|OR||Signed into law 06/2013||P-12||Private School Disciplinary Procedures|
Outlines how school employees may be disciplined or terminated and procedures that can be taken regarding suspected child abuse or sexual conduct.
|IA||Signed into law 06/2013||P-12||Independent Accreditation of Nonpublic Schools|
H.F. 215 - Division XI
Adds a new subsection. Allows a nonpublic to be accredited by an approved independent accrediting agency other than by the state board. Requires the state board to maintain a list of approved independent accrediting agencies comprised of at least six regional ...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Authorizing Approval of Online School Programs in Private Schools|
Allows for private schools that have been approved by the state board of education to offer and administer an online school program, including programs under contract with a third party. Requires the private school advisory committee to examine issues associat...
|MO||Signed into law 07/2012||P-12||CTE, Private Schools and Agricultural Education|
S.B. 599- CTE and Private Schools
The State Board of Education must establish standards for agricultural education that may be adopted by a private school accredited by an agency recognized by the United States Department of Education. Any such private school must reimburse the Department annu...
|MN||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Reporting Requirements for Nonpublic Schools|
Adds children in nonpublic schools to public school and homeschooled children that must submit information about the child and annual tests to the student's district superintendent. Requires nonpublic schools to submit a letter of intent to continue to provide...
|CT||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Nonpublic School Teaching Experience and Professional Certification|
From Education Committee Summary - Allows teachers to continue to use, or in the case of student teaching to start using, teaching experience at a State Board of Education-approved private school to obtain Connecticut certificates. Requires teachers holding pr...
|ME||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Private School Students May Participate in Public School Extracurricular Activities|
Provides that a student enrolled in an equivalent instruction program in a private school that enrolls fewer than 30 students is eligible to participate in public school cocurricular, extracurricular and interscholastic activities. http://www.mainelegislature....
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Certain Teacher Certification Requirements in Private Schools|
H.B. 153 - Certain Teacher Certification Requirements in Private Schools
Establishes certification requirements for teaching foreign language, music, religion, computer technology or fine arts in nontax-supported or nonchartered, nontax-supported schools. Page 2 of 1000: http://www.legislature.state.oh.us/BillText129/129_HB_153_EN_...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Private Schools Serving Special Education Students|
Requires certain private special education schools and programs that provide services to students with disabilities who receive state funding, to comply with federal and state laws, rules, and regulations. Requires accreditation within a certain time for certa...
|OR||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Private Schools|
Eliminates registration of private elementary and secondary schools by Department of Education (ODE)
|FL||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Certain Private School Students May Participate in Public School Athletics|
Allows a student attending a private middle school or high school to participate in interscholastic or intrascholastic sports at a public school that is zoned for the physical address at which the student resides if the private school does not offer an athleti...
|ND||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Certification System for Public and Nonpublic Schools|
Establishes a certification system for the approval of public and nonpublic schools. Authorizes the Superintendent of Public Instruction to withhold state aid from public schools that are not in compliance. If a nonpublic school is not in compliance, the Super...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Requires Nonpublic Schools Participating in State-funded Education Programs to Adopt Policy on Bullying|
Requires nonpublic schools that participate in state-funded education programs to adopt by March 31, 2012, a policy prohibiting bullying, harassment, and intimidation. Requires the policy to include specified provisions. Encourages nonpublic schools to develop...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Nonpublic Schools Must Adopt Policy Prohibiting Bullying, Harassment & Intimidation|
Requires nonpublic schools that participate in state-funded education programs to adopt, by March 31, 2012, a policy prohibiting bullying, harassment, and intimidation. Encourages nonpublic schools to develop educational bullying prevention programs for studen...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||School Closures/Annual Student Counts/Private Schools Annual Audit|
Exempts certain reformulated school administrative districts that did not operate a K-12 program from the requirement to maintain such a program. Clarifies that the vote regarding the closure of an elementary or secondary school in a regional school unit is re...
