Title: Philanthropic Investment in Arkansas Kids Program Act
Summary: This bill creates a school choice program for about 250 low income students by providing them a scholarship, funded by a tax credit to the donor, for educational expenses towards a nonpublic school that best fits the student. Family Council Action Committee supports school choice and supported this bill. Outcome: The Senate passed the bill by a vote of 25-6. The House passed the bill by a vote of 52-40.
Act Number: 904 of 2021
* This legislator is not currently in office.