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Entity Authorizes Charter Schools Transparency

Concerning reporting additional information related to the entity that authorizes charter schools in the annual charter school report.
2024 Regular Session
Education & School Finance (Pre & K-12)
Bill Summary

Under current law, every year, the department of education (department) is required to prepare a report and evaluation on the successes or failures of charter schools, school reform efforts, and suggested changes to laws affecting charter schools. Beginning in the 2024-25 budget year, the bill requires the department to:

  • Report additional school district information, that primarily compares district charter schools or institute charter schools located within the school district to traditional district schools, and report information relating to a school district that has no charter schools; and
  • Publicly post the additional information on the department's website, with explanations in plain and easy-to-understand language.
    (Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)




Bill Text


Sponsor Type Legislators
Prime Sponsor

Sen. J. Coleman, Sen. P. Lundeen



The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details