1998 : Michigan Senate Adopts Detroit Public Schools Takeover Bill

March 25, 2018 all-day

On March 25, 1998, the Senate adopted the so-called Detroit Public Schools takeover bill, and sent the legislation to the desk of Gov. John Engler. The measure authorized Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer to appoint a reform board to operate the troubled Detroit Public Schools district.

Source: MIRS Archives

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