SB 12 (BR 480) - K. Winters
AN ACT relating to principal selection.
Amend KRS 160.345 to authorize the superintendent to appoint a school principal after consultation with the school-based decision making council; make changes to conform and delete outdated language.
SB 12 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Retain original provisions, except make technical amendment.
HCS - Retain original provisions except prohibit an outgoing principal from participating in the selection of a new principal; require a superintendent or designee to serve as chair of the school council during the principal hiring process and to have voting rights during the selection process; require all principal applications to be accessible to council members; prohibit any former principal previously removed for cause from a district position from being considered for a principal position; restore language to require the council to receive training prior to selecting a principal; restore language to allow superintendent to appoint a principal in a low performing school.
HFA (1, C. Rollins II) - Require the council to have access to the applications of all persons certified for the principal's position; make technical correction.
Jan 4-introduced in Senate; to Education (S); taken from Education (S); returned to Education (S); 1st reading
Jan 5-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute ; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 6, 2011
Jan 6-3rd reading, passed 21-16-1with Committee Substitute
Jan 7-received in House
Feb 1-to Education (H)
Feb 17-posted in committee
Mar 1-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute ; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 2-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 3, 2011
Mar 3-3rd reading, passed 83-16 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1) ; received in Senate
Mar 4-posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1) ; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1) ; passed 31-6; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Mar 16-signed by Governor