HB 2716 VOTE: YES
Died In Committee on 06/26/21
Status (overview) of bill: https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2021R1/Measures/Overview/HB2716
Committee assigned to bill: https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2021R1/Committees/HED/Overview
Sponsored by Rep. Jack Zita (R, HD-53) Thank you Rep Zita for supporting School Choice.
This bill increases percentage of students to 8% of students in school district who may enroll in virtual public charter school not sponsored by school district without first receiving approval from school district. Expands school choice.
Personal Choice and Responsibility
Public schools have failed in providing with virtual learning during the pandemic and more parents looked elsewhere for education options.
Increases school choice and competition for virtual public schools sponsored by the school district.