HB 295 (BR 441) - J. Greer, L. Belcher, L. Combs, R. Crimm, R. Damron, T. Edmonds, J. Glenn, R. Nelson, A. Smith, W. Stone, A. Wuchner
AN ACT relating to public school facilities.
Amend KRS 157.420 to allow school districts to apply to the commissioner of education to use capital outlay funds to purchase land, modify an existing school or for maintenance or property insurance; allow growth districts to apply to use capital outlay funds for operating expenses for two years after a new school opens; amend KRS 157.440 to allow the levy for school facilities currently dedicated for the Facilities Support Program of Kentucky to be used to purchase land if approved by the commissioner of education.
Feb 5-introduced in House
Feb 6-to Education (H)
Feb 13-posted in committee
Feb 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 24-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 26, 2009
Feb 26-3rd reading, passed 97-0
Feb 27-received in Senate
Mar 3-to Education (S)
Mar 5-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 6-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 13-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 13, 2009; 3rd reading, passed 38-0; received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Mar 20-signed by Governor (Act ch. 53)