Description: Open enrollment; require policy allowing students to attend any public school in state.
History of Actions:
|1||01/13/99||(H)||Referred To Education|
|2||02/02/99||(H)||Died In Committee|
|Effective date||July 1, 1999|
|Deadline||General Bill/Constitutional Amendment|
|3/5ths vote required||No|
Principal Author: Johnson
Additional Authors: Barnett (116th), Cameron, Chaney, Ellington, Saucier, Wells-Smith
Code Sections: A 037-0015-0013, A 037-0015-0015, A 037-0015-0017, A 037-0015-0021, A 037-0015-0029, A 037-0015-0031, A 037-0015-0033
Title: AN ACT TO REQUIRE THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO IMPLEMENT A POLICY OF OPEN ENROLLMENT WHICH ALLOWS STUDENTS, BEGINNING IN THE 2000-2001 SCHOOL YEAR, TO ATTEND ANY PUBLIC SCHOOL WITHIN THE STATE; TO SPECIFY CERTAIN PROVISIONS THAT MUST BE INCLUDED IN THE OPEN ENROLLMENT POLICY; TO AMEND SECTIONS 37-15-13 THROUGH 37-15-17, 37-15-21 AND 37-15-29 THROUGH 37-15-33, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, IN CONFORMITY TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ACT; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
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