Legislative Document 233: Commissioner of Education Appointed by State Board of Education

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Legislative Document 233: Commissioner of Education Appointed by State Board of Education
Sponsors:
Representative Herbert Clark
Summary:

Currently, the Commissioner of Education is appointed by the Governor of Maine. This bill, if enacted, would give the authority to appoint the Commissioner of Education to the State Board of Education.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

2/1/2011 - (House) Referred to Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs
2/3/2011 - (Senate) Referred to Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs
3/1/2011 - (Senate) Withdrawn by Sponsor.

Since this bill has been withdrawn by the sponsor, it is considered dead. It is not likely to progress further.

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