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Gov. Mark Gordon said a bill that takes away a county's ability to apply zoning regulations to private schools can become law without his signature.

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The Wyoming House of Representatives has given final approval to a bill that will allow a private school to be built in Teton County without interference from local officials.

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A bill that would remove county zoning authority from over private schools has received initial support from the Wyoming House of Representatives.

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A legislative committee has approved a bill that would override a Teton County decision to keep a private school from being built. The House Corporations and Political Subdivisions committee voted 6-3 to send the bill to the floor.

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A bill that would have taken away local zoning policies when it comes to private schools was changed to place private facilities on equal footing with public schools.