05RS HB230


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HB 230 (BR 896) - K. Upchurch, D. Ford, J. Carr, M. Denham, C. Embry Jr, W. Hall, R. Nelson, M. Weaver

     AN ACT relating to Vietnam veterans.
     Amend KRS 158.140 to require a local board of education to award a high school diploma to an honorably discharged veteran who was enrolled in, but did not complete, high school prior to being inducted into the United States Armed Forces during the Vietnam War.

     Feb 1-introduced in House
     Feb 2-to Education (H)
     Feb 10-reassigned to Seniors, Military Affairs, and Public Safety (H)
     Feb 11-posted in committee
     Feb 15-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 16-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 17, 2005
     Feb 17-3rd reading, passed 90-0
     Feb 18-received in Senate
     Feb 24-to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)
     Mar 1-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 2-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 3, 2005
     Mar 3-3rd reading, passed 36-0
     Mar 4-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 11-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 54)

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