Bill Text For HB1229 - House Floor Version

 1|              HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES - FLOOR VERSION                 |
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 2|                          STATE OF OKLAHOMA                            |
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 3|             1st Session of the 57th Legislature (2019)                |
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 4|HOUSE BILL 1229                      By: McBride                       |
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 8|                            AS INTRODUCED                              |
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 9|       An Act relating to virtual charter schools; amending            |
  |       70 O.S. 2011, Section 3-104, as last amended by                 |
10|       Section 1, Chapter 271, O.S.L. 2013 (70 O.S. Supp.              |
  |       2018, Section 3-104), which relates to the State                |
11|       Board of Education powers and duties; striking                  |
  |       reference to Statewide Virtual Charter School Board;            |
12|       amending 70 O.S. 2011, Section 3-142, as last amended           |
  |       by Section 6, Chapter 170, O.S.L. 2015 (70 O.S. Supp.           |
13|       2018, Section 3-142), which relates to charter school           |
  |       funding; transferring sponsorship authority to the              |
14|       State Board of Education; amending Sections 3, as               |
  |       amended by Section 4, Chapter 212, O.S.L. 2013, 5, as           |
15|       last amended by Section 1, Chapter 293, O.S.L. 2015,            |
  |       6 and 7, as amended by Sections 6 and 7, Chapter 212,           |
16|       O.S.L. 2013, Chapter 367, O.S.L. 2012, Section 1,               |
  |       Chapter 225, O.S.L. 2015 and Section 1, Chapter 247,            |
17|       O.S.L. 2017 (70 O.S. Supp. 2018, Sections 3-145.1,              |
  |       3-145.3, 3-145.4, 3-145.5, 3-145.7 and 3-145.8),                |
18|       which relate to statewide virtual charter schools;              |
  |       eliminating the Statewide Virtual Charter School                |
19|       Board; granting State Board of Education sole                   |
  |       sponsorship authority; transferring powers and duties           |
20|       to the State Department of Education; removing                  |
  |       appeals process; directing Department to promulgate             |
21|       rules; providing for succession of certain                      |
  |       contractual rights; changing revolving fund                     |
22|       beneficiary; altering revolving fund name;                      |
  |       authorizing expenditure of funds by State Board of              |
23|       Education; modifying purpose of fund; updating                  |
  |       reference to State Board of Education; authorizing              |
24|       promulgation of rules; repealing Section 4, Chapter             |
  |       367, O.S.L. 2012 (70 O.S. Supp. 2018, Section                   |
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 1|       3-145.2), which relates to Statewide Virtual Charter            |
  |       School Board meetings; and providing an effective               |
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 6|BE IT ENACTED BY THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA:                  |
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 7|    SECTION 1.     AMENDATORY     70 O.S. 2011, Section 3-104, as      |
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 8|last amended by Section 1, Chapter 271, O.S.L. 2013 (70 O.S. Supp.     |
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 9|2018, Section 3-104), is amended to read as follows:                   |
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10|    Section 3-104.  The supervision of the public school system of     |
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11|Oklahoma shall be vested in the State Board of Education and,          |
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12|subject to limitations otherwise provided by law, the State Board of   |
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13|Education shall:                                                       |
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14|    1.  Adopt policies and make rules for the operation of the         |
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15|public school system of the state;                                     |
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16|    2.  Appoint, prescribe the duties and fix the compensation of a    |
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17|secretary, an attorney and all other personnel necessary for the       |
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18|proper performance of the functions of the State Board of Education.   |
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19| The secretary shall not be a member of the Board;                     |
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20|    3.  Submit to the Governor a departmental budget based upon        |
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21|major functions of the Department as prepared by the State             |
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22|Superintendent of Public Instruction and supported by detailed data    |
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23|on needs and proposed operations as partially determined by the        |
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24|budgetary needs of local school districts filed with the State Board   |
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 1|of Education for the ensuing fiscal year.  Appropriations therefor     |
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 2|shall be made in lump-sum form for each major item in the budget as    |
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 3|follows:                                                               |
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 4|         a.   State Aid to schools,                                    |
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 5|         b.   the supervision of all other functions of general and    |
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 6|              special education including general control, free        |
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 7|              textbooks, school lunch, Indian education and all        |
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 8|              other functions of the Board and an amount sufficient    |
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 9|              to adequately staff and administer these services, and   |
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10|         c.   the Board shall determine the details by which the       |
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11|              budget and the appropriations are administered.          |
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12|              Annually, the Board shall make preparations to           |
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13|              consolidate all of the functions of the Department in    |
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14|              such a way that the budget can be based on two items,    |
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15|              administration and aid to schools.  A maximum amount     |
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16|              for administration shall be designated as a part of      |
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17|              the total appropriation;                                 |
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18|    4.  On the first day of December preceding each regular session    |
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19|of the Legislature, prepare and deliver to the Governor and the        |
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20|Legislature a report for the year ending June 30 immediately           |
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21|preceding the regular session of the Legislature.  The report shall    |
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22|contain:                                                               |
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 1|         a.   detailed statistics and other information concerning     |
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 2|              enrollment, attendance, expenditures including State     |
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 3|              Aid, and other pertinent data for all public schools     |
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 4|              in this state,                                           |
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 5|         b.   reports from each and every division within the State    |
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 6|              Department of Education as submitted by the State        |
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 7|              Superintendent of Public Instruction and any other       |
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 8|              division, department, institution or other agency        |
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 9|              under the supervision of the Board,                      |
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10|         c.   recommendations for the improvement of the public        |
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11|              school system of the state,                              |
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12|         d.   a statement of the receipts and expenditures of the      |
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13|              State Board of Education for the past year, and          |
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14|         e.   a statement of plans and recommendations for the         |
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15|              management and improvement of public schools and such    |
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16|              other information relating to the educational            |
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17|              interests of the state as may be deemed necessary and    |
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18|              desirable;                                               |
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19|    5.  Provide for the formulation and adoption of curricula,         |
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20|courses of study and other instructional aids necessary for the        |
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21|adequate instruction of pupils in the public schools;                  |
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22|    6.  Have authority in matters pertaining to the licensure and      |
