MS SB2807 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on January 31 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-01-31 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 37-7-104.1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The West Bolivar Consolidated School District Shall Be Administratively Deconsolidated To Form The West Bolivar School District, Shaw School District And Benoit School District; To Require The State Board Of Education To Serve Instructions And Notice To The Affected School Districts; To Provide That The North Bolivar Consolidated School District And The Cleveland School District Shall Not Be Affected By The Deconsolidation; To Provide For The Election Procedures For The New School Districts' Board Of Trustees; To Require The Board Of Education To Base The New School Districts' Boundaries On The Former School Districts As They Existed Prior To Their Mandated Consolidation In 2012; To Authorize Certain Procedures For The State Board Of Education To Accomplish The Deconsolidation; To Provide That All Real And Personal Property Which Is Owned Or Titled In The Name Of A School District Shall Be Transferred To The New Reorganized School Districts In Which Such Former District Is Located; To Authorize Each School District To Have Its Own Superintendent And No More Than One Assistant Superintendent Each; To Provide For The Procedures, Administrative Authority And Budget Practices For The Board Of Education And The School Districts To Accomplish The Deconsolidation; And For Related Purposes.

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West Bolivar Consolidated School District; deconsolidate to form the West Bolivar, Shaw and Benoit School Districts.



2023-01-31SenateDied In Committee
2023-01-16SenateReferred To Education

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
377104Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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