HB125 (2017) Detail

Relative to chartered public school boards of trustees.


HB 125 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0047

04/08

 

HOUSE BILL 125

 

AN ACT relative to chartered public school boards of trustees.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Horrigan, Straf. 6

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill provides that a member of a chartered public school board of trustees shall be appointed by the governor with the advice and consent of the council.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0047

04/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to chartered public school boards of trustees.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Chartered Public Schools; Board of Trustees.  Amend RSA 194-B:5, I-II to read as follows:

I.  Unless otherwise provided in this chapter, the board of trustees of a chartered public school, upon issuance of its charter and confirmation by the governor and council, shall have general supervisory control and authority over the operations of the chartered public school.

II.  The members of the board of trustees shall be appointed by the governor with the advice and consent of the council.  No greater than 25 percent of the membership of a school board, or one member, whichever number is greater, may simultaneously serve as members of the board of trustees of a [charter] chartered public or charter conversion school.  No greater than 25 percent of the membership of the board of trustees of a [charter] chartered public or charter conversion school, or one member, whichever is greater, may simultaneously serve as members of any school board.  A chartered public school board of trustees shall include no fewer than 25 percent or 2 parents of pupils attending the chartered public school, whichever is greater.  Teachers [of] employed by a chartered public school may serve on its board of trustees.

2  Applicability.  This act shall apply to any chartered public school board of trustees vacancy which occurs on or after the effective date of this act.

3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB125 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 19, 2017 House Hearing
Jan. 25, 2017 House Exec Session
Feb. 2, 2017 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB125 Revision: 221 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 3:39 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 4, 2017 Introduced 01/04/2017 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration HJ 2 P. 17
Jan. 19, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/19/2017 10:30 AM LOB 306
Jan. 25, 2017 Executive Session: 01/25/2017 10:30 AM LOB 306
Feb. 2, 2017 Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/02/2017 (Vote 13-4; RC) HC 9 P. 8
Minority Committee Report: Ought to Pass
Feb. 2, 2017 Lay on Table (Rep. Horrigan): MF RC 136-227 02/02/2017 HJ 5 P. 17
Feb. 2, 2017 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/02/2017 HJ 5 P. 19