SB 21 (BR 57) - J. Higdon
AN ACT relating to the school calendar and declaring an emergency.
Amend KRS 158.070 to reiterate school closure on the day of a Presidential election; permit a school district to adjust its calendar to keep schools open on the days of a regular election, a special election, and a primary election if no school in the district is used as a polling place; allow a district to schedule election days as instructional days or make-up days for purposes of recouping instructional time missed due to weather-related, safety, or health emergencies or other disasters; direct the Department of Education to approve school calendars amended pursuant to this Act for the 2011-2012 school year; EMERGENCY.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 3-introduced in Senate; to Education (S)
Jan 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Jan 27-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 1-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 2, 2012
Feb 2-3rd reading, passed 38-0
Feb 6-received in House
Feb 7-to Education (H)