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HB211

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HB 211 (BR 504) - R. Adkins, D. Graham

     AN ACT relating to reorganization.
     Confirm Executive Order 2013-518, which reorganizes various offices in the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.

HB 211 - AMENDMENTS


     SCS (1) - Retain original provisions; amend KRS 158.070 to define "minimum school term," student attendance day," "student instructional year," and "teacher professional day"; establish a process to amend a school calendar due to an emergency; allow a student attendance day to exceed 7 hours, under specific conditions; restructure the approval process used by the commissioner of education to waive the makeup of 10 student attendance days; permit teacher delegates to attend regional or district professional meetings held on days when school is open; amend KRS 157.350, and 158.649 to conform; provide a process to waive the makeup of student instructional days missed during the 2013-2014 school year; allow makeup of emergency hours; declare an EMERGENCY.
     SCS (2) - Retain original provisions, except amend KRS 158.070 to define "minimum school term," "student attendance day," "student instructional year," and "teacher professional day"; establish a process to amend a school calendar due to an emergency; allow a student attendance day to exceed 7 hours, under specific conditions; permit teacher delegates to attend regional or district professional meetings held on days when school is open; amend KRS 157.350 and 158.649 to conform; require a minimum of 1,062 instructional hours for the 2013-2014 school year; provide a process to make up instructional hours missed or waive instructional hours missed; require staff to complete all contract days; allow a district to be open on primary election day if no school is used as a polling place; declare an EMERGENCY.
     SCA (1/Title, D. Givens) - Make title amendment.
     CCR - Retain original provisions except provide that school districts that want to complete 1,062 instructional hours by June 6, 2014, but are unable to under the current school calendar, can request assistance from the commissioner of education to determine a plan for completing the required hours; provide that, if after determining a district cannot complete 1,062 hours by June 6, 2014, after maximizing instructional time, the commissioner shall waive the remaining required hours; provide that school districts may schedule graduation ceremonies before the final instructional day; prohibit school districts from scheduling instructional time on Saturdays; require the Department of Education to report to the Interim Joint Committee on Education how school districts completed the 1,062 instructional hours.

     Jan 14-introduced in House
     Jan 15-to Education (H)
     Jan 22-posted in committee
     Jan 28-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Jan 29-2nd reading, to Rules; taken from Rules; placed in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 30, 2014
     Jan 30-3rd reading, passed 100-0
     Jan 31-received in Senate
     Feb 4-to Education (S)
     Mar 11-taken from Education (S); 1st reading; returned to Education (S)
     Mar 12-taken from Education (S); 2nd reading; returned to Education (S)
     Mar 13-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 14, 2014; taken from the Orders of the Day; returned to Education (S)
     Mar 17-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (2) ; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 17, 2014; 3rd reading; Committee Substitute (1) withdrawn; passed 38-0 with Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 18-received in House; to Rules (H); taken from Rules; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 19-House refused to concur in Senate Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 20-received in Senate; to Rules (S); posted for passage for receding from Senate Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; Senate refused to recede from Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; Conference Committee appointed in Senate
     Mar 21-Conference Committee appointed in House
     Mar 27-Conference Committee report filed in House and Senate; posted for passage for consideration of Conference Report ; Conference Committee report adopted in Senate; Bill passed 36-1; received in House; posted for passage for consideration of Conference Report
     Mar 28-Conference Committee report adopted in House; Bill passed 97-1; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Mar 31-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor; signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 14)

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