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CS/HB 51: Charter Schools

GENERAL BILL by Early Learning and Elementary Education Subcommittee ; McClain ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Duggan

Charter Schools; Authorizes state universities & Florida College System institutions to sponsor charter schools; provides funding; authorizes career & professional academy to be offered by charter school; revises provisions related to charter school reporting, accountability requirements, student population, denial of application, contracts, immediate termination, enrollment preference, curriculum changes, high-performing charter schools, & exceptional student education center programs.

Effective Date: 7/1/2021
Last Action: 3/22/2021 House - Now in Education & Employment Committee
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
12/9/2020 House • Filed
1/15/2021 House • Referred to Post-Secondary Education and Lifelong Learning Subcommittee; PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee; Early Learning and Elementary Education Subcommittee; Education and Employment Committee
3/1/2021 House • Added to Post-Secondary Education & Lifelong Learning Subcommittee agenda
3/2/2021 House • 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
3/3/2021 House • Favorable by Post-Secondary Education & Lifelong Learning Subcommittee
• Reported out of Post-Secondary Education & Lifelong Learning Subcommittee
• Now in PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee
3/8/2021 House • Added to PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee agenda
3/10/2021 House • Favorable by PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee
• Reported out of PreK-12 Appropriations Subcommittee
• Now in Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee
3/12/2021 House • Added to Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee agenda
3/16/2021 House • Favorable with CS by Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee
3/19/2021 House • Reported out of Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee
• Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
• CS Filed
3/22/2021 House • 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
• Referred to Education & Employment Committee
• Now in Education & Employment Committee