HB 87 (BR 237) - B. Yonts, D. Horlander
AN ACT relating to transparency in employment rates and earnings.
Amend KRS 151B.133 to require the Office for Education and Workforce Statistics to disseminate, in cooperation with the Council on Postsecondary Education and the Department of Education, information concerning the employment rates and earnings by degrees and academic majors of graduates from the public universities; require the information to be posted on the Web sites of the Office for Education and Workforce Statistics, the Council on Postsecondary Education, and each public university, published in public university catalogues, and made available to every high school guidance and career counselor; amend KRS 151B.134 to ensure that the Board of the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics distributes information to appropriate personnel within the agencies represented on the board; amend KRS 164.020 to ensure that the Council on Postsecondary Education cooperates and the public universities participate in the creation of the information concerning the employment rates and earnings of graduates from the public universities for the purpose of comparison by level of degrees, academic majors, and public universities.
HB 87 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Retain original provisions; require employment and earnings of public postsecondary institution graduates to be reported as aggregate data; require the information's Web address for each public postsecondary institution to be published in each institution's respective catalogue.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 7-introduced in House; to Education (H)
Jan 30-posted in committee
Feb 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 12-2nd reading, to Rules; taken from Rules; placed in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Feb 18-3rd reading, passed 96-0 with Committee Substitute
Feb 19-received in Senate
Feb 21-to Education (S)