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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Permits a parent to choose to transfer a student to a different public school from the school that the student is assigned to attend. Begins in school year 2001-2002 with school choice within the school corporation of legal residence, extends school choice in the 2003-2004 school year to all school corporations in the county of legal residence, and ends implementation in school year 2005-2006 with school choice at any public school in Indiana. Provides that the transferor school corporation is responsible for providing transportation and for paying transfer tuition under the school choice program. Makes numerous administrative provisions.