively a virtual distance learning school. Each charter school shall 13 require a physical facility where the students are in attendance for the 14 delivery of the educational program. A virtual school created prior to the 15 effective date of this section shall be authorized to continue to operate 16 without reference to the provisions of this section. 17 SECTION 2. An emergency existing therefor, which emergency is hereby 18 declared to exist, this act shall be in full force and effect on and after its 19 passage and approval.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 14127 An act relating to charter schools; amending Chapter 52, Title 33, Idaho Code, by the addition of a new Section 33-5202A, Idaho Code, to prohibit creation of additional exclusively Virtual Distance Learning Charter Schools; and declaring an emergency. FISCAL IMPACT Contact Name: Senator Tom Gannon, Phone: 332-1342 Senator Gary Schroeder Phone: 332-1324 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE S 1356