HB 83 (BR 388) - J. Glenn, B. Housman, R. Meeks, S. Westrom, A. Wuchner
AN ACT relating to college student financial awareness.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 164 to require public postsecondary institutions to provide new undergraduates with information regarding credit cards and debt management and encourage them to conduct informational sessions; encourage nonpublic postsecondary institutions to provide new undergraduates with information regarding credit cards and debt management and to conduct informational sessions; permit institutions to utilize existing debt education materials from nonprofit entities; and require the Council on Postsecondary Education to assist institutions in identifying appropriate materials and curricula.
HB 83 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Retain original provisions except replace the Council on Postsecondary Education with the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 6-introduced in House
Jan 7-to Education (H)
Feb 6-posted in committee
Feb 10-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 11-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 12-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, February 23, 2009
Feb 23-3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute
Feb 24-received in Senate
Feb 26-to Education (S)