|NY||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Assistance in Background Checks at Private Schools|
Allows nonpublic schools to contract with BOCES for criminal background checks. http://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=A06611%09%09&Summary=Y&Memo=Y&Text=Y...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2010||P-12||Technology-Based Materials as Part of Instructional Materials|
Adds that a nonpublic, nonsectarian school that provides K-12 special education services must, in providing state-adopted, standards-based, core curriculum and instructional materials, also provide technology-based materials as defined in statute. http://www.l...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Background Checks on Existing Teachers in Private Schools|
Permits private, parochial and church schools to require a national and state criminal background check on each certified teacher once every five years of employment after the initial check. http://www.lrc.ky.gov/record/10RS/HB447/bill.doc...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Private and Homeschool Student Participation in Extracurricular Activities|
Provides that a minor enrolled in a private school or a home school is eligible to participate in extracurricular activities at a public school whose district boundaries the student's parent resides within or from which the student withdrew. Provides a private...
|WA||Signed into law 02/2010||P-12||Private Schools|
Includes approved private schools in the Superintendent of Public Instruction's record check information rules. Chapter 100
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||School Technology Revolving Loan Fund|
S.B. 611 - School Technology Revolving Loan Fund
Allows nonpublic schools that are recognized by the state board of education to apply for a loan under the School Technology Revolving Loan Fund. However, provides that priority must be given to public school districts, charter schools, area vocational centers...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Data on Voucher Students' Performance|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.0711(K), 3310.15, 3313.976(11), 3313.978(G)
Section 3301.0711(K): Requires private high schools to administer the Ohio graduation tests (regardless of whether they accept voucher students. Participation on grade 3-8 state assessments for non-voucher private school students is still permissive, not manda...
|DE||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||License Denial and Revocation Standards|
Creates license denial and revocation standards for nonpublic school teachers, specialists and administrators, and for public education employees, that are consistent, to the extent possible, with the license denial and revocation standards applicable to publi...
|OR||Adopted 06/2009||P-12||PRIVATE PREKINDERGARTEN|
OAR 581-045-0500 to -0575 non seq.
Amends rules relating to private prekindergarten through grade 12 schools. Relates to compliance with fire safety, child care and sanitation standards. Implements child abuse reporting and training. OREGON 30409...
|CA||Adopted Rule Filing 03/2009||P-12||Special Education and Nonpublic Schools|
Title 5 CCR Sec(s) 3001, 3051, 3060, 3061, 3062, 3063, 3064, 3065, 3066, 3067, 3068, 3069, 3070
Amends rules pertaining to special education and nonpublic schools. Clarifies requirements for certification of California nonpublic schools and agencies. Increases monitoring of nonpublic schools and agencies and aligns nonpublic schools and agency requiremen...
|ID||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Nonpublic Schools|
Amends existing law relating to income taxation to provide a state income tax deduction for donations of technological equipment to private elementary or private secondary schools; defines private elementary or private secondary school as one that is located w...
|RI||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Textbooks at Non-Public Schools|
Adds a provision to textbook statutes stipulating that non-public schools may not change a textbook assignment in a field more often than once in a three (3) year period as required of
public schools in accordance with the provisions of section 16-23-1. Does ...
|NY||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Student with Disabilities in Homeschool Program|
Provides that solely for purposes of providing services to special education students and the computation of state aid, a student with disabilities in a homeschool program must be considered a nonpublic school student eligible to receive services as such, prov...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||Transportation of Nonpublic School Students|
By September 30 of each year, requires the secretary of the transportation cabinet to report to the general assembly's interim committee on appropriations and revenue the following information for those fiscal court applications received by the transportation ...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2007||P-12|
Relates to special education. Requires that the educational materials, services, and programs provided by the nonpublic, nonsectarian school be consistent with the pupil's individual education program. Revises the provision of existing law relating to standard...
|NY||Adopted 09/2007||P-12||Loan of Instructional Computer Hardware|
Title 8 NYCRR Sections 21.3 and 100.12
Provides for the loan of instructional computer hardware from public schools to nonpublic schools.
