HB 386/FN (BR 1318) - B. DeWeese, T. Edmonds, K. Hall
AN ACT relating to a student loan forgiveness program for graduates of Kentucky dental or medical programs and making an appropriation therefor.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 164A to establish a student loan forgiveness program for licensed medical practitioners who obtain a doctoral degree after the effective date of this Act from a Kentucky university medical, dental medicine or osteopathic medical program; require the Kentucky Higher Education Student Loan Corporation to administer the program and promulgate administrative regulations; and establish eligibility requirements for loan forgiveness including service to clients in a medically underserved community by the United States Department of Health and Human Services; APPROPRIATION.
Feb 10-introduced in House
Feb 11-to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
Mar 2-posting waived
Mar 3-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 4-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 6, 2009
Mar 6-3rd reading, passed 100-0; received in Senate
Mar 9-to Education (S); taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Education (S)
Mar 10-taken from committee; 2nd reading; returned to Education (S)