HB 224 (BR 1023) - M. Cherry
AN ACT relating to directors of pupil personnel in local school districts.
Amend KRS 159.140 to delete the requirement that a director of pupil personnel in a local school district devote his or her entire time to the duties of the office; amend KRS 630.060 to conform.
HB 224 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Require the director of pupil personnel to devote his entire time to the duties of his office, except a local school district superintendent may annually request the commissioner of education to waive the requirement if the school district has a student enrollment of less than 2,000 students.
HFA (1, F. Rasche) - Amend KRS 630.060 to conform.
SFA (1, J. Turner) - Delete requirement for annual waiver; delete district enrollment criteria; and permit the commissioner of education to rescind a waiver if he or she determines that the district needs a full-time director of pupil personnel.
SFA (2, R. Palmer II) - Amend KRS 158.070 to require that time added to the length of the school day due to weather, illness, or other emergency be calculated as equivalent time to be applied toward the required 175 instructional days for certified personnel.
SFA (3/Title, R. Palmer II) - Make title amendment.
SFA (4, R. Palmer II) - Amend KRS 158.070 to provide that when a local school district or school lengthens its school days for students to make up instructional time missed because of weather, illness, or other emergency, the time for certified staff shall be calculated as equivalent time to be applied toward the 175 required instructional days but shall not affect a person's service credit for retirement purposes; if the district uses the flexibility provided under this provision for noncertified personnel, the calculation shall not affect the noncertified person's retirement; EMERGENCY.
SFA (5, V. McGaha) - Provide that time added to a school day by a school district or school during the 2002-2003 school year to make up school closures be calculated as equivalent time for both students instructional days and teachers and classified staff days; require the equivalent time to be calculated as equivalent time to be applied toward retirement service credit under KRS 161.500 for certified staff and KRS 78.615 for classified staff; EMERGENCY.
SFA (6/Title, V. McGaha) - Make title amendment.
SFA (7, D. Williams) - Permit the local district superintendent to waive the requirement that a director of pupil personnel serve full time in his or her position and report the decision to the commissioner of education; delete the requirement that a district have 2000 or less students to have a waiver.
Jan 10-introduced in House
Feb 4-to Education (H)
Feb 7-posted in committee
Feb 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 13-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
Feb 19-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 20, 2003
Feb 26-3rd reading, passed 95-1 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
Feb 27-received in Senate
Feb 28-to Education (S)
Mar 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar; floor amendment (1) filed
Mar 5-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendments (2) (3-title) (4) (5) and (6-title) filed
Mar 6-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 6, 2003; floor amendment (7) filed
Mar 10-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
Mar 11-3rd reading; floor amendments (1) (2) (3-title) and (4) withdrawn ; passed 36-0 with floor amendments (5) (6-title) and (7) ; received in House; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate floor amendments (5) (6-title) and (7)
Mar 24-House concurred in Senate floor amendments (5) (6-title) and (7) ; passed 96-3; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
Mar 25-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
Mar 31-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 159)