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23|certification of persons for instructional, supervisory and            |
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24|administrative positions and services in the public schools of the     |
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 1|state subject to the provisions of Section 6-184 of this title, and    |
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 2|shall formulate rules governing the issuance and revocation of         |
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 3|certificates for superintendents of schools, principals,               |
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 4|supervisors, librarians, clerical employees, school nurses, school     |
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 5|bus drivers, visiting teachers, classroom teachers and for other       |
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 6|personnel performing instructional, administrative and supervisory     |
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 7|services, but not including members of boards of education and other   |
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 8|employees who do not work directly with pupils, and may charge and     |
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 9|collect reasonable fees for the issuance of such certificates:         |
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10|         a.   the State Department of Education shall not issue a      |
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11|              certificate to and shall revoke the certificate of any   |
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12|              person who has been convicted, whether upon a verdict    |
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13|              or plea of guilty or upon a plea of nolo contendere,     |
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14|              or received a suspended sentence or any probationary     |
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15|              term for a crime or an attempt to commit a crime         |
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16|              provided for in Section 843.5 of Title 21 of the         |
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17|              Oklahoma Statutes if the offense involved sexual abuse   |
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18|              or sexual exploitation as those terms are defined in     |
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19|              Section 1-1-105 of Title 10A of the Oklahoma Statutes,   |
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20|              Sections 741, 843.1, if the offense included sexual      |
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21|              abuse or sexual exploitation, 865 et seq., 885, 888,     |
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22|              891, 1021, 1021.2, 1021.3, 1040.13a, 1087, 1088,         |
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23|              1111.1, 1114 or 1123 of Title 21 of the Oklahoma         |
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24|              Statutes or who enters this state and who has been       |
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 1|              convicted, received a suspended sentence or received a   |
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 2|              deferred judgment for a crime or attempted crime         |
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 3|              which, if committed or attempted in this state, would    |
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 4|              be a crime or an attempt to commit a crime provided      |
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 5|              for in any of said laws,                                 |
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 6|         b.   all funds collected by the State Department of           |
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 7|              Education for the issuance of certificates to            |
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 8|              instructional, supervisory and administrative            |
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 9|              personnel in the public schools of the state shall be    |
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10|              deposited in the "Teachers' Certificate Fund" in the     |
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11|              State Treasury and may be expended by the State Board    |
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12|              of Education to finance the activities of the State      |
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13|              Department of Education necessary to administer the      |
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14|              program, for consultative services, publication costs,   |
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15|              actual and necessary travel expenses as provided in      |
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16|              the State Travel Reimbursement Act incurred by persons   |
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17|              performing research work, and other expenses found       |
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18|              necessary by the State Board of Education for the        |
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19|              improvement of the preparation and certification of      |
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20|              teachers in Oklahoma.  Provided, any unobligated         |
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21|              balance in the Teachers' Certificate Fund in excess of   |
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22|              Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) on June 30 of any      |
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23|              fiscal year shall be transferred to the General          |
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24|              Revenue Fund of the State of Oklahoma.  Until July 1,    |
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 1|              1997, the State Board of Education shall have            |
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 2|              authority for approval of teacher education programs.    |
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 3|              The State Board of Education shall also have authority   |
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 4|              for the administration of teacher residency and          |
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 5|              professional development, subject to the provisions of   |
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 6|              the Oklahoma Teacher Preparation Act;                    |
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 7|    7.  Promulgate rules governing the classification, inspection,     |
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 8|supervision and accrediting of all public nursery, kindergarten,       |
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 9|elementary and secondary schools and on-site educational services      |
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10|provided by public school districts or state-accredited private        |
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11|schools in partial hospitalization programs, day treatment programs,   |
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12|and day hospital programs as defined in this act for persons between   |
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13|the ages of three (3) and twenty-one (21) years of age in the state.   |
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14| However, no school shall be denied accreditation solely on the        |
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15|basis of average daily attendance.                                     |
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16|    Any school district which maintains an elementary school and       |
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17|faces the necessity of relocating its school facilities because of     |
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18|construction of a lake, either by state or federal authority, which    |
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19|will inundate the school facilities, shall be entitled to receive      |
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20|probationary accreditation from the State Board of Education for a     |
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21|period of five (5) years after the effective date of this act and      |
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22|any school district, otherwise qualified, shall be entitled to         |
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23|receive probationary accreditation from the State Board of Education   |
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24|for a period of two (2) consecutive years to attain the minimum        |
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 1|average daily attendance.  The Head Start and public nurseries or      |
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 2|kindergartens operated from Community Action Program funds shall not   |
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 3|be subjected to the accrediting rules of the State Board of            |
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 4|Education.  Neither will the State Board of Education make rules       |
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 5|affecting the operation of the public nurseries and kindergartens      |
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 6|operated from federal funds secured through Community Action           |
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 7|Programs even though they may be operating in the public schools of    |
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 8|the state.  However, any of the Head Start or public nurseries or      |
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 9|kindergartens operated under federal regulations may make              |
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10|application for accrediting from the State Board of Education but      |
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11|will be accredited only if application for the approval of the         |
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12|programs is made.  The status of no school district shall be changed   |
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13|which will reduce it to a lower classification until due notice has    |
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14|been given to the proper authorities thereof and an opportunity        |
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15|given to correct the conditions which otherwise would be the cause     |
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16|of such reduction.                                                     |
