SEC. 37-28-13. Duration of charter status; renewal.
Initial charters issued by the State Board of Education shall be on a pilot program basis and for a term of four (4) years. Thereafter, the State Board of Education may renew charters on a one-year or multiyear basis, not to exceed four (4) years, for local schools, if all parties to the original charter approve the renewal with a vote of a majority of the faculty, instructional staff and parents of students enrolled in the school who are present at a meeting called for the specific purpose of deciding whether or not to renew the charter.
SOURCES: Laws, 1997, ch. 584, § 7, eff from and after passage (approved April 24, 1997); reenacted without change, Laws, 2001, ch. 531, § 7, SB 2749, eff from and after July 1, 2001.
PREVIOUS VERSIONS: Pre-2001