HB 903 (BR 1836) - R. Palmer
AN ACT relating to municipal colleges.
Amend KRS 165.160 to allow a city of the third or fourth class to a establish a municipal college, under the control of a board of trustees appointed by the mayor and legislative body of the city; amend KRS 165.165 to permit a city of the third or fourth class to issue bonds for the benefit of a municipal college; amend KRS 165.180 to permit a city of the third or fourth class to devote any funds or properties from sources other than taxes to a municipal college; amend KRS 165.190 to permit the legislative body of a city of the third or fourth class to appropriate any public grounds for use by a municipal college; amend KRS 165.195 to permit the board of trustees of a municipal college in a city of the third or fourth class to acquire land for use by the college, and have the authority to condemn property as provided in the Eminent Domain Act of Kentucky.
HB 903 - AMENDMENTS
HCA (1, R. Palmer) - Retain original provisions of HB 903, and create a new section of KRS Chapter 165 to declare the support of postsecondary education by a city through the appropriation of funds to be a public purpose; specify that the Council on Postsecondary Education will incur no obligation or liability from the provisions of this Act.
SCA (1, R. Leeper) - Make technical corrections.
Feb 28-introduced in House
Feb 29-to Education (H)
Mar 6-reassigned to Local Government (H)
Mar 7-posted in committee
Mar 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with committee amendment (1)
Mar 10-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 13-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 14, 2000
Mar 14-3rd reading, passed 86-1 with committee amendment (1)
Mar 15-received in Senate
Mar 17-to Appropriations and Revenue (S)
Mar 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with committee amendment (1)
Mar 27-2nd reading, to Rules