HB 252/FN (BR 1103) - T. Burch
AN ACT relating to school funding based on vending machine sales and making an appropriation therefor.
Amend KRS 158.854 to prohibit vending machines used for the sale of competitive foods or beverages in public schools; require the General Assembly to appropriate funds annually to replace revenue lost to schools; require the Kentucky Department of Education to calculate the amount to be distributed to schools based on the average annual revenue generated by vending machine sales from the 2002-2003, 2003-2004, and 2004-2005 school years; make an annual appropriation of $5,200,000 for fiscal years 2006-2007 and 2007-2008; establish the means by which funds shall be allocated to schools if appropriated funds are insufficient.
Jan 6-introduced in House
Jan 9-to Health and Welfare (H)
Jan 10-posted in committee