HB 283 (BR 1065) - C. Rollins II, G. Stumbo, S. Westrom, B. Yonts
AN ACT relating to students with autism and truancy.
Amend KRS 159.150 to provide that if a student has a documented autism spectrum disorder and an individualized education program or treatment records that indicate that the nature of the disability may reasonably necessitate school absences or tardiness, then his or her absences or tardiness for more than three days per year shall be considered validly excused, and the student shall not be reported as truant.
HB 283 - AMENDMENTS
SFA (1/Title, D. Harper Angel) - Make title amendment.
SFA (2, D. Harper Angel) - Amend KRS 156.160 to require that preventative health care examination forms include a measure of body mass index; require the Department of Education to share aggregate data from the forms by state, school district, or county with the Cabinet for Health and Family Services.
Feb 1-introduced in House
Feb 2-to Education (H)
Feb 4-posted in committee
Feb 8-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 9-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, February 11, 2011
Feb 11-3rd reading, passed 95-0; received in Senate
Feb 15-to Education (S)
Feb 24-floor amendments (1-title) and (2) filed