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17|    Private and parochial schools may be accredited and classified     |
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18|in like manner as public schools or, if an accrediting association     |
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19|is approved by the State Board of Education, by procedures             |
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20|established by the State Board of Education to accept accreditation    |
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21|by such accrediting association, if application is made to the State   |
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22|Board of Education for such accrediting;                               |
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23|    8.  Be the legal agent of the State of Oklahoma to accept, in      |
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24|its discretion, the provisions of any Act of Congress appropriating    |
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 1|or apportioning funds which are now, or may hereafter be, provided     |
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 2|for use in connection with any phase of the system of public           |
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 3|education in Oklahoma.  It shall prescribe such rules as it finds      |
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 4|necessary to provide for the proper distribution of such funds in      |
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 5|accordance with the state and federal laws;                            |
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 6|    9.  Be and is specifically hereby designated as the agency of      |
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 7|this state to cooperate and deal with any officer, board or            |
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 8|authority of the United States Government under any law of the         |
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 9|United States which may require or recommend cooperation with any      |
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10|state board having charge of the administration of public schools      |
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11|unless otherwise provided by law;                                      |
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12|    10.  Be and is hereby designated as the "State Educational         |
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13|Agency" referred to in Public Law 396 of the 79th Congress of the      |
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14|United States, which law states that said act may be cited as the      |
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15|"National School Lunch Act", and said State Board of Education is      |
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16|hereby authorized and directed to accept the terms and provisions of   |
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17|said act and to enter into such agreements, not in conflict with the   |
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18|Constitution of Oklahoma or the Constitution and Statutes of the       |
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19|United States, as may be necessary or appropriate to secure for the    |
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20|State of Oklahoma the benefits of the school lunch program             |
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21|established and referred to in said act;                               |
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22|    11.  Have authority to secure and administer the benefits of the   |
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23|National School Lunch Act, Public Law 396 of the 79th Congress of      |
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24|the United States, in the State of Oklahoma and is hereby authorized   |
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 1|to employ or appoint and fix the compensation of such additional       |
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 2|officers or employees and to incur such expenses as may be necessary   |
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 3|for the accomplishment of the above purpose, administer the            |
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 4|distribution of any state funds appropriated by the Legislature        |
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 5|required as federal matching to reimburse on children's meals;         |
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 6|    12.  Accept and provide for the administration of any land,        |
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 7|money, buildings, gifts, donation or other things of value which may   |
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 8|be offered or bequeathed to the schools under the supervision or       |
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10|    13.  Have authority to require persons having administrative       |
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11|control of all school districts in Oklahoma to make such regular and   |
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12|special reports regarding the activities of the schools in said        |
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13|districts as the Board may deem needful for the proper exercise of     |
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14|its duties and functions.  Such authority shall include the right of   |
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15|the State Board of Education to withhold all state funds under its     |
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16|control, to withhold official recognition, including accrediting,      |
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17|until such required reports have been filed and accepted in the        |
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18|office of said Board and to revoke the certificates of persons         |
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19|failing or refusing to make such reports;                              |
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20|    14.  Have general supervision of the school lunch program.  The    |
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21|State Board of Education may sponsor workshops for personnel and       |
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22|participants in the school lunch program and may develop, print and    |
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23|distribute free of charge or sell any materials, books and bulletins   |
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24|to be used in such school lunch programs.  There is hereby created     |
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 1|in the State Treasury a revolving fund for the Board, to be            |
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 2|designated the School Lunch Workshop Revolving Fund.  The fund shall   |
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 3|consist of all fees derived from or on behalf of any participant in    |
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 4|any such workshop sponsored by the State Board of Education, or from   |
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 5|the sale of any materials, books and bulletins, and such funds shall   |
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 6|be disbursed for expenses of such workshops and for developing,        |
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 7|printing and distributing of such materials, books and bulletins       |
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 8|relating to the school lunch program.  The fund shall be               |
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 9|administered in accordance with Section 155 of Title 62 of the         |
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10|Oklahoma Statutes;                                                     |
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11|    15.  Prescribe all forms for school district and county officers   |
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12|to report to the State Board of Education where required.  The State   |
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13|Board of Education shall also prescribe a list of appropriation        |
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14|accounts by which the funds of school districts shall be budgeted,     |
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15|accounted for and expended; and it shall be the duty of the State      |
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16|Auditor and Inspector in prescribing all budgeting, accounting and     |
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17|reporting forms for school funds to conform to such lists;             |
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18|    16.  Provide for the establishment of a uniform system of pupil    |
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19|and personnel accounting, records and reports;                         |
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20|    17.  Have authority to provide for the health and safety of        |
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21|school children and school personnel while under the jurisdiction of   |
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22|school authorities;                                                    |
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23|    18.  Provide for the supervision of the transportation of          |
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24|pupils;                                                                |
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 1|    19.  Have authority, upon request of the local school board, to    |
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 2|act in behalf of the public schools of the state in the purchase of    |
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 3|transportation equipment;                                              |
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 4|    20.  Have authority and is hereby required to perform all duties   |
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 5|necessary to the administration of the public school system in         |
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 6|Oklahoma as specified in the Oklahoma School Code; and, in addition    |
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 7|thereto, those duties not specifically mentioned herein if not         |
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 8|delegated by law to any other agency or official;                      |
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 9|    21.  Administer the State Public Common School Building            |
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10|Equalization Fund established by Section 32 of Article X of the        |
