SB 132 (BR 1485) - K. Stine, E. Harris, J. Schickel
AN ACT relating to efficient design in school buildings and making an appropriation therefor.
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 157 to support and encourage the construction and renovation of school buildings using efficient design concepts; establish a Kentucky efficient school design trust fund; require the Department of Education to develop and publish guidelines for efficient school design; require the Department of Education to provide annual reports.
SB 132 - AMENDMENTS
SCA (1, B. Smith) - Delete reference to building design energy costs that are at least 30 percent less than those required by the Kentucky Building Codes in the definition of "efficient school design."
SFA (1, K. Stine) - Include within the definition of "efficient school design" a building design that meets certification under other building performance certification systems; require the Department of Education to develop and adopt guidelines for efficient school design; and require the Department of Education, Department for Energy Development and Independence, and the Kentucky Energy Efficiency Program for Schools to provide annual reports.
HCS - Retain the original provisions, except add a section to amend KRS 157.420 to require the Kentucky Department of Education to standardize the process for evaluating the overall quality and condition of all school buildings to result in a consistent categorization of buildings for planning purposes; require a third party evaluation and use of an already established software-based system; require the Kentucky Board of Education to promulgate an administrative regulation to establish the standardized evaluation process; add noncodified section to require by June 1, 2011, the department to determine the estimated amount of money that districts are expending for architect and engineering fees; and add noncodified section to require the department with advice from the School Facilities Construction Commission to issue a request for proposal for contracting with a third party for conducting statewide evaluations.
HCA (1, C. Rollins II) - Delete references to the Kentucky Energy Efficiency Program for Schools; include additional criteria for building evaluation that includes the districts' facility capacities, the current use of temporary facilities, and the projected enrollment growth.
HCA (2/Title, C. Rollins II) - Make title amendment.
Feb 4-introduced in Senate
Feb 8-to Natural Resources and Energy (S)
Feb 10-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with committee amendment (1)
Feb 11-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 12-floor amendment (1) filed
Feb 17-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 18, 2010
Feb 18-3rd reading, passed 38-0 with committee amendment (1), floor amendment (1)
Feb 19-received in House
Feb 22-to Education (H)
Mar 18-posted in committee
Mar 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendments (1) and (2-title)
Mar 24-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 25, 2010
Mar 25-3rd reading, passed 99-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendments (1) and (2-title)
Mar 26-received in Senate
Mar 29-posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute, committee amendments (1) and (2-title); Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute, committee amendments (1) and (2-title) ; passed 37-0; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
Apr 1-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor
Apr 13-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 134)