Pages 7-10 of 34: http://www.dos.state.ny.us/info/register/2007/sep12/pdfs/Rules.pdf...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Background Checks of Private School Employees|
Provides that a nonpublic elementary or secondary school may not obtain Nonpublic School Recognition status unless the school requires all applicants for employment with the school, after July 1, 2007, to authorize a fingerprint-based criminal history records ...
|NY||Adopted 07/2007||P-12||Fingerprinting and Criminal History Record Check|
Title 8 NYCRR Sections 80-1.11, 87.1 through .10 nonseq.
Sets forth the requirements and procedures for the fingerprinting and criminal history record check of prospective school employees of nonpublic and private elementary schools. Pages 19-20 of 48: http://www.dos.state.ny.us/info/register/2007/aug15/pdfs/rules.p...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Out-of-State Certified Teachers in Nonpublic Schools|
Provides that any teacher who holds a valid out-of-state teaching certificate, has at least four years of successful teaching experience in another state as determined by the board, and and has completed one year of employment as a teacher in a Louisiana nonpu...
|ME||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Town Academy Advisory Council|
Establishes the Town Academy Advisory Council in the Department of Education; provides that the members are unpaid gubernatorial appointees representing heads and trustees of town academies and public school superintendents; provides that the council is requir...
|NV||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Private School Emergency Drills and Inspection|
Revises requirements relating to emergency drills for pupils in private elementary and secondary educational institutions. Revises provisions that relate to the inspection of such institutions and govern the fees relating to such institutions.
|VA||Vetoed, but veto overridden 04/2007||P-12|
|Fire Code Inspection Permit Fee Waiver|
Prohibits the State Fire Marshal from charging a fee for permits issued for the inspection of schools operated or conducted under the auspices of a religious institution. The bill has a two year sunset provision. http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?071...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Nonpublic school student transportation|
Permits local school boards to enter into agreements with nonpublic schools in the school division to provide student transportation for a fee to and from the nonpublic schools. http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?071+ful+HB2302ER...
|UT||Adopted 11/2006||P-12||Non-traditional Student Participation in State Achievement Tests|
Provides definitions, criteria and procedures for private school students, home school students, electronic high school (EHS) students, and Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) students to participate in the state's public education school achievement tests required...
|LA||Adopted 08/2006||P-12||Approval of Nonpublic Schools|
LAC 28:LXXIX.109 and 303
Specifies the process for obtaining school approval, including how long schools must be in existence before they can apply for approval. Changes in nonpublic instructional staff policy provide needed clarity and specificity. Pages 5-6 of 55: http://www.doa.lou...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2006||P-12||Authorizes Fingerprint Background Checks|
Authorizes nonpublic and private elementary and secondary schools to require their prospective employees to submit fingerprints through the commissioner of education for the purpose of criminal background checks....
|UT||Adopted 08/2006||P-12||Special Needs Scholarships Funding & Procedures|
Provides new definitions and makes changes within the Parents/Guardian Responsibilities section of rule concerning funding and procedures for Special Needs Scholarships involving private schools serving students with disabilities; requires documentation that m...
|NY||Signed into law 07/2006||P-12||Private Schools Eligible for Tax Abatements|
Includes private elementary or secondary school as eligible premises for purposes of tax abatements in New York city....
|LA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Adoption Awareness|
Requires inclusion of adoption awareness in health course or another course required for high school graduation. Provides that adoption awareness is required instruction in nonpublic secondary schools in a manner that is the sole discretion of the nonpublic se...
|IA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Services to Special Education Students in Nonpublic Schools|
S.B. 2272 - Section 19
Requires service activities to students enrolled in nonpublic schools to be similar to those undertaken for public school students. Allows health services, special education support, and related services provided by area education agencies for the purpose of ...
|WI||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Use of Inhalers in Private Schools|
Provides that no private school or private school employee is civilly liable for injury to a pupil caused by a private school employee who prohibits a pupil from using an inhaler because of the employee's good faith belief that the student was not allowed to p...