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11|Oklahoma Constitution.  Any monies as may be appropriated or           |
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12|designated by the Legislature, other than ad valorem taxes, any        |
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13|other funds identified by the State Department of Education, which     |
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14|may include, but not be limited to, grants-in-aid from the federal     |
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15|government for building purposes, the proceeds of all property that    |
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16|shall fall to the state by escheat, penalties for unlawful holding     |
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17|of real estate by corporations, and capital gains on assets of the     |
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18|permanent school funds, shall be deposited in the State Public         |
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19|Common School Building Equalization Fund.  The fund shall be used to   |
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20|aid school districts and charter schools in acquiring buildings,       |
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21|subject to the limitations fixed by Section 32 of Article X of the     |
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22|Oklahoma Constitution.  It is hereby declared that the term            |
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23|"acquiring buildings" as used in Section 32 of Article X of the        |
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24|Oklahoma Constitution shall mean acquiring or improving school         |
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 1|sites, constructing, repairing, remodeling or equipping buildings,     |
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 2|or acquiring school furniture, fixtures, or equipment.  For charter    |
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 3|schools, the fund shall only be used to acquire buildings in which     |
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 4|students enrolled in the charter school will be attending.  It is      |
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 5|hereby declared that the term "school districts" as used in Section    |
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 6|32 of Article X of the Oklahoma Constitution shall mean school         |
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 7|districts and charter schools created pursuant to the provisions of    |
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 8|the Oklahoma Charter Schools Act.  If sufficient monies are            |
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 9|available in the fund, the Board shall solicit proposals for grants    |
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10|from school districts and charter schools and shall determine the      |
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11|process for consideration of proposals.  Grants shall be awarded       |
  |                                                                       |
12|only to school districts which have a total assessed property          |
  |                                                                       |
13|valuation per average daily membership that is less than the state     |
  |                                                                       |
14|average total assessed property valuation per average daily            |
  |                                                                       |
15|membership and, at the time of application, the district has voted     |
  |                                                                       |
16|the five-mill building fund levy authorized in Section 10 of Article   |
  |                                                                       |
17|X of the Oklahoma Constitution, and has voted indebtedness through     |
  |                                                                       |
18|the issuance of new bonds for at least fifty percent (50%) within      |
  |                                                                       |
19|the last three (3) years of the maximum allowable pursuant to the      |
  |                                                                       |
20|provisions of Section 26 of Article X of the Oklahoma Constitution     |
  |                                                                       |
21|as shown on the school district budget filed with the State Board of   |
  |                                                                       |
22|Equalization for the current school year and certifications by the     |
  |                                                                       |
23|Attorney General prior to April 1 of the school year.  Grants shall    |
  |                                                                       |
24|be awarded only to charter schools which have secured matching funds   |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|for the specific purpose of acquiring buildings in an amount of not    |
  |                                                                       |
 2|less than ten percent (10%) of the total grant amount.  The amount     |
  |                                                                       |
 3|of each grant awarded by the Board each year shall not exceed Four     |
  |                                                                       |
 4|Million Dollars ($4,000,000.00).  From the total amount available to   |
  |                                                                       |
 5|provide grants to public schools and charter schools, charter          |
  |                                                                       |
 6|schools shall be allocated the greater of ten percent (10%) of the     |
  |                                                                       |
 7|total amount or the percent of students enrolled in charter schools    |
  |                                                                       |
 8|that are not sponsored by the Statewide Virtual Charter School Board   |
  |                                                                       |
 9|virtual charter schools as compared to the student enrollment in       |
  |                                                                       |
10|school districts which have a total assessed property valuation per    |
  |                                                                       |
11|average daily membership that is equal to or less than twenty-five     |
  |                                                                       |
12|percent (25%) of the state total assessed property valuation per       |
  |                                                                       |
13|average daily membership.  The Board shall give priority               |
  |                                                                       |
14|consideration to school districts which have a total assessed          |
  |                                                                       |
15|property valuation per average daily membership that is equal to or    |
  |                                                                       |
16|less than twenty-five percent (25%) of the state average total         |
  |                                                                       |
17|assessed property valuation per average daily membership.  The Board   |
  |                                                                       |
18|is authorized to prorate grants awarded if monies are not sufficient   |
  |                                                                       |
19|in the fund to award grants to qualified districts and charter         |
  |                                                                       |
20|schools.  The State Board of Education shall make available to         |
  |                                                                       |
21|eligible charter schools any unused grant funds that remain after      |
  |                                                                       |
22|the initial allocation to all eligible public school districts and     |
  |                                                                       |
23|charter schools of this state.  The State Board of Education shall     |
  |                                                                       |
24|prescribe rules for making grants of aid from, and for otherwise       |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|administering, the fund pursuant to the provisions of this             |
  |                                                                       |
 2|paragraph, and may employ and fix the duties and compensation of       |
  |                                                                       |
 3|technicians, aides, clerks, stenographers, attorneys and other         |
  |                                                                       |
 4|personnel deemed necessary to carry out the provisions of this         |
  |                                                                       |
 5|paragraph.  The cost of administering the fund shall be paid from      |
  |                                                                       |
 6|monies appropriated to the State Board of Education for the            |
  |                                                                       |
 7|operation of the State Department of Education;                        |
  |                                                                       |
 8|    22.  Recognize that the Director of the Oklahoma Department of     |
  |                                                                       |
 9|Corrections shall be the administrative authority for the schools      |
  |                                                                       |
10|which are maintained in the state reformatories and shall appoint      |
  |                                                                       |
11|the principals and teachers in such schools.  Provided, that rules     |
  |                                                                       |
12|of the State Board of Education for the classification, inspection     |
  |                                                                       |
13|and accreditation of public schools shall be applicable to such        |
  |                                                                       |
14|schools; and such schools shall comply with standards set by the       |
  |                                                                       |
15|State Board of Education; and                                          |
  |                                                                       |
16|    23.  Have authority to administer a revolving fund which is        |
  |                                                                       |
17|hereby created in the State Treasury, to be designated the             |
  |                                                                       |
18|Statistical Services Revolving Fund.  The fund shall consist of all    |
  |                                                                       |
