SB 87/FN (BR 1003) - S. Humphries, C. McDaniel
AN ACT relating to the Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship and making an appropriation therefor.
Amend KRS 164.7881 to permit high school seniors, beginning with the 2014-2015 academic year, and high school juniors and seniors, beginning with the 2015-2016 academic year, to use their KEES awards to pay for dual credit courses; require that the funds they would have received as eligible postsecondary students be reduced proportionally over a four-, or in some cases, five-year period by an amount equal to the amount used for dual credit; amend KRS 164.7885 to conform; designate the expenditures as necessary governmental expenses if KEES funds appropriated for fiscal years 2015 and 2016 are not adequate.
Jan 21-introduced in Senate
Jan 23-to Education (S)
Jan 30-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Jan 31-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 3-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Feb 5-3rd reading, passed 38-0
Feb 6-received in House
Feb 11-to Education (H)