Bill Summary

An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in preliminary provisions, providing for advertising; in terms and courses of study, further providing for agreements with institutions of higher education; in opportunities for educational excellence, further providing for responsibilities of school entities; in charter schools, further providing for short title, for legislative intent, for definitions and for powers of charter schools, providing for powers of authorizers, further providing for charter school requirements, for powers of board of trustees, for establishment of charter school, for regional charter school, for contents of application and for term and form of charter, providing for charter amendments, further providing for State Charter School Appeal Board, for facilities, for enrollment, for school staff and for funding for charter schools, providing for funding for cyber charter schools, further providing for transportation, for tort liability, for annual reports and assessments, for causes for nonrenewal or termination, for multiple charter school organizations, for desegregation orders and for charter school grants, providing for accountability matrix, further providing for provisions applicable to charter schools, for powers and duties of department, for assessment and evaluation, for cyber charter school requirements and prohibitions, for school district and intermediate unit responsibilities and for establishment of cyber charter school, providing for cyber charter amendments, further providing for State Charter School Appeal Board review, for cyber charter school application and for enrollment and notification, providing for enrollment parameters, further providing for applicability of other provisions of this act and of other acts and regulations, for effect on certain existing charter schools, and for regulations, and providing for cyber charter school moratorium; and, in reimbursements by Commonwealth and between school districts, further providing for approved reimbursable annual rental for leases of buildings or portions of buildings for charter school use; and providing for applicability.

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Status

Votes

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Bill History

Date Action
2021-03-01Referred to EDUCATION

Sponsors

Name District
Joseph CiresiHD-146
Wendi ThomasHD-178
Carol Hill-EvansHD-095
Joanna McClintonHD-191
Mary IsaacsonHD-175
Pam SnyderHD-050
Ben SanchezHD-153
Michael SchlossbergHD-132
Jeanne McNeillHD-133
Dan WilliamsHD-074
Ed NeilsonHD-174
Mark LongiettiHD-007
David DellosoHD-162
Jessica BenhamHD-036
Tracy PennycuickHD-147
Joseph WebsterHD-150
Daniel DeasyHD-027
Mary Jo DaleyHD-148
Austin DavisHD-035
Melissa ShustermanHD-157
Michael ZabelHD-163
Jennifer O'MaraHD-165
James StruzziHD-062
John GallowayHD-140
Nick PisciottanoHD-038
Eddie PashinskiHD-121
Dan FrankelHD-023
Gregory VitaliHD-166
Kyle MullinsHD-112
Brandon MarkosekHD-025
Sara InnamoratoHD-021
Frank BurnsHD-072
Matthew BradfordHD-070
Michael SturlaHD-096
Mark RozziHD-126
Anthony DeLucaHD-032
Patty KimHD-103
Mike CarrollHD-118
Timothy BriggsHD-149
Liz HanbidgeHD-061
Robert FreemanHD-136
Napoleon NelsonHD-154
Steven MalagariHD-053
Jonathan FritzHD-111
Tina DavisHD-141
Jared SolomonHD-202
Anita KulikHD-045
Emily KinkeadHD-020
Patrick HarkinsHD-001
Edward GaineyHD-024
Ryan BizzarroHD-003
Isabella FitzgeraldHD-203
Todd PolinchockHD-144
Robert BrooksHD-054
Kristine HowardHD-167
Regina YoungHD-185
Leanne Krueger-BranekyHD-161
Danielle OttenHD-155
Joseph HohensteinHD-177
Scott ConklinHD-077
Perry WarrenHD-031
Maureen MaddenHD-115
Margo DavidsonHD-164
Timothy HennesseyHD-026
Meghan SchroederHD-029
Kathleen TomlinsonHD-018
Nancy GuenstHD-152
Peter SchweyerHD-022
Susan HelmHD-104
Christopher QuinnHD-168
Ann FloodHD-138
Brian SmithHD-066
Todd StephensHD-151
Stephen SamuelsonHD-135
Thom WelbyHD-113