19|monies received from the various school districts of the state, the    |
  |                                                                       |
20|United States Government, and other sources for the purpose of         |
  |                                                                       |
21|furnishing or financing statistical services and for any other         |
  |                                                                       |
22|purpose as designated by the Legislature.  The State Board of          |
  |                                                                       |
23|Education is hereby authorized to enter into agreements with school    |
  |                                                                       |
24|districts, municipalities, the United States Government, foundations   |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|and other agencies or individuals for services, programs or research   |
  |                                                                       |
 2|projects.  The Statistical Services Revolving Fund shall be            |
  |                                                                       |
 3|administered in accordance with Section 155 of Title 62 of the         |
  |                                                                       |
 4|Oklahoma Statutes.                                                     |
  |                                                                       |
 5|    SECTION 2.     AMENDATORY     70 O.S. 2011, Section 3-142, as      |
  |                                                                       |
 6|last amended by Section 6, Chapter 170, O.S.L. 2015 (70 O.S. Supp.     |
  |                                                                       |
 7|2018, Section 3-142), is amended to read as follows:                   |
  |                                                                       |
 8|    Section 3-142.  A.  For purposes of funding, a charter school      |
  |                                                                       |
 9|sponsored by a board of education of a school district shall be        |
  |                                                                       |
10|considered a site within the school district in which the charter      |
  |                                                                       |
11|school is located.  The student membership of the charter school       |
  |                                                                       |
12|shall be considered separate from the student membership of the        |
  |                                                                       |
13|district in which the charter school is located for the purpose of     |
  |                                                                       |
14|calculating weighted average daily membership pursuant to Section      |
  |                                                                       |
15|18-201.1 of this title and State Aid pursuant to Section 18-200.1 of   |
  |                                                                       |
16|this title.  For charter schools sponsored by a board of education     |
  |                                                                       |
17|of a school district, the sum of the separate calculations for the     |
  |                                                                       |
18|charter school and the school district shall be used to determine      |
  |                                                                       |
19|the total State Aid allocation for the district in which the charter   |
  |                                                                       |
20|school is located.  A charter school shall receive from the            |
  |                                                                       |
21|sponsoring school district, the State Aid allocation and any other     |
  |                                                                       |
22|state-appropriated revenue generated by its students for the           |
  |                                                                       |
23|applicable year, less up to five percent (5%) of the State Aid         |
  |                                                                       |
24|allocation, which may be retained by the school district as a fee      |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|for administrative services rendered.  For charter schools sponsored   |
  |                                                                       |
 2|by the board of education of a technology center school district, a    |
  |                                                                       |
 3|higher education institution, the State Board of Education, or a       |
  |                                                                       |
 4|federally recognized Indian tribe and for statewide virtual charter    |
  |                                                                       |
 5|schools sponsored by the Statewide Virtual Charter School State        |
  |                                                                       |
 6|Board of Education, the State Aid allocation for the charter school    |
  |                                                                       |
 7|shall be distributed by the State Board of Education and not more      |
  |                                                                       |
 8|than five percent (5%) of the State Aid allocation may be charged by   |
  |                                                                       |
 9|the sponsor as a fee for administrative services rendered.  The        |
  |                                                                       |
10|State Board of Education shall determine the policy and procedure      |
  |                                                                       |
11|for making payments to a charter school.  The fee for administrative   |
  |                                                                       |
12|services as authorized in this subsection shall only be assessed on    |
  |                                                                       |
13|the State Aid allocation amount and shall not be assessed on any       |
  |                                                                       |
14|other appropriated amounts.                                            |
  |                                                                       |
15|    B.  1.  The weighted average daily membership for the first year   |
  |                                                                       |
16|of operation of a charter school shall be determined initially by      |
  |                                                                       |
17|multiplying the actual enrollment of students as of August 1 by        |
  |                                                                       |
18|1.333.  The charter school shall receive revenue equal to that which   |
  |                                                                       |
19|would be generated by the estimated weighted average daily             |
  |                                                                       |
20|membership calculated pursuant to this paragraph.  At midyear, the     |
  |                                                                       |
21|allocation for the charter school shall be adjusted using the first    |
  |                                                                       |
22|quarter weighted average daily membership for the charter school       |
  |                                                                       |
23|calculated pursuant to subsection A of this section.                   |
  |                                                                       |
24|                                                                       |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|    2.  For the purpose of calculating weighted average daily          |
  |                                                                       |
 2|membership pursuant to Section 18-201.1 of this title and State Aid    |
  |                                                                       |
 3|pursuant to Section 18-200.1 of this title, the weighted average       |
  |                                                                       |
 4|daily membership for the first year of operation and each year         |
  |                                                                       |
 5|thereafter of a full-time virtual charter school shall be determined   |
  |                                                                       |
 6|by multiplying the actual enrollment of students as of August 1 by     |
  |                                                                       |
 7|1.333.  The full-time virtual charter school shall receive revenue     |
  |                                                                       |
 8|equal to that which would be generated by the estimated weighted       |
  |                                                                       |
 9|average daily membership calculated pursuant to this paragraph.  At    |
  |                                                                       |
10|midyear, the allocation for the full-time virtual charter school       |
  |                                                                       |
11|shall be adjusted using the first quarter weighted average daily       |
  |                                                                       |
12|membership for the virtual charter school calculated pursuant to       |
  |                                                                       |
13|subsection A of this section.                                          |
  |                                                                       |
14|    C.  A charter school shall be eligible to receive any other aid,   |
  |                                                                       |
15|grants or revenues allowed to other schools.  A charter school         |
  |                                                                       |
16|sponsored by the board of education of a technology center school      |
  |                                                                       |
17|district, a higher education institution, the State Board of           |
  |                                                                       |
18|Education, or a federally recognized Indian tribe shall be             |
  |                                                                       |
19|considered a local education agency for purposes of funding.  A        |
  |                                                                       |
20|charter school sponsored by a board of education of a school           |
  |                                                                       |
21|district shall be considered a local education agency for purposes     |
  |                                                                       |
22|of federal funding.                                                    |
  |                                                                       |
23|    D.  A charter school, in addition to the money received from the   |
