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HJR 6 (BR 302) - M. Marzian

     Direct the commissioner of education to convene a work group to review Holocaust curricula developed by other states and review the Kentucky core content to determine places where the study of the Holocaust may be included; require the work group to develop a curriculum guide that teachers may use to teach the history of the Holocaust; require the work group to submit a final report and curriculum guide to the commissioner of education and the Kentucky Board of Education no later than March 1, 2009; require the changes to the Kentucky core content be disseminated to local schools to be incorporated into the school curriculum for the 2009-2010 school year; specify that the Department of Education shall disseminate the final report and the curriculum guide to local districts and schools prior to the 2009-2010 school year.


     HCS - Review the Kentucky Program of Studies rather than the Kentucky core content for assessment.

     HFA (1/Title, M. Marzian) - Make title amendment.

     HFA (2, M. Marzian) - Add genocide to Holocaust curricula work group tasks and add memorial reference to resolution as the Ernie Marx resolution.

     HFA (3, M. Marzian) - Adds genocide to Holocaust curricula work group tasks and adds memorial reference to resolution as the Ernie Marx resolution.

     SCS (1) - Rather than a work group, require the Kentucky Department of Education, by September 1, 2008, to review Holocaust and genocide curricula developed by other states; require the department, by March 1, 2009, to develop and disseminate to local schools a curriculum guide that may be used to teach about the Holocaust as an example of genocide.

     SCS (2) - Retain provisions of committee substitute; change the word "ethical" to "ethnic."

     SCA (1/Title, K. Winters) - Make title amendment.

     SFA (1, K. Winters) - Make correction by changing "ethical" to "ethnic".

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Nov 7-To: Interim Joint Committee on Education
     Jan 8-introduced in House
     Jan 11-to Education (H)
     Jan 14-posted in committee; posting waived
     Jan 15-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Jan 16-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 17, 2008
     Jan 18-floor amendments (1-title) and (2) filed
     Jan 22-floor amendment (3) filed to Committee Substitute
     Jan 23-3rd reading, adopted 94-1 with Committee Substitute, floor amendments (1-title) and (3)
     Jan 24-received in Senate
     Jan 28-to Education (S)
     Apr 1-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Apr 2-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Apr 14-taken from Rules; returned to Education (S); reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (2) as a Consent Bill; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, April 15, 2008
     Apr 15-3rd reading; Committee Substitute (1) withdrawn; floor amendment (1) ruled out of order ; adopted 37-0 with Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; received in House; to Rules (H); posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; passed 83-12; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer
     Apr 16-delivered to Governor
     Apr 24-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 162)

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