HB 145 (BR 813) - D. Pasley, J. Greer, J. Tilley
AN ACT relating to school attendance.
Amend KRS 159.150 to establish that the attendance record of a student is cumulative during a school year; require that when a student transfers to a new school, his or her attendance records from the previous school shall be used in the determination of the student's status as a truant; amend KRS 159.170 to require a school district to notify and provide student information to the Kentucky Department of Education when a student withdraws from or enrolls in a school in its district; and require the Kentucky Department of Education to forward information including attendance records to a school district receiving a transfer student.
HB 145 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Retain original provisions, except require the Kentucky Department of Education to assure that the student information system facilitates the collection of student data and the transfer of records among school districts and schools; amend KRS 45A.352 to exempt a local school district from seeking approval from the commissioner of education to enter a guaranteed energy savings contract that does not involve construction or the installation of physical improvements and to exempt the contract from other provisions of this section.
SCA (1/Title, V. McGaha) - Make title amendment.
SCA (2, K. Winters) - Amend 2006 Kentucky Acts Chapter 252, Part I, Operating Budget, D. Department of Education to add language concerning the Coal County Computing Program.
Jan 2-introduced in House
Jan 3-to Education (H)
Feb 7-posted in committee
Feb 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 14-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 15, 2007
Feb 27-3rd reading, passed 97-0
Feb 28-received in Senate
Mar 2-to Education (S)
Mar 8-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
Mar 9-2nd reading, to Rules; recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
Mar 12-reported favorably, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 12, 2007
Mar 26-taken from the Regular Orders of the Day; recommitted to Education (S); reported favorably, to Rules with committee amendment (2) ; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 26, 2007; committee amendment (2) withdrawn ; 3rd reading, passed 38-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; received in House
Mar 27-posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; Bill passed 97-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Apr 5-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 122)