Description: School districts, municipal; provide for board member from added territory and authorize transfer to adjacent district.
History of Actions:
|1||01/06/98||(H)||Referred To Education;Apportionment and Elections|
|2||02/03/98||(H)||Died In Committee|
|Effective date||July 1, 1998|
|Deadline||General Bill/Constitutional Amendment|
|3/5ths vote required||Yes|
Principal Author: Robinson (84th)
Additional Author: Horne
Code Sections: A 037-0007-0203, A 037-0015-0031
Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 37-7-203, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO DECREASE THE PERCENTAGE OF STUDENTS RESIDING IN THE ADDED TERRITORY OF A MUNICIPAL SEPARATE SCHOOL DISTRICT REQUIRED FOR THE ELECTION OF A SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER FROM THE ADDED TERRITORY; TO AMEND SECTION 37-15-31, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO AUTHORIZE THE TRANSFER OF STUDENTS RESIDING IN THE ADDED TERRITORY OF A MUNICIPAL SCHOOL DISTRICT TO THE SCHOOL DISTRICT ADJACENT TO THE ADDED TERRITORY WHEN THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE MUNICIPAL SCHOOL DISTRICT HAS NO MEMBER FROM THE ADDED TERRITORY; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
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