MS HB1217 | 2013 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 5 2013 - 100% progression
Action: 2013-02-05 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Authorize The Mississippi Department Of Human Services And The State Department Of Education To Enter Into Agreement For The Conversion Of The Oakley Youth Development Center To A Conversion Charter School; To Prescribe For The Enrollment Of Student Adjudicated By The Court As Delinquent Or Those Children With Such Abhorrent Behavior, Special Needs As Defined Under Idea, Emotional Instabilities, Academic Deficiencies Or Severe Record Of School Suspension Or Expulsion That Renders The Child Incapable Of Receiving Instruction In A Traditional Public School Environment; To Amend Sections 37-165-5, 37-165-7, 37-165-9, 37-165-17 And 43-21-605, Mississippi Code Of 1972, In Conformity To The Preceding Provisions; To Bring Forward Sections 37-165-1, 37-165-3, 37-165-11, 37-165-13, 37-165-15, 37-165-19, 37-165-21, 37-165-23, 37-165-25 And 37-165-27, Mississippi Code Of 1972, For Purposes Of Possible Amendment; And For Related Purposes.

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Oakley Youth Development Center; establish process to convert to a public charter school.



2013-02-05HouseDied In Committee
2013-01-21HouseReferred To Education

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