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HB 447 (BR 1753) - A. Webb-Edgington, A. Wuchner, S. Brinkman, R. Crimm, B. DeWeese, M. Dossett, D. Floyd, D. Keene, A. Koenig, D. Osborne, T. Riner, S. Santoro, A. Simpson, J. Wayne

     AN ACT relating to private, parochial, and church schools.
     Amend KRS 160.151 to permit private, parochial, and church schools to require a national and state criminal background check on each certified teacher once every five years of employment after the initial check.


     SCA (1, K. Winters) - Clarify that teachers who had an initial background check may later be required to have a background check once every five years.

     Feb 17-introduced in House
     Feb 18-to Education (H)
     Feb 22-reassigned to Military Affairs & Public Safety (H); posted in committee
     Feb 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 25-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 3, 2010
     Mar 3-3rd reading, passed 99-0
     Mar 4-received in Senate
     Mar 8-to Education (S)
     Mar 24-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Education (S)
     Mar 25-taken from committee; returned to Education (S); 2nd reading; reported favorably, to Rules as a Consent bill with committee amendment (1)
     Mar 29-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 29, 2010; 3rd reading, passed 38-0 with committee amendment (1)
     Apr 1-received in House; to Rules (H); taken from committee; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate committee amendment (1) for Thursday, April 1, 2010; House concurred in Senate committee amendment (1) ; passed 98-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 12-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 111)

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