|IL||Adopted 04/2006||P-12||Nonpublic Special Education Facilities|
23 IAC 401.5, 10, 20, 30, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 210, 220, 230,240, 250, 260, 270, 280
Clarifies rules to acknowledge that facilities may be established not only by nonpublic entities but also public out-of-state schools and public authorities such as regional superintendents of schools. Clarifies rules to express the approach to be used in appr...
|NE||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Part-time Enrollment of Private School Students|
From fiscal note: LB 821 requires school districts to allow the part-time enrollment of students who are residents of the district who are enrolled in
another private, denominational, or parochial school or school which elects not to meet accreditation or appr...
|LA||Adopted 12/2005||P-12||Summer School and Private Providers|
Allows students to attend summer school from private providers if the summer school applications from the private provider are approved by the district. Page 7 of 106: http://www.doa.state.la.us/osr/reg/0512/0512RUL.pdf...
|LA||Adopted 12/2005||P-12||Private Summer School Providers|
LAC 28:LXXIX, Chapter 1-31
Relates to private schools. Adds programs of study and revises summer school policy.
Pages 8-34 of 106: http://www.doa.state.la.us/osr/reg/0512/0512RUL.pdf...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2005||P-12||Driver's Ed at Private High Schools|
Rewrites Section 51220.6 of the Education Code, relating to driver education. Specifies that a private school is not required to offer driver's education. Provides that the satisfactory completion of an Internet-based, correspondence, or other distance-learnin...
|MD||Rule Adoption 07/2005||P-12||Educational Programs In Nonpublic Schools|
COMAR 12A.09.10.01 thru .20
Proposes to amend rules to the Board of Education. Brings educational programming standards in these institutions into alignment with revisions in educational programming standards for public schools made in response to the requirements of the No Child Left Be...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Temporary Private Preschool Licensing and Accreditation Task Force|
Creates a temporary private preschool licensing and accreditation task force to develop recommendations for licensing and accreditation standards, policies, and procedures for private elementary schools serving children under the age of five. Requires the task...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Prayer and Private Schools|
Provides that state law may not prohibit a private school from conducting a prayer prior to an athletic event held on the campus of the private school; and that athletic teams from public schools cannot be prohibited from participating in an athletic event hel...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Distance Learning|
Amends the name of the Arkansas Distance Learning Development Project to the Arkansas Distance Learning Development Program. Allows courses offered through the program to be offered to public, private and home school students in the state. States that a home s...
|DE||Rule Adoption 01/2005||P-12||Non-Public School Educator Licensure and Certification|
14 DAC 278
Establishes regulation regarding non-public school educator licensure and certification to provide a system for non public school educators to become licensed and certified....
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Foster Children: Education|
A.B. 1858 (multiple provisions)
Requires the Department of Education to ensure that the California School Information Services' system meets the needs of pupils in foster care and includes disaggregated data on pupils in foster care. Authorizes nonpublic, nonsectarian schools to receive Acad...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Special Education in Private Schools|
A.B. 1858 (multiple provisions)
Require the Superintendent of Public Instruction to conduct an investigation onsite at any time without prior notice when there is substantial reason to believe that there is an immediate danger to the health, safety, or welfare of a child, and to monitor the ...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Nonpublic Schools Serving Special Education Students|
A.B. 1858 (multiple provisions)
Requires a master contracts with nonpublic, nonsectarian schools for the provision of special education and related services to include that, with respect to a nonpublic, nonsectarian school that is associated with a licensed children's institution, there be a...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Private Schools: Driver's Education Instruction|
Provides that the satisfactory completion of a course in automobile driver education offered by a private secondary school satisfies the instructional requirements for a provisional driver's license for persons under 18 years of age if specified conditions are...
|DE||Rule Adoption 09/2004||P-12||School Transportation|
14 DAC, Section 1105, 1.0 - 22.7
Amends regulation by adding a new section that includes the responsibilities of non-public, non- profit schools for the administration of their transportation systems under the rules and regulations of the Department of Education. Amends other regulation in or...
