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SB 619 - Cyber Schools - Key Vote

Michigan Key Votes

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Cyber Schools

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (23-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Cyber Schools

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill that authorizes the creation of additional cyber schools across the state.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes the establishment of cyber schools that meet all of the following requirements (Sec. 2):
    • The school is available for enrollment to all pupils in the state of Michigan;
    • The school offers some configuration of or all of grades K through 12; and
    • The school has demonstrated experience in delivering a quality education program that improves the academic achievement of pupils.
  • Authorizes the sale of cyber school course offerings to public schools (Sec. 12).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (57-52) - (Key vote)

Title: Cyber Schools

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes the creation of additional cyber schools across the state.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes the establishment of cyber schools that meet all of the following requirements (Sec. 2):
    • The school is available for enrollment to all pupils in the state of Michigan;
    • The school offers some configuration of or all of grades K through 12; and
    • The school has demonstrated experience in delivering a quality education program that improves the academic achievement of pupils.
  • Authorizes the sale of cyber school course offerings to public schools (Sec. 12).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (20-18) - (Key vote)

Title: Cyber Schools

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes the establishment of cyber schools.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes the establishment of cyber schools that meet all of the following requirements (Sec. 2):
    • The school is available for enrollment to all pupils in the state of Michigan;
    • The school offers some configuration of or all of grades K through 12; and
    • The school has demonstrated experience in delivering a quality education program that improves the academic achievement of pupils.
  • Authorizes the sale of cyber school course offerings to public schools (Sec. 12).
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

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