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2008 House Bill 6270: Restrict school privatization
  1. Introduced by Rep. Doug Bennett (D) on June 19, 2008, to prohibit the privatization of any school function if the savings are less than 10 percent compared to the cost of school employees performing the same function. Also, to require any school district considering privatizing a particular function to undertake extensive procedures for detailed cost and quality analyses, and also to impose extensive disclosure and auditing mandates on any contractor who receives such a contract.
    • Referred to the House Education Committee on June 19, 2008.