|MS||Rule Adoption 08/2004||P-12||Nonpublic School Accreditation|
Amends rules concerning nonpublic school accreditation. MISSISSIPPI REG 9256 (SN)...
|WI||Vetoed 03/2004||P-12||Milwaukee Parental Choice Program Amendments|
Requires a private school participating in the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program to conduct a criminal background check on each new employee and all existing employees; requires a private school to submit a copy of the school's certificate of occupancy issued ...
|WI||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||Milwaukee Parental Choice Program|
Relate the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program; requires a private school to conduct a criminal background check on all persons employed as instructional staff; requires a private school to submit to the Department of Public Instruction a copy of the school's ce...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||Licensing of Religious Schools|
Relates to private school licensing; clarifies exemptions from licensing requirements for religious schools; imposes additional requirements upon certain post secondary religious schools for receiving and maintaining exemption status....
|SD||Adopted, On November 2004 Ballot 02/2004||P-12||Provision of Certain Services to All Children|
HJR 1003/Constitutional Amendment B
Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election amendments to Article VIII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota to authorize the provision of certain services to all children of school age. The Constitution allows the Legislat...
|IL||Signed into law 02/2004||P-12||Voluntary Non-public Schools Registration|
Amends the School Code. Provides for the voluntary registration and recognition of non-public elementary and secondary schools. Requires assurances of compliance with State and Federal laws. Provides for the State Board of Education to prescribe guidelines and...
|DE||Rule Adoption 10/2003||P-12||Definitions of Public School and Private School|
14 DAC 255
Amends regulation 255, Definitions of Public School and Private School, reflecting changes made to the Delaware Code Title 14 Section 2703A, resulting from Senate Bill 103, by adding the definition of a non-public school. Changes the title of the regulation to...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2003||P-12||Private School Bus Drivers Safety Regulations|
Applies the safety regulations of the commissioner of education presently applicable to public school bus drivers to private school bus drivers; requires that the chief administrator of a private school shall approve every school bus driver to ensure that each...
|DE||Signed into law 07/2003||P-12||Non Public School Teachers|
Allows teachers, specialists and administrators employed by non-public schools in the state to voluntarily become licensed and certified; establishes a three-tiered licensure system aligned with the public school educator licensure system; requires that such i...
|OR||Vetoed 06/2003||P-12||Students Not Taught In Public Schools|
Repeals examination requirements that apply to children who are taught by a private teacher, parent or legal guardian; allows exemption from compulsory school attendance laws for children taught at the direction of a parent or legal guardian....
|ME||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Course Credits and Diploma Eligibility|
S.P. 328 (LD 987)
Makes the law regarding transfer of credit for equivalent instruction at nonapproved private schools consistent with earned credit for home school instruction by adding the authority for a principal to require student testing before transferring credit for equ...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Requirement to Report School Employee Nonrenewal or Termination Due to Alleged or Actual Misconduct|
H.B. 549 (omnibus bill)
Requires any local board, superintendent or head of any nonpublic school to report to the state educational examiners board every instance of revocation or nonrenewal of a school employee's contract due to alleged or actual misconduct, as well as the resignati...
|KS||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Personal Finance Literacy Program|
Requires the state board to assist in the implementation of personal financial literacy instructional programs, to include consumer financial education, personal finance and personal credit. Requires the state board to create standards and objectives for perso...
|MS||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Private School Use of Criminal Background Check System|
Adds that any nonpublic school accredited or approved by the state board may use the procedures established in statute for criminal background checks of public school employees, and must pay the same fees for these checks as public school employees.
|SD||Signed into law 02/2003||P-12||Nonpublic School Student Transportation|
Allows school districts to provide transportation to nonpublic school students if no additional public funds are expended to provide the transportation....
|HI||Approved by voters 11/2002||P-12|
|Use the proceeds from bonds to assist private elementary/secondary schools & colleges/universities|
CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT 2
Proposes a Constitutional amendment to allow the State to issue Special Purpose Revenue Bonds and use the proceeds from the bonds to assist not-for-profit private elementary schools, secondary schools, colleges, and universities; allows the State to combine in...
