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HB 87 (BR 237) - B. Yonts, D. Horlander

     AN ACT relating to transparency in employment rates and earnings.
     Amend KRS 151B.133 to require the Office for Education and Workforce Statistics to disseminate, in cooperation with the Council on Postsecondary Education and the Department of Education, information concerning the employment rates and earnings by degrees and academic majors of graduates from the public universities; require the information to be posted on the Web sites of the Office for Education and Workforce Statistics, the Council on Postsecondary Education, and each public university, published in public university catalogues, and made available to every high school guidance and career counselor; amend KRS 151B.134 to ensure that the Board of the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics distributes information to appropriate personnel within the agencies represented on the board; amend KRS 164.020 to ensure that the Council on Postsecondary Education cooperates and the public universities participate in the creation of the information concerning the employment rates and earnings of graduates from the public universities for the purpose of comparison by level of degrees, academic majors, and public universities.

HB 87 - AMENDMENTS


     HCS - Retain original provisions; require employment and earnings of public postsecondary institution graduates to be reported as aggregate data; require the information's Web address for each public postsecondary institution to be published in each institution's respective catalogue.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 7-introduced in House; to Education (H)
     Jan 30-posted in committee
     Feb 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 12-2nd reading, to Rules; taken from Rules; placed in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 18, 2014
     Feb 18-3rd reading, passed 96-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 19-received in Senate
     Feb 21-to Education (S)
     Mar 18-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 19-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 21-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 24, 2014
     Mar 24-passed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day; motion reconsidered (do not change PASSED status); returned to the Consent Orders of the Day; 3rd reading, passed 38-0; received in House
     Mar 25-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Mar 26-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Apr 7-signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 26)

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