Tag Archives: Bryce Marlatt

Simpson bill to allow cities to pass smoking ordinances more stringent than state law killed in Senate General Government Committee (access required)

Sen. Frank Simpson said Monday that a committee substitute for his SB 36 would allow municipalities to adopt tobacco ordinances either more or less stringent than state law—unlike the introduced version, which authorized only stronger local laws—but that was not ...

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Law limits where instruction can take place for charter school students, AG opinion states (access required)

In general, Oklahoma law requires that charter school students receive face-to-face instruction at a school site within the boundaries of a sponsoring district, but they may receive online instruction at a location other than a school site, according to a ...

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Senate wants redistricting challenge dismissed; Wilson expecting ‘full-court press’ (access required)

UPDATE: This post has been updated with dates for hearings in the redistricting cae. The state Senate is not a party to Sen. Jim Wilson’s district court lawsuit challenging the 2011 Senate redistricting plan, but it soon will be. Senate ...

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