Introduced by Sen. Dave Hildenbrand R-Lowell on October 24, 2013
To allow “strict discipline academies” (which provide alternative schooling for students expelled for certain criminal offenses and juvenile offenders under a criminal sentence diversion agreement) to enroll students from high- or medium-security juvenile facilities, mental health facilities, or child caring institutions that are operated by a private agency. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Education Committee on October 24, 2013
Reported in the Senate on March 6, 2014
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on March 13, 2014
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on March 13, 2014