|CO||Signed into law 06/2002||P-12||Criminal Background Checks|
Expands inquiry process at nonpublic schools from applicants to include employees of such schools. If nonpublic school employee is subject of inquiry, he/she must submit a complete set of his/her fingerprints to the governing board of the school. Requires depa...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||State Standards Apply to Private Providers|
Applies the state board's of education child care standards to programs operated by private schools. Any funds or personnel involved in the regulation of schools covered under this bill are to be transferred from DHS to the department of education. ...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Regional Educational Service Agencies|
Relates to services to member local school systems by regional educational service agencies; provides that a regional educational service agency shall be authorized to sell or provide at reasonable costs goods and services to private schools located in the Sta...
|HI||Constitutional Amendment Filed with Office of Lieutenant Govenor 05/2002||P-12|
|Bond Proceeds to Assist Not-for-Profits|
H.B. 2848, H.B. 2166
Proposes constitutional amendments to authorize the state to issue special purpose revenue bonds and use the proceeds from the bonds to assist not-for-profit private elementary schools, secondary schools, colleges, and universities....
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Private Schools and Home Education|
Creates Office of Private Schools and Home Education. New section defines home education program and private school. Inserts "directory" language to show home-schooling parents the programs in which their children may participate (i.e., extracurricular activit...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12|
|Purchasing of Materials for Private K-12 and Postsecondary Schools|
Authorizes the Department of General Services to purchase materials, supplies and equipment on behalf of specified private elementary and secondary schools; prohibits the Departments of General Services from purchasing religious materials on behalf of a privat...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Numerous Program Changes|
Adds one nonvoting student member to state board, making total board membership 10, provides for application process and appointment of student member. Also requires school districts and nonpublic schools to report number of ninth graders who do not graduate f...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Various Modifications|
Allows nonresident pupil's participation in extracurricular activities pursuant to a court-ordered decree or order of custody. Modifies tuition reimbursement payment by school districts under the postsecondary enrollment options act. Includes nonpublic schools...
|NJ||To governor 12/2001||P-12||Transportation in Llieu of Payments|
Extends transportation services to nonpublic school pupils who reside in certain regional school districts that provide aid in-lieu-of payments....
|NV||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Exemption from Accreditation|
Exempts elementary and secondary education institutions operated by churches, religious organizations and faith-based ministries from requirements of the Private Elementary and Secondary Education Authorization Act. Before a child enrolls in an institution th...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2000||P-12||Technology for Students in Nonpublic Schools|
Expands the use of computer hardware and instructional materials purchased by school districts for use by students enrolled in nonpublic schools within the districts; permits all nonpublic auxiliary services to be delivered through contracts with educational s...
|NJ||Signed into law 09/2000||P-12||Transportation of Certain Nonpublic School Students|
A.B. 1337, AB 1674
Provides transportation or in-lieu-of payments to certain nonpublic school pupils in certain school districts. Permits the purchase of such services from cooperative transportation service agencies....
|NE||Rejected by voters 05/2000||P-12||English Language Requirement in Private Schools|
(LR 20-1999); Constitutional amendment; eliminates the English language requirement in private, denominational, and parochial schools....
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Private School Funding|
Relates to industrial development financing; makes private school eligible for funding....
|TN||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Non-Public School Teachers|
Allows teachers at non-public schools to receive professional licensure on same basis as similarly qualified public school teachers....
|VA||Signed into law 02/2000||P-12||Transfer of Credits, Accreditation|
Provides that the Board of Education recognizes, for purposes of facilitating the transfer of academic credits for students who have attended private schools and are now enrolling in public schools and to satisfy the accreditation requirement for an exemption ...
|NJ||Signed into law 01/2000||P-12||Services to Nonpublic Schools|
Requires a board of education providing certain services to nonpublic school pupils to provide consultation with representatives of the nonpublic school on any change in the provision of services; includes special education, speech therapy, bilingual education...