Please sign on to RTS and contact the Ways and Means Committee to support SB1452 BEFORE March 17th.
This bill supports the rights of parents to direct the education of their children (ARS 1-601) and provides for funding opportunities with an AZ Empowerment Scholarship Account (ESA).
If SB1452 passes, what will it do?
Provides an Empowerment Scholarship Account (ESA) to underserved families who qualify for Free and Reduced -Priced Lunch
- Helps parents pay for private school tuition, or homeschooling materials: curriculum, tutors, therapy, and other educational expenses
- Helps parents pay for transportation between a student's home and school
- Saves the state money! Parents get 90% of what the state would have spent on the student. (Federal and local funding stay with the school district.)
Click here for more information on SB1452.
Contact Ways and Means Committee before Wednesday March 17th at 9am (email links are in blue) and/or sign in to RTS (Request to Speak) Encourage lawmakers to support SB1452!
Rep Bolick: SBolick@azleg.gov Chairwoman: (602) 926-3244
Rep Barton: BBarton@azleg.gov Vice Chairwoman (602) 926-3421
Rep Cobb: RCobb@azleg.gov (602) 926-3126
Rep Dunn: TDunn@azleg.gov (602) 926-4139
Rep Grantham: TGrantham@azleg.gov (602) 926-4868
Rep Kaiser: SKaiser@azleg.gov (602) 926-3314
Rep Cano: ACano@azleg.gov (602) 926-3027
Rep Epstein: MEpstein@azleg.gov (602) 926-4870
Rep Powers Hannley: PPowersHannley@azleg.gov (602) 926-4848
Rep Sierra: LSierra@azleg.gov (602) 926-3211