SB 337: NC Charter School Advisory Board 

Summary: Creates a taxpayer financed Charter School Board independent of the State Board of Education, and loosens charter school requirements by drastically lowering teacher certification requirements in charter schools. Click here for official bill history, bill text, and vote records.

Status: Introduced in the Senate, heard in the Senate Committee on Transportation and the House Committee on Transportation. Passed 6/25/2013. Signed into law by Gov. McCrory 7/3/2013.

WNC Legislators sponsoring the bill: 

  • Sponsors: Warren Daniel (SD 46)

Voting for SB 337
Rep. Roger West (R)
Rep. Michelle Presnell (R)
Rep. Chuck McGrady (R)
Rep. Tim Moffitt (R)
Rep. Nathan Ramsey (R)
Rep. Chris Whitmire (R)
Rep. Mike Hagar (R)
Rep. Hugh Blackwell (R)
Rep. Rep. Josh Dobson (R)
Rep. Joe Sam Queen (D)
Rep. Jonathan Jordan (R)

Sen. Jim Davis (R)
Sen. Tom Apodaca (R)
Sen. Ralph Hise (R)
Sen. Warren Daniel (R)
Sen. Dan Soucek (R)
Voting Against SB 337
Rep. Susan Fisher (D)

Sen. Martin Nesbitt (D)
Not Voting