HB1229 (2018) Detail

Relative to the teachers' voting requirement for becoming a charter conversion school.


HB 1229 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2161

06/04

 

HOUSE BILL HB 1229

 

AN ACT relative to the teachers' voting requirement for becoming a charter conversion school.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Hill, Merr. 3; Rep. McGuire, Merr. 29; Rep. L. Turcotte, Straf. 4; Rep. Freeman, Hills. 12; Rep. Ladd, Graf. 4; Rep. Weyler, Rock. 13; Sen. French, Dist 7; Sen. Avard, Dist 12; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill provides that an existing public school may become a charter conversion school by a vote of the school board.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2161

06/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to the teachers' voting requirement for becoming a charter conversion school.

 

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

 

1  Chartered Public Schools; Procedure; Existing Public Schools.  Amend RSA 194-B:3, VI(a) to read as follows:

VI.(a)  Any existing public school may by a majority vote of the school board become a charter conversion school[, provided that, in addition to all other requirements of this chapter for establishment of a chartered public school:

(1)  A majority of its prospective teachers vote by ballot to approve such conversion in a district with more than one school, or 2/3 of the teachers so vote in a single school district.

(2)  The school superintendent and principal both provide their approval in writing].

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

Links

HB1229 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 11, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 14, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1229 Revision: 1783 Date: Nov. 7, 2017, 2:16 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Education HJ 1 P. 3
Jan. 11, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/11/2018 10:30 AM LOB 207
Feb. 14, 2018 Executive Session: 02/14/2018 10:00 AM LOB 207
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 18-2; CC)
Feb. 22, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/22/2018 (Vote 18-2; CC) HC 7 P. 6
Feb. 22, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 7