HB1321 (2020) Detail

Establishing a committee to study the reporting criteria of chartered public schools.


HB 1321 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2293

06/05

 

HOUSE BILL 1321

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the reporting criteria of chartered public schools.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Tanner, Sull. 9; Rep. Van Houten, Hills. 45; Rep. J. Schmidt, Hills. 28; Rep. Woodcock, Carr. 2; Rep. Mullen, Hills. 7; Rep. Porter, Hills. 1; Rep. Doherty, Merr. 20; Rep. Ford, Graf. 3; Rep. Ellison, Merr. 27; Rep. Oxenham, Sull. 1; Sen. Kahn, Dist 10

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study the reporting criteria of chartered public schools.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2293

06/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the reporting criteria of chartered public schools.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study the reporting criteria for chartered public schools.

2  Membership and Compensation.

I.  The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a)  Three members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

(b)  Two members of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

II.  Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

3  Duties.  The committee shall:

I.  Review the mission statements of chartered public schools to evaluate the innovation that makes them different than public schools.

II.  Review the accountability of chartered public schools to follow their mission statement.

III.  Review on-site visits to chartered public schools to determine who makes the on-site visits, and whether more direction is needed as to how the visits are carried out and reported.

IV.  Determine guidelines for how chartered public school mission statements are developed and approved.

4  Chairperson; Quorum.  The members of the study committee shall elect a chairperson from among the members.  The first meeting of the committee shall be called by the first-named house member.  The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section.  Three members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

5  Report.  The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2020.

6  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Links

HB1321 at GenCourtMobile
HB1321 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 16, 2020 House Hearing
Jan. 30, 2020 House Exec Session
Feb. 18, 2020 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1321 Revision: 6936 Date: Dec. 2, 2019, 2:30 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Education HJ 1 P. 18
Jan. 16, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/16/2020 10:00 am LOB 207
Jan. 30, 2020 ==RECESSED== Executive Session: 01/30/2020 01:00 pm LOB 207
Feb. 18, 2020 ==CONTINUED== Executive Session: 02/18/2020 10:00 am LOB 207
Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0557h (Vote 11-8; RC)
Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate