12RS SB184
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SB184

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SB 184 (BR 1976) - K. Winters

     AN ACT relating to reorganization and declaring an emergency.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 156 to establish the Career and Technical Education Advisory Committee, its membership, and responsibilities; create a new section of KRS Chapter 156 to permit a local board of education to petition the commissioner of education to assume management and control of a state-operated secondary vocational education and technology center and clarify issues relating to transfer of employees; permit reimbursement to the department for the cost of substitute teachers for national board certification candidates; amend KRS 12.020 to remove the Office of Career and Technical Education and the Kentucky Technical Education Personnel Board from the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet; repeal KRS 151B.020, reenact as KRS 156.001, and amend to conform; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 151B.010 to establish the authority of the commissioner of education over the Office of Career and Technical Education; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 151B.025 to create the office of Career and Technical Education within the Department of Education, to clarify the role of the Kentucky Board of Education, the disposition of state leadership activities and funds, and the assumption of responsibilities by the commissioner previously held by the executive director; amend KRS 151B.030 to attach the Kentucky Technical Education Personnel Board to the Department of Education for administrative purposes; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 151B.035 to establish the authority of the Kentucky Board of Education to promulgate administrative regulations, personnel policies, and procedures relating to staff in the Office of Career and Technical Education central office and state operated facilities; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 151B.045 to clarify authority for personnel files; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 151B.065 to clarify Department of Education responsibility in relationship to employee retirement funds; repeal, reenact and amend KRS 151B.075 to authorize the commissioner of education to adopt employee evaluation procedures; repeal, reenact and amend KRS 151B.097 to clarify membership of the Kentucky Technical Education Personnel Board; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 151B.120 to authorize the commissioner of education to enter into worker training agreements with the Kentucky Adult Education Program; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 151B.150 to vest the Kentucky Board of Education with authority to carry out vocational programs authorized by Congress; repeal, reenact and amend KRS 151B.155 to clarify role of the commissioner in ordering payment of funds; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 151B.165 to authorize the Kentucky Board of Education to fix tuition and fee rates for adults enrolled in secondary programs in state-operated area vocational education and technology centers; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 151B.170 to permit the commissioner to provide liability insurance for vehicles operated by the Office; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 151B.175 to authorize the Kentucky Board of Education to provide medical and accident insurance to students enrolled in state area technology and vocational centers; repeal and reenact KRS 151B.410 as KRS 164.008, to place the Kentucky Adult Education Program administrative authority with related statutes; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 157.069 to provide the commissioner authority to categorize programs; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 157.395 to clarify status of National Board certification of career and technical education teachers; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 158.808 to authorize the department to establish an energy technology career track; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 158.814 to authorize the department to implement a comprehensive plan of secondary career and technical education programs; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 158.816 to authorize the department to conduct program assessment and statewide technical assistance; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 161.133 to permit department of education reimbursement for substitute teachers for national board certification candidates; repeal KRS 151B.250 and KRS 151B.255; establish procedure for initial appointments of department employee representatives to the Kentucky Technical Education Personnel Board; clarify procedures for merging Office of Career and Technical Education components and employees within the department; clarify benefit protections of employees; direct statute reviser to replace references as needed; confirm Executive Order 2011-351, Part V.-B.

SB 184 - AMENDMENTS


     SCS - Retain original provisions except clarify that the annual advisory committee report shall be shared with the Interim Joint Committee on Education by November 1; require notice to the Legislative Research Commission within 30 days of denial of a center transfer request; clarify that on the transfer of a locally operated center to the state, the Office of Career and Technical Education shall receive funds equivalent to SEEK funds generated by the center; amend KRS 151B.080 to describe limitations on layoff of instructors during a school year; make technical corrections.
     SFA (1, D. Givens) - Declare an EMERGENCY for Section 13.
     SFA (2/Title, D. Givens) - Make title amendment.
     SFA (3, J. Higdon) - Retain original provisions, except require that a local school district receive an equivalent amount of state funding after a center transfer; prohibit retransfer for a period of 5 years.
     SFA (4/Title, D. Givens) - Make title amendment.
     SFA (5, D. Givens) - Delete the provisions of the committee substitute, except retain provisions of KRS 151B.080 and change references from Department of Education to Office of Career and Technical Education.

     Feb 29-introduced in Senate
     Mar 5-to Education (S); taken from Education (S); 1st reading; returned to Education (S)
     Mar 15-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute
     Mar 16-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2-title) filed
     Mar 19-floor amendment (3) filed to Committee Substitute
     Mar 21-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 21, 2012; passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day; floor amendment (5) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (4-title) filed
     Mar 22-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
     Mar 23-3rd reading; floor amendments (3) and (4-title) withdrawn ; passed 27-5 with Committee Substitute, floor amendments (1) (2-title) and (5)
     Mar 26-received in House
     Mar 27-to Education (H)

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