SB 598-1_ Filed 02/03/2005, 10:14
The Senate Committee on Education and Career Development, to which was referred
Senate Bill No. 598, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same
back to the Senate with the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:
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Page 3, line 25, delete "The" and insert " Upon receiving notice
under IC 20-5.5-3-9 from a sponsor that a charter has been
Page 3, line 25, delete "distribute federal charter school" and insert
" immediately inform the organizer of the organizer's potential
eligibility for federal charter school start-up grants.
(d) The department shall distribute federal charter school
start-up grants to eligible organizers in a timely manner according
to the department's published guidelines for distributing the
(e) The department shall compile a biannual report and submit
the report to the state office of federal grants and procurement and
to charter school organizers and sponsors. The report submitted
under this subsection must contain the following information for
grants distributed under this section:
(1) Beginning and end dates for each grant cycle.
(2) The dates on which:
(A) grant applications and requests for renewal were
(B) grants were awarded.
(3) The amount of each grant awarded.
Page 3, delete lines 26 through 27.
Page 4, reset in roman line 1.
Page 4, line 1, after "Provide" insert " solely
Page 4, line 5, delete "computer." and insert " computer;
if the instructional services are provided to students enrolled in the
charter school in a manner that complies with any procedures
adopted by the department concerning online and computer
instruction in public schools.
(Reference is to SB 598 as introduced.)
and when so amended that said bill do pass.
Committee Vote: Yeas 7, Nays 3.
CR059801/DI 71 2005