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SB 396 - Virtual Charter Schools - Key Vote

Wisconsin Key Votes

Dan Kapanke voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Dan Kapanke made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Virtual Charter Schools

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (96-1) -
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT, WHICH REPLACES THE ENTIRE TEXT OF THE LEGISLATION WITH A NEW TEXT. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (18-15) - (Key vote)

Title: Virtual Charter Schools

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that places stricter requirements on virtual charter schools that provide instruction through online courses.

Highlights:
- Requires virtual charter school teachers to complete training for online instruction (sec. 6). - Provides regulations for location, licensure, staff duties, days and hours, tuition, parent advisory, and pupil participation in virtual charter schools (sec. 10). - Limits enrollment until the 2011-2012 school year at to enrollment at the beginning of the 2008-2009 school year (SA1). - Substitute Amendment offered by the Senate Committee on Education.
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT, WHICH REPLACES THE ENTIRE TEXT OF THE LEGISLATION WITH A NEW TEXT. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Virtual Charter Schools

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