HB 483/FN (BR 1701) - R. Wilkey, J. Adams, A. Arnold, C. Belcher, B. Buckingham, M. Cherry, P. Clark, J. Crenshaw, R. Damron, T. Feeley, K. Hall, T. Kerr, M. Marzian, T. McKee, L. Napier, S. Nunn, R. Palumbo, D. Pasley, K. Stein
AN ACT relating to the Public Service Student Law School Loan Assistance Program and making an appropriation therefor.
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 164A to create the Public Service Student Law School Loan Assistance Program to defray indebtedness incurred for law school for eligible attorneys employed in the Office of the Attorney General, the Prosecutors Advisory Council, the Department of Public Advocacy, or nonprofit legal services organizations designated as eligible; the program shall be administered by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority which shall promulgate administrative regulations; create the Public Service Student Law School Loan Assistance Program trust fund in the State Treasury where interest and funds shall not lapse but be carried forward for the purposes of the program; amend KRS 42.320, the court cost distribution fund, to direct that 2% of each court cost, up to $1,200,000, deposited in the fund be paid to the Public Service Student Law School Loan Assistance Program; amend KRS 164A.337 to conform; Appropriation.
Feb 10-introduced in House
Feb 11-to Education (H)
Feb 13-posted in committee
Feb 18-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 19-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 25-recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (H)
Mar 5-posted in committee
Mar 9-reported favorably, to Rules
Mar 10-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 11, 2004
Mar 15-3rd reading, passed 89-0
Mar 16-received in Senate
Mar 19-to Appropriations and Revenue (S)