92nd General Assembly
Summary of HB1032
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Short description: 
COMMUNITY EDUCATION ACT                                                    

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Creates the Community Education Act to promote lifelong  learning      
   for   the   entire   community   and  utilize  a  process  of  citizen      
   participation to encourage the  use  of  all  available  resources  to      
   respond  to  individual  and  community  needs.  Creates the Community      
   Education Program, implemented by the State  Board  of  Education  and      
   administered  by  a  Community Education Coordinator.  Allows a school      
   district to establish a community education program and levy a tax for      
   the program when authorized to do so by referendum.  With respect to a      
   school  district  community  education  program,  contains  provisions      
   concerning a community education fund, a  local  advisory  council,  a      
   Director  of  Community  Education,  the  non-duplication of programs,      
   community  education  consortiums,   partnership   agreements,   other      
   funding,  an  Area  Learning Center, and the certification of teaching      
   personnel.  Effective immediately.                                          
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: JAN-07-2003

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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