MD HB1624 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 32-0)
Status: Introduced on February 20 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-20 - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Pending: House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring, on or before January 1 each year, each county board of education to notify the parent or legal guardian of a student who attends a failing school that the school is a failing school and provide a list of available alternative school options; requiring the parents or guardian of a student attending a failing school to notify the county board by April 1 of the student's decision to continue in the current school or attend an alternative school; establishing the Broadening Options and Opportunities for Students Today Program; etc.

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Primary and Secondary Schools - Alternative School Options (Right to Learn Act)



2020-02-20HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations


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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education5222(n/a)See Bill Text

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