HB 55 (BR 107) - J. Glenn, J. Carney, K. Hall, B. Housman, R. Meeks, T. Moore, T. Riner, S. Santoro, C. Siler, T. Thompson, A. Webb-Edgington, 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 Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority to assist institutions in identifying appropriate materials and curricula.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Nov 4-To: Interim Joint Committee on Education
Jan 5-introduced in House; to Education (H)
Jan 28-posted in committee
Feb 2-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 3-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Feb 10-3rd reading, passed 98-1
Feb 11-received in Senate
Feb 16-to Education (S)