Enrolled Senate Bill (S)
Authored by: Sen. Scott Schneider, Sen. James Banks, Sen. Carlin Yoder
Sponsors: Rep. Robert Behning
  • Sen. Scott Schneider
    Sen. Scott Schneider

    Author

  • Sen. James Banks
    Sen. James Banks

    Author

  • Sen. Carlin Yoder
    Sen. Carlin Yoder

    Author

  • Rep. Robert Behning
    Rep. Robert Behning

    Sponsor

  • Rep. Jeffrey Thompson
    Rep. Jeffrey Thompson

    Co-Sponsor

  • Sen. Scott Schneider
    Sen. Scott Schneider

    Conferee

  • Sen. Dennis Kruse
    Sen. Dennis Kruse

    Conferee

  • Rep. Robert Behning
    Rep. Robert Behning

    Conferee

  • Rep. Jeffrey Thompson
    Rep. Jeffrey Thompson

    Conferee

  • Sen. Carlin Yoder
    Sen. Carlin Yoder

    Advisor

  • Sen. Frank Mrvan
    Sen. Frank Mrvan

    Advisor

  • Rep. Todd Huston
    Rep. Todd Huston

    Advisor

  • Rep. Kreg Battles
    Rep. Kreg Battles

    Advisor

  • Rep. Sue Errington
    Rep. Sue Errington

    Advisor

  • Rep. Shelli VanDenburgh
    Rep. Shelli VanDenburgh

    Advisor

DIGEST

Charter school funding. Allows a charter school organizer to notify the department that it wants to receive the tuition support distributions for the state fiscal year 2014-2015 for all of the charter schools that the organizer operates. Provides that the state examiner shall establish guidelines and prescribe reporting requirements for organizers that are consistent with generally accepted accounting principles. Requires the organizer's authorizer to verify to the department that the charter schools are operated by the organizer. Provides that the department shall distribute the tuition support for the verified charter schools to the organizer. Permits the organizer to distribute the tuition support to ... each charter school it operates in the amounts determined by the organizer. Requires identification numbers and accounts to be used at the organizer and charter school levels. Prohibits an organizer from using tuition support for expenses incurred outside Indiana that are not directly related to the charter school the organizer operates in Indiana. Provides that a student, and the student's siblings, who attends a charter school may attend a different charter school held by the same organizer in subsequent years. Provides that if the state board adopts a rule to assign a category or designation of school improvement to a school corporation the state board shall also assign a category or designation of school improvement to a charter school organizer.