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November 19, 2004

Senate Concurrent Resolution 1611: Allows School Boards to Elect State Board of Education

Author:
By Committee on Education

Summary:
Allows local school board to elect all members of the State Board of Education.

Status:

05/17/2004Bill died in Committee

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose. This resolution would remove all direct democratic influence on the State Board of Education, making it a puppet of local school boards, which would then make it far less accountable to citizens.

Action Requested:
None at this time.

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