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SB 131 (BR 1435) - D. Givens

     AN ACT relating to advanced practice doctoral programs at comprehensive universities.
     Amend KRS 164.295 to allow the comprehensive universities to offer a combined maximum of 18 advanced practice doctoral programs with the approval of the Council on Postsecondary Education; provide each comprehensive university opportunity to offer a minimum of two programs; require a review of the approval process in five years or once 18 programs are approved, whichever occurs first; upon completion of the review, provide for the Council on Postsecondary Education to retain the maximum or recommend a new maximum to the General Assembly.


     SFA (1, T. Shaughnessy) - Retain original provisions except require a university to submit to the Council on Postsecondary Education a plan to increase bachelor's degree attainments prior to consideration of additional doctoral programs.

     Feb 14-introduced in Senate
     Feb 16-to Education (S)
     Feb 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar; floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 24-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 6-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 7, 2012
     Mar 7-3rd reading; floor amendment (1) defeated ; passed 36-0
     Mar 8-received in House
     Mar 12-to Education (H)
     Mar 13-posted in committee
     Mar 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 21-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 22-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 27, 2012; taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day
     Mar 23-3rd reading, passed 93-0; received in Senate; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
     Mar 27-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor
     Apr 6-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 29)

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