Amend the bill, as and if amended, Section 59-40-50, as contained in SECTION 6, by adding the following appropriately lettered subsection at the end:
/ ( ) The provisions contained in Section 59-40-50 shall apply to traditional public schools and local public school districts as determined by the district school board. However, teachers employed in core areas as defined by applicable federal law must be highly qualified, which requires state certification, and excludes the provision contained in subitem (B)(9)(i) of this section. /
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend title to conform.