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HB 440 (BR 1739) - L. Belcher, T. Edmonds, K. Hall, T. McKee

     AN ACT relating to school attendance.
     Amend KRS 157.320 to change the definition of "average daily attendance" to include an adjustment for illness-related low attendance days; define "illness-related low attendance day"; permit a district to submit a request to substitute the prior year's average daily attendance for illness-related low-attendance days to the commissioner of education; and require the Kentucky Board of Education to promulgate administrative regulations.


     HCS - Delete original provisions; amend definition of "average daily attendance" to mean the aggregate days attended by pupils divided by the actual number of days school is in session, after 10 days with the lowest attendance have been deducted; delete reference to and definitions of "weather related low attendance day."

     HFA (1, F. Rasche) - Declare an EMERGENCY.

     HFA (2/Title, F. Rasche) - Make title amendment.

     Feb 13-introduced in House
     Feb 14-to Education (H)
     Feb 15-posted in committee
     Feb 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 21-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 22, 2007
     Feb 23-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2-title) filed
     Feb 27-3rd reading, passed 99-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendments (1) and (2-title)
     Feb 28-received in Senate
     Mar 2-to Education (S)

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