  |                                                                       |
24|state, may receive money from any other source.  Any unexpended        |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|funds may be reserved and used for future purposes.  The governing     |
  |                                                                       |
 2|body of a charter school shall not levy taxes or issue bonds.  If      |
  |                                                                       |
 3|otherwise allowed by law, the governing body of a charter school may   |
  |                                                                       |
 4|enter into private contracts for the purposes of borrowing money       |
  |                                                                       |
 5|from lenders.  If the governing body of the charter school borrows     |
  |                                                                       |
 6|money, the charter school shall be solely responsible for repaying     |
  |                                                                       |
 7|the debt, and the state or the sponsor shall not in any way be         |
  |                                                                       |
 8|responsible or obligated to repay the debt.                            |
  |                                                                       |
 9|    E.  Any charter school which chooses to lease property shall be    |
  |                                                                       |
10|eligible to receive current government lease rates.                    |
  |                                                                       |
11|    SECTION 3.     AMENDATORY     Section 3, Chapter 367, O.S.L.       |
  |                                                                       |
12|2012, as amended by Section 4, Chapter 212, O.S.L. 2013 (70 O.S.       |
  |                                                                       |
13|Supp. 2018, Section 3-145.1), is amended to read as follows:           |
  |                                                                       |
14|    Section 3-145.1  A.  There is hereby created the Statewide         |
  |                                                                       |
15|Virtual Charter School Board.  The State Board of Education shall      |
  |                                                                       |
16|have the sole authority to authorize and sponsor statewide virtual     |
  |                                                                       |
17|charter schools in this state.  The Board shall be composed of five    |
  |                                                                       |
18|(5) voting members as follows:                                         |
  |                                                                       |
19|    1.  One member appointed by the Governor, who shall be a           |
  |                                                                       |
20|resident and elector of the Fifth Congressional District;              |
  |                                                                       |
21|    2.  Two members appointed by the President Pro Tempore of the      |
  |                                                                       |
22|Senate, one of whom shall be a resident and elector of the First       |
  |                                                                       |
23|Congressional District and one of whom shall be a resident and         |
  |                                                                       |
24|elector of the Third Congressional District;                           |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|    3.  Two members appointed by the Speaker of the House of           |
  |                                                                       |
 2|Representatives, one of whom shall be a resident and elector of the    |
  |                                                                       |
 3|Second Congressional District and one of whom shall be a resident      |
  |                                                                       |
 4|and elector of the Fourth Congressional District; and                  |
  |                                                                       |
 5|    4.  The State Superintendent of Public Instruction and the         |
  |                                                                       |
 6|Secretary of Education or their designees shall serve as ex officio    |
  |                                                                       |
 7|nonvoting members, and shall not be counted toward a quorum.           |
  |                                                                       |
 8|    B.  Initial appointments shall be made by August 1, 2012.  The     |
  |                                                                       |
 9|President Pro Tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of    |
  |                                                                       |
10|Representatives shall each appoint one member for one (1) year and     |
  |                                                                       |
11|one member for three (3) years.  The Governor shall appoint one        |
  |                                                                       |
12|member for two (2) years.  Members shall serve until their             |
  |                                                                       |
13|successors are duly appointed for a term of three (3) years.           |
  |                                                                       |
14|Appointments shall be made by and take effect on November 1 of the     |
  |                                                                       |
15|year in which the appointment is made.  Annually by December 30 the    |
  |                                                                       |
16|Board shall elect from its membership a chair and vice-chair.          |
  |                                                                       |
17|    C.  A member may be removed from the Board by the appointing       |
  |                                                                       |
18|authority for cause which shall include, but not be limited to:        |
  |                                                                       |
19|    1.  Being found guilty by a court of competent jurisdiction of a   |
  |                                                                       |
20|felony or any offense involving moral turpitude;                       |
  |                                                                       |
21|    2.  Being found guilty of malfeasance, misfeasance or              |
  |                                                                       |
22|nonfeasance in relation to Board duties;                               |
  |                                                                       |
23|    3.  Being found mentally incompetent by a court of competent       |
  |                                                                       |
24|jurisdiction; or                                                       |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|    4.  Failing to attend three successive meetings of the Board       |
  |                                                                       |
 2|without just cause, as determined by the Board.                        |
  |                                                                       |
 3|    D.  Vacancies shall be filled by the appointing authority.         |
  |                                                                       |
 4|    E.  No member of the Senate or House of Representatives may be     |
  |                                                                       |
 5|appointed to the Board while serving as a member of the Legislature,   |
  |                                                                       |
 6|or for two (2) full years following the expiration of the term of      |
  |                                                                       |
 7|office.                                                                |
  |                                                                       |
 8|    F.  The State Department of Education shall provide staff          |
  |                                                                       |
 9|support to the Board until December 31, 2014, and thereafter the       |
  |                                                                       |
10|Department shall provide office space for the operation of the         |
  |                                                                       |
11|Board.                                                                 |
  |                                                                       |
12|    SECTION 4.     AMENDATORY     Section 5, Chapter 367, O.S.L.       |
  |                                                                       |
13|2012, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 293, O.S.L. 2015 (70       |
  |                                                                       |
14|O.S. Supp. 2018, Section 3-145.3), is amended to read as follows:      |
  |                                                                       |
15|    Section 3-145.3  A.  Subject to the requirements of the Oklahoma   |
  |                                                                       |
16|Charter Schools Act, the Statewide Virtual Charter School Board        |
  |                                                                       |
17|State Department of Education shall:                                   |
  |                                                                       |
18|    1.  Provide oversight of the operations of statewide virtual       |
  |                                                                       |
19|charter schools in this state;                                         |
  |                                                                       |
20|    2.  Establish a procedure for accepting, approving and             |
  |                                                                       |
21|disapproving statewide virtual charter school applications and a       |
  |                                                                       |
22|process for renewal or revocation of approved charter school           |
  |                                                                       |
23|contracts which minimally meet the procedures set forth in the         |
  |                                                                       |
24|Oklahoma Charter Schools Act;                                          |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|    3.  Make publicly available a list of supplemental online          |
  |                                                                       |
 2|courses which have been reviewed and certified by the Statewide        |
  |                                                                       |
 3|Virtual Charter School Board Department to ensure that the courses     |
  |                                                                       |
