HB 733 (BR 1792) - R. Crimm, Ro. Adams, R. Adkins, W. Allen, H. Anderson, E. Ballard, K. Bratcher, T. Burch, S. Cave, L. Clark, B. Crall, R. Damron, D. Ford, C. Geveden, G. Graham, J. Haydon, K. Hogancamp, D. Horlander, S. Johns, M. Long, M. Marzian, P. Mason, C. Miller, B. Polston, T. Pope, C. Ratliff, D. Sims, J. Stewart, G. Stumbo, R. Thomas, M. Treesh, J. Vincent
AN ACT relating to school bus safety.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to require that when a pupil's conduct on the bus makes it unsafe the driver shall take certain actions; require that the principal or the designee for school bus discipline assist the bus drivers with help on discipline matters; require that any pupil who assaults or threatens a bus driver or other pupil on the bus be immediately suspended and a due process hearing scheduled within (3) days of the action which could lead to suspension or expulsion under KRS 158.150; require that each school district have a plan of intervention relating to crisis situations; require each school district to train bus drivers in handling unsafe and aggressive pupil behavior.
Feb 25-introduced in House
Feb 26-to Education (H)
Mar 6-posted in committee