Charter school disclosure bill on fast track after push by California governor

February 25, 2019 | The Sacramento Bee

Charter schools in California could soon have to hold open meetings and hand over records under a bill being fast-tracked in the Legislature.

The bill passed the state Senate 34-2 with bipartisan support Thursday and now moves to the Assembly.

Sen. Connie Leyva, who authored the bill, said she anticipates lawmakers will send it to Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom’s desk next week.

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