Laws & Rules

The Maine Charter School Commission is governed by Maine's charter school law and separate rules adopted by the Commission.

Laws

Maine's charter school law outlines the responsibilities of the Charter School Commission and allows it to authorize up to 10 schools throughout the state during the first 10 years of Maine's charter school law.

Rules

Maine's charter school law authorizes the Charter School Commission to adopt rules related to its procedures for authorizing public charter schools.

DOE's Chart of Applicable Laws to Public Charter Schools

 

Chart of Applicable Laws to Public Charter Schools (PDF, 73 KB)