MS HB555 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 9 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-02-09 - Died On Calendar
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 37-28-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Reconstitute The Mississippi Charter School Authorizer Board For The Purpose Of Better Staggering The Terms Of Each Appointing Authority's Appointees; To Amend Section 37-28-11, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require The Legislature To Annually Appropriate Funds And Allocate Positions To The Charter School Authorizer Board; To Amend Section 37-28-55, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require The Charter School Authorizer Board And State Department Of Education To Develop A Formula That Requires Local Ad Valorem Contributions To Charter Schools To Be Reconciled Each Year In The Same Manner As Adequate Education Program Payments; To Direct That The Formula Make The Pro Rata Distribution Of Local Ad Valorem Funds Equitable Between School Districts And Charter Schools; And For Related Purposes.

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Charter schools; reconstitute authorizer board and require formula to ensure equitable distribution of local funds.



2023-02-09HouseDied On Calendar
2023-01-31HouseTitle Suff Do Pass Comm Sub
2023-01-31HouseDR - TSDPCS: AP To ED
2023-01-25HouseDR - TSDPCS: ED To AP
2023-01-13HouseReferred To Education;Appropriations

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
372811Amended CodeSee Bill Text
372855Amended CodeSee Bill Text
37287Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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