 4|are high quality options and are aligned with the subject matter       |
  |                                                                       |
 5|standards adopted by the State Board of Education pursuant to          |
  |                                                                       |
 6|Section 11-103.6 of this title.  The Statewide Virtual Charter         |
  |                                                                       |
 7|School Board Department shall give special emphasis on listing         |
  |                                                                       |
 8|supplemental online courses in science, technology, engineering and    |
  |                                                                       |
 9|math (STEM), foreign language and advanced placement courses.          |
  |                                                                       |
10|School districts shall not be limited to selecting supplemental        |
  |                                                                       |
11|online courses that have been reviewed and certified by the            |
  |                                                                       |
12|Statewide Virtual Charter School Board Department and listed as        |
  |                                                                       |
13|provided for in this paragraph; and                                    |
  |                                                                       |
14|    4.  In conjunction with the Office of Management and Enterprise    |
  |                                                                       |
15|Services, negotiate and enter into contracts with supplemental         |
  |                                                                       |
16|online course providers to offer a state rate price to school          |
  |                                                                       |
17|districts for supplemental online courses that have been reviewed      |
  |                                                                       |
18|and certified by the Statewide Virtual Charter School Board            |
  |                                                                       |
19|Department and listed as provided for in paragraph 3 of this           |
  |                                                                       |
20|subsection.                                                            |
  |                                                                       |
21|    B.  Each statewide virtual charter school which has been           |
  |                                                                       |
22|approved and sponsored by the Board or any virtual charter school      |
  |                                                                       |
23|for which the Board has assumed sponsorship of as provided for in      |
  |                                                                       |
24|Section 3-145.5 of this title shall be considered a statewide          |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|virtual charter school and the geographic boundaries of each           |
  |                                                                       |
 2|statewide virtual charter school shall be the borders of the state.    |
  |                                                                       |
 3|    C.  Each statewide virtual charter school approved by the          |
  |                                                                       |
 4|Statewide Virtual Charter School Board shall be eligible to receive    |
  |                                                                       |
 5|federal funds generated by students enrolled in the charter school     |
  |                                                                       |
 6|for the applicable year.  Each statewide virtual charter school        |
  |                                                                       |
 7|shall be considered a separate local education agency for purposes     |
  |                                                                       |
 8|of reporting and accountability.                                       |
  |                                                                       |
 9|    D.  As calculated as provided for in Section 3-142 of this         |
  |                                                                       |
10|title, a statewide virtual charter school shall receive the State      |
  |                                                                       |
11|Aid allocation and any other state-appropriated revenue generated by   |
  |                                                                       |
12|students enrolled in the virtual charter school for the applicable     |
  |                                                                       |
13|year, less up to five percent (5%) of the State Aid allocation,        |
  |                                                                       |
14|which may be retained by the Statewide Virtual Charter School Board    |
  |                                                                       |
15|for administrative expenses and to support the mission of the Board.   |
  |                                                                       |
16| A statewide virtual charter school shall be eligible for any other    |
  |                                                                       |
17|funding any other charter school is eligible for as provided for in    |
  |                                                                       |
18|Section 3-142 of this title.  Each statewide virtual charter school    |
  |                                                                       |
19|shall be considered a separate local education agency for purposes     |
  |                                                                       |
20|of reporting and accountability.                                       |
  |                                                                       |
21|    E.  Students enrolled full-time in a statewide virtual charter     |
  |                                                                       |
22|school sponsored by the Statewide Virtual Charter School Board shall   |
  |                                                                       |
23|not be authorized to participate in any activities administered by     |
  |                                                                       |
24|the Oklahoma Secondary Schools Activities Association.  However, the   |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|students may participate in intramural activities sponsored by a       |
  |                                                                       |
 2|statewide virtual charter school, an online provider for the charter   |
  |                                                                       |
 3|school or any other outside organization.                              |
  |                                                                       |
 4|    F.  The decision of the Statewide Virtual Charter School Board     |
  |                                                                       |
 5|to deny, nonrenew or terminate the charter contract of a statewide     |
  |                                                                       |
 6|virtual charter school may be appealed to the State Board of           |
  |                                                                       |
 7|Education within thirty (30) days of the decision by the Statewide     |
  |                                                                       |
 8|Virtual Charter School Board.  The State Board of Education shall      |
  |                                                                       |
 9|act on the appeal within sixty (60) days of receipt of the request     |
  |                                                                       |
10|from the statewide virtual charter school applicant.  The State        |
  |                                                                       |
11|Board of Education may reverse the decision of the Statewide Virtual   |
  |                                                                       |
12|Charter School Board or may remand the matter back to the Statewide    |
  |                                                                       |
13|Virtual Charter School Board for further proceeding as directed.       |
  |                                                                       |
14|    SECTION 5.     AMENDATORY     Section 6, Chapter 367, O.S.L.       |
  |                                                                       |
15|2012, as amended by Section 6, Chapter 212, O.S.L. 2013 (70 O.S.       |
  |                                                                       |
16|Supp. 2018, Section 3-145.4), is amended to read as follows:           |
  |                                                                       |
17|    Section 3-145.4  Pursuant to and in compliance with Article I of   |
  |                                                                       |
18|the Administrative Procedures Act, the Statewide Virtual Charter       |
  |                                                                       |
19|School Board State Department of Education shall promulgate rules as   |
  |                                                                       |
20|may be necessary to implement the provisions of this act.              |
  |                                                                       |
21|    SECTION 6.     AMENDATORY     Section 7, Chapter 367, O.S.L.       |
  |                                                                       |
22|2012, as amended by Section 7, Chapter 212, O.S.L. 2013 (70 O.S.       |
  |                                                                       |
23|Supp. 2018, Section 3-145.5), is amended to read as follows:           |
  |                                                                       |
24|                                                                       |
  |                                                                       |
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 1|    Section 3-145.5  A.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law,   |
  |                                                                       |
 2|beginning July 1, 2014, no school district shall offer full-time       |
  |                                                                       |
 3|virtual education to students who are not residents of the school      |
  |                                                                       |
 4|district or enter into a virtual charter school contract with a        |
  |                                                                       |
 5|provider to provide full-time virtual education to students who do     |
  |                                                                       |
 6|not reside within the school district boundaries.                      |
  |                                                                       |
 7|    B.  Effective July 1, 2014, the Statewide Virtual Charter School   |
