Amends GS 115C-218.40 to require charter schools to provide transportation for any enrolled student who resides in the local school administrative unit in which the school is located. Enacts GS 115C-218.42 to require charter schools to provide food services for enrolled students; requires participating in the National School Lunch Program. Effective July 1, 2020.
Makes conforming changes to GS 115C-218.1 by requiring a charter school's application to contain plans for providing transportation and for providing food services. Applies to applications for new or renewed charters submitted on or after July 1, 2019.
Status: Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate (Senate action) (Apr 4 2019)
Bill S 654 (2019-2020)Summary date: Apr 9 2019 - More information