MS HB67 | 2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 4 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-04 - Referred To Education
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 37-15-29, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require The State Board Of Education To Adopt A Policy Establishing Uniform Residency Requirements For Children Enrolled In Public Schools To Be Adhered To By All Local School Boards; To Provide That The Policy Does Not Abrogate The Right Of Any Parent Or Legal Guardian Of A Child To Legally Transfer The Child To Another School District; To Bring Forward Section 37-15-31, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Establishes General Procedures For Transferring Students Between School Districts Under Certain Circumstances, For The Purposes Of Possible Amendment; And For Related Purposes.

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Student residency requirements; require State Board of Education to adopt uniform policy to be implemented by school boards.



2022-01-04HouseReferred To Education

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
371529Amended CodeSee Bill Text
371531New CodeSee Bill Text

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