SB 125 (BR 1272) - K. Stine
AN ACT relating to school facilities.
Amend KRS 157.420 to prohibit the Department of Education from modifying the designation or classification of a school facility while the facility is being remodeled or renovated.
SB 125 - AMENDMENTS
SCA (1, K. Winters) - Require the Kentucky Department of Education to standardize the process for evaluating the overall quality and condition of all school buildings in the state to result in a consistent categorization of buildings for planning purposes and for distribution of state General Fund moneys designated for capital construction; require a third party evaluator and use of an already established software-based system; require, by June 1, 2011, the Department of Education to determine the estimated amount of money that districts are expending for architect and engineering fees; require the department with advise from the School Facilities Construction Commission to issue a request for proposal to contract with a third party for conducting statewide evaluation.
HFA (1, A. Wuchner) - Expand components to be reviewed for scoring to include facility capacity against enrollment and the use of multiple mobile or portable classrooms subject to a 20% growth in enrollment over a 5-year period.
Feb 1-introduced in Senate
Feb 3-to Education (S)
Feb 25-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with committee amendment (1)
Feb 26-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 2-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 3, 2010
Mar 3-3rd reading, passed 21-17 with committee amendment (1)
Mar 4-received in House
Mar 8-to Education (H)
Mar 16-floor amendment (1) filed
Mar 19-posted in committee