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HB 79 (BR 412) - J. Richards, D. Graham, M. Marzian, R. Meeks

     AN ACT relating to the enrollment of refugee or legal alien students in schools.
     Amend KRS 158.100 to allow a local board of education to provide services to refugees and legal aliens who are between the ages of 21 and 23; amend KRS 157.360 to adjust SEEK base funding to include refugees or legal aliens between the ages of 21 and 23 who are enrolled in a high school program.

HB 79 - AMENDMENTS


     SCS - Retain original provisions, except allow a local board of education to provide services to refugees and legal aliens until the student graduates or until the end of the school year in which the student reached the age of 21, whichever occurs first.
     SFA (1, M. Wilson) - Delete language that required an add-on to a district's base level funding for the number of refugees of legal aliens enrolled in school who have passed their 21st birthday during the school year and remained officially enrolled until the end of the year.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 7-introduced in House; to Education (H)
     Jan 13-posting waived; posted in committee
     Jan 14-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Jan 15-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 16, 2014
     Jan 22-3rd reading, passed 74-19
     Jan 23-received in Senate
     Jan 28-to Education (S)
     Mar 18-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 19-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Mar 21-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 24, 2014
     Mar 24-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
     Mar 25-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
     Mar 26-3rd reading, passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
     Mar 27-received in House; to Rules (H)
     Mar 28-taken from Rules; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
     Mar 31-House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1) ; passed 72-22; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 10-signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 78)

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