SB 9 (BR 1918) - D. Seum
AN ACT relating to school attendance.
Amend KRS 159.070 to permit a parent or legal guardian to enroll for attendance a child in the school nearest to the child's home, except in cases in which there are academic or skill prerequisites for attendance in the school; provide that those residing the shortest travel distance to a school be given first priority in cases where the capacity of the school may be exceeded; permit a child to attend a school other than the one closest with permission of the district.
SB 9 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Retain original provisions, except specify the attendance provisions apply for schools located in a county containing a city of the first class.
SFA (1, G. Neal) - Retain original provisions, except delete provision that requirements only apply to schools located in a county containing a city of the first class.
SFA (2, G. Neal) - Retain original provisions, except clarify that provisions are subject to the discretion of the local board of education.
SFA (3, G. Neal) - Retain original provisions, except require that the local district attendance plan supersede any state mandate if that plan is determined to be superior by action of the local board of education.
Mar 5-introduced in Senate; taken from Committee on Committees (S); 1st reading; returned to Committee on Committees (S)
Mar 7-to Education (S)
Mar 15-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute
Mar 19-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 19, 2012; passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day; floor amendments (1) (2) and (3) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 20-3rd reading; floor amendments (2) and (3) defeated ; passed 21-15 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
Mar 21-received in House
Mar 22-to Education (H)