HOUSE BILL 434
54th legislature - STATE OF NEW MEXICO - first session, 2019
Christine Trujillo and Karen C. Bash and Debra M. Sariñana and Joy Garratt and Elizabeth "Liz" Thomson
RELATING TO PUBLIC EDUCATION; ENACTING A NEW SECTION OF THE CHARTER SCHOOLS ACT TO ESTABLISH A MORATORIUM ON THE AUTHORIZATION OF NEW CHARTER SCHOOLS.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO:
SECTION 1. A new section of the Charter Schools Act is enacted to read:
"[NEW MATERIAL] CHARTER SCHOOL MORATORIUM.--From June 14, 2019 through January 1, 2022, no new initial applications for charter schools shall be accepted or approved by a chartering authority."