  |                                                                       |
 8|Board State Board of Education shall succeed to any contractual        |
  |                                                                       |
 9|rights and responsibilities incurred by a school district in a         |
  |                                                                       |
10|virtual charter school contract executed prior to January 1, 2014,     |
  |                                                                       |
11|with a provider to provide full-time virtual education to students     |
  |                                                                       |
12|who do not reside within the school district boundaries.  All          |
  |                                                                       |
13|property, equipment, supplies, records, assets, current and future     |
  |                                                                       |
14|liability, encumbrances, obligations and indebtedness associated       |
  |                                                                       |
15|with the contract shall be transferred to the Statewide Virtual        |
  |                                                                       |
16|Charter School Board.  Appropriate conveyances and other documents     |
  |                                                                       |
17|shall be executed to effectuate the transfer of any property           |
  |                                                                       |
18|associated with the contract.  Upon succession of the contract, the    |
  |                                                                       |
19|Board shall assume sponsorship of the virtual charter school for the   |
  |                                                                       |
20|remainder of the term of the contract.  Prior to the end of the        |
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21|current term of the contract, the Board shall allow the provider of    |
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22|the virtual charter school to apply for renewal of the contract with   |
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23|the Board in accordance with the renewal procedures established        |
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24|pursuant to Section 3-145.3 of this title.                             |
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 1|    SECTION 7.     AMENDATORY     Section 1, Chapter 225, O.S.L.       |
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 2|2015 (70 O.S. Supp. 2018, Section 3-145.7), is amended to read as      |
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 3|follows:                                                               |
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 4|    Section 3-145.7  There is hereby created in the State Treasury a   |
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 5|revolving fund for the Statewide Virtual Charter School State Board    |
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 6|of Education to be designated the "Statewide Virtual Charter School    |
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 7|Board Revolving Fund".  The fund shall be a continuing fund, not       |
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 8|subject to fiscal year limitations, and shall consist of all monies    |
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 9|received by the Statewide Virtual Charter School Board from State      |
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10|Aid pursuant to Section 3-145.3 of Title 70 of the Oklahoma Statutes   |
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11|this title or any other state appropriation.  All monies accruing to   |
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12|the credit of the fund are hereby appropriated and may be budgeted     |
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13|and expended by the Statewide Virtual Charter School Board for the     |
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14|purpose of supporting the mission of the Statewide Virtual Charter     |
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15|School Board oversight of virtual charter schools.  Expenditures       |
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16|from the fund shall be made upon warrants issued by the State          |
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17|Treasurer against claims filed as prescribed by law with the           |
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18|Director of the Office of Management and Enterprise Services for       |
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19|approval and payment.                                                  |
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20|    SECTION 8.     AMENDATORY     Section 1, Chapter 247, O.S.L.       |
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21|2017 (70 O.S. Supp. 2018, Section 3-145.8), is amended to read as      |
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22|follows:                                                               |
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23|    Section 3-145.8  A.  It shall be the duty of each virtual          |
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24|charter school approved and sponsored by the Statewide Virtual         |
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 1|School State Board of Education pursuant to the provisions of          |
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 2|Section 3-145.3 of Title 70 of the Oklahoma Statutes this title to     |
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 3|keep a full and complete record of the attendance of all students      |
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 4|enrolled in the virtual charter school in one of the student           |
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 5|information systems approved by the State Department of Education      |
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 6|and locally selected by the virtual school from the approved list.     |
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 7|    B.  By July 1, 2018, the governing body of each virtual charter    |
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 8|school shall adopt an attendance policy.  The policy may allow         |
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 9|attendance to be a proportional amount of the required attendance      |
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10|policy provisions based upon the date of enrollment of the student.    |
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11|The attendance policy shall include the following provisions:          |
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12|    1.  A student who attends a virtual charter school shall be        |
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13|considered in attendance for a quarter if the student:                 |
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14|         a.    completes instructional activities on no less than      |
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15|              ninety percent (90%) of the days within the quarter,     |
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16|         b.    is on pace for on-time completion of the course as      |
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17|              defined by the governing board of the virtual charter    |
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18|              school, or                                               |
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19|         c.    completes no less than forty instructional activities   |
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20|              within the quarter of the academic year.                 |
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21|    2.  For a student who does not meet any of the criteria set        |
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22|forth in paragraph 1 of this subsection, the amount of attendance      |
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23|recorded shall be the greater of:                                      |
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 1|         a.    the number of school days during which the student      |
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 2|              completed the instructional activities during the        |
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 3|              quarter,                                                 |
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 4|         b.    the number of school days proportional to the           |
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 5|              percentage of the course that has been completed, or     |
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 6|         c.    the number of school days proportional to the           |
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 7|              percentage of the required minimum number of completed   |
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 8|              instructional activities during the quarter.             |
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 9|    C.  For the purposes of this section, "instructional activities"   |
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10|shall include but not be limited to online logins to curriculum or     |
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11|programs offered by the virtual charter school, offline activities,    |
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12|completed assignments, testing, face-to-face communications with       |
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13|virtual charter school staff or service providers or meetings with     |
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14|virtual charter school staff or service providers via                  |
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15|teleconference, videoconference, email, text or phone.                 |
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16|    D.  The virtual charter school shall submit a notification to      |
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17|the parent or legal guardian of a student who has been withdrawn for   |
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18|truancy or is approaching truancy.                                     |
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19|    E.  The Statewide Virtual Charter School Board may promulgate      |
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20|rules to implement the provisions of this section.                     |
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21|    SECTION 9.     REPEALER     Section 4, Chapter 367, O.S.L. 2012    |
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22|(70 O.S. Supp. 2018, Section 3-145.2), is hereby repealed.             |
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23|    SECTION 10.  This act shall become effective November 1, 2019.     |
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