04RS HB183


WWW Version

NOTE: The hyperlink to a bill draft that precedes a summary contains the most recent version (Introduced/GA/Enacted) of the bill. If the session has ended, the hyperlink contains the latest version of the bill at the time of sine die adjournment. Note that the summary pertains to the bill as introduced, which is often different from the most recent version.

HB 183 (BR 904) - B. Buckingham, P. Clark, M. Weaver

     AN ACT relating to the Kentucky educational excellence scholarship.
     Amend KRS 164.7879 to equalize the KEES amount for students who graduate from high school in three or fewer years with the amount earned by students completing high school in four years.


     HCS - Retain original provisions; amend KRS 164.7874 to include summer school sessions in the definition of "academic term;" amend KRS 164.7881 to allow a postsecondary student who completes an undergraduate program in less than 8 academic terms to be eligible to receive the remainder of his or her accumulated Kentucky educational excellence scholarship, the Kentucky educational excellence scholarship and supplemental award, or the supplemental award in his or her final academic term.

     Jan 6-introduced in House
     Jan 7-to Education (H)
     Jan 22-posted in committee
     Feb 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 5-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 9-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 10, 2004
     Feb 11-3rd reading, passed 94-1 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 12-received in Senate
     Feb 18-to Education (S)

Kentucky Legislature Home Page | Record Front Page