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HB 286 (BR 506) - R. Adkins

     AN ACT relating to reorganization.
     Confirm Executive Order 2010-856, which reorganizes various offices in the Department of Education.


     HCS - Retain original provisions; confirm Executive Order 2010-430 to transfer the Council on Postsecondary Education to the Governor's Office; confirm Executive Order 2010-927 to transfer the Governor's School for the Arts to Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.
     SFA (1, T. Shaughnessy) - Create a new section of KRS Chapter to require the Council on Postsecondary Education to establish by August 30, 2011 a system to collect data on the number of attempted and earned course credit hours for each beginning freshman and transfer student entering each public university and college in the fall 2011 semester and subsequently; track each student across each term of enrollment until credential, associate degree, or bachelor's degree completion; report to the Legislative Research Commission by November 1, 2013, and annually thereafter on: the number of students who complete credentials and degrees by the number of terms and years taken for completion; the total number of hours attempted and earned; the average hours earned per term; the number of students who complete credentials and degrees at the school or origin and the number of transfer students; the average time to credential or degree completion reported in 4, 5, 6, or more increments for students who attend full-time or part-time.

     Feb 2-introduced in House
     Feb 3-to Education (H)
     Feb 11-posted in committee
     Feb 15-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 16-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, February 18, 2011
     Feb 18-3rd reading, passed 96-0 with Committee Substitute ; received in Senate
     Feb 23-to State & Local Government (S)
     Feb 24-floor amendment (1) filed

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