Introduced by Rep. Tim Melton (D) on June 14, 2007
To prohibit a school district from operating a school or educational program outside its boundaries unless it receives written permission from the board of the school district in which the school or program is located. Note: The bill does not explicitly exclude charter schools from its provisions. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Education Committee on June 14, 2007
Reported in the House on June 19, 2007
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Fred Miller (D) on June 27, 2007
To not make the bill retroactive, so that existing school programs located outside a district would not have to close their doors, but only new ones would be prohibited from opening.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on June 27, 2007