• Understanding “Dependent” Charters
  • October 10, 2012 | Author: John R. Yeh
  • Law Firm: Burke, Williams & Sorensen, LLP - San Rafael Office - Mountain View Office
  • Although the term “dependent charter” is a commonly-used term in charter school lexicon, the term is not defined in the Charter Schools Act (“CSA”). (Ed. Code §47600, et. seq.) Consequently, this loosely-used term has taken on widely divergent meanings in different contexts.