KY SB3 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 5 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-02-06 - to Education (H)
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Amend KRS 160.345 to allow a local board to require an annual report of activities from a school council; reduce the minimum number of teachers serving on the council to two; specify that a council decision is appealable to the local board; require the local board of education to adopt a policy allowing the board to initiate review of a school council decision; specify the alignment of council policy with local board policy; allow a teacher to be transferred while serving on the school council; specify that local board members may attend council meetings; permit a superintendent to forward qualified applicants to the principal instead of the council; alter principal hiring process requiring principal to be selected by the superintendent after consultation with school council; require school council authority to be transferred to the superintendent if a school is identified for comprehensive support and improvement; make technical corrections; amend to conform.

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AN ACT relating to school councils.


Roll Calls

2019-01-11 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 781 (Y: 23 N: 13 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-02-06Houseto Education (H)
2019-02-05Housereceived in House
2019-01-11Senate3rd reading, passed 23-13
2019-01-10Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, January 11, 2019
2019-01-10Senatereported favorably, to Rules
2019-01-09Senatereturned to Education (S)
2019-01-09Senate2nd reading
2019-01-09Senatetaken from Education (S)
2019-01-08Senateto Education (S)
2019-01-08Senatereturned to Committee on Committees (S)
2019-01-08Senate1st reading
2019-01-08Senatetaken from Committee on Committees (S)
2019-01-08Senateintroduced in Senate


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