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SB 178 (BR 1830) - D. Givens

     AN ACT relating to evaluation of superintendents of schools.
     Amend KRS 156.557 to clarify the evaluation requirements for the local superintendent; require that the summative evaluation be discussed and adopted in an open meeting of the local board of education and reflected in the minutes; specify that if the local policy requires a written evaluation that it shall be made available to the public upon request; and require that preliminary discussions relating to the evaluation of the superintendent by the board or between the board and the superintendent prior to the summative evaluation be conducted in closed session.


     HCS - Retain original provisions; require approval by the Department of Education of the local board of education's evaluation procedures.

     Feb 25-introduced in Senate
     Mar 1-to Education (S)
     Mar 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 5-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 8-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 9, 2010
     Mar 9-3rd reading, passed 38-0
     Mar 10-received in House
     Mar 11-to Education (H)
     Mar 18-posted in committee
     Mar 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 24-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 25, 2010
     Mar 25-3rd reading, passed 67-29 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 26-received in Senate
     Mar 29-posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute ; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute ; passed 37-0; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
     Apr 1-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor
     Apr 13-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 157)

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