The Senate Education Committee is scheduled to take up some of the voucher bills at its hearing on Thursday, March 26, 2015. We wanted to bring this to your
attention as soon as possible, as we know many of your districts and school
board members have taken action on similar proposals that have been filed in
The bills are:
SB 276 by Campbell, Donna Relating to state savings and government
efficiency achieved through a taxpayer savings grant program administered by
the comptroller of public accounts.
SB 4 by Taylor, Larry Relating to school choice programs for
certain students eligible to attend public school.
Bettencourt, Paul Relating to a
franchise or insurance premium tax credit for contributions made to certain
educational assistance organizations.
The MCA summaries of the bills are attached along with the
text of the three bills. We will send
the official hearing notice as soon as it is posted.