that Senate Bill 501 be amended to read as follows:
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SECTION 6. IC
, AS ADDED BY P.L.100-2001,
SECTION 21, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS: Sec. 13. (a)
This section applies to university sponsors.
(b) The ultimate responsibility for choosing to sponsor a charter
school and responsibilities for maintaining sponsorship shall rest with
the university's board of trustees.
(c) Notwithstanding subsection (b), the university's board of trustees
may vote to assign sponsorship authority and sponsorship
responsibilities to another person or entity that functions under the
direction of the university's board. Any decisions made under this
subsection shall be communicated in writing to the department of
education and the charter school review panel.
(d) The number of university sponsored charter schools may not
be more than nine (9) until after July 1, 2005.
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to SB 501 as printed February 28, 2003.)
MO050103/DI 51 2003