TITLE 17. EDUCATION

CHAPTER 42. CHARTER SCHOOL DEMONSTRATION PROGRAMS LAW

PART I. GENERAL PROVISIONS

 

17:3974   Prohibitions;  persons convicted of felony offenses

 

A. No local charter authorizer shall be certified which has an officer, administrator, director, or any person having managerial authority who has been convicted of or has pled nolo contendere to any crime defined as a felony or has been convicted under the laws of any other state or of the United States or of any foreign government or country of a crime which, if committed in this state, would be a felony.  The provisions of this Subsection shall not apply to any person who has been pardoned or if more than fifteen years have elapsed after the date of the completion of his original sentence.

 

B. No person who has been convicted of or has pled nolo contendere to a crime listed in R.S. 15:587.1(C) shall be hired by a charter school as a teacher, substitute teacher, bus driver, substitute bus driver, or janitor, or as a temporary, part-time, or permanent school employee of any kind.

 

Added by Acts 2012, No. 2, ยง 1.