color:redHtml> 09RS HB420
LRC Seal



WWW Version

The hyperlink to a bill draft that precedes a summary contains the most recent version (Introduced/GA/Enacted) of the bill. If the session has ended, the hyperlink contains the latest version of the bill at the time of sine die adjournment. Note that the summary pertains to the bill as introduced, which is often different from the most recent version.

Includes opposite chamber sponsors where requested by primary sponsors of substantially similar bills in both chambers and jointly approved by the Committee on Committees of both chambers. Opposite chamber sponsors are represented in italics.

HB 420 (BR 1565) - T. Edmonds, K. Hall

     AN ACT relating to writing portfolios.
     Amend KRS 158.6453 to delete writing portfolios from the statewide assessment program; require the Kentucky Department of Education to provide to schools sample writing programs; require school councils to adopt a writing program and submit it for Department of Education for approval; require writing portfolios to be maintained for students beginning with the end of the primary program through grade twelve; require a local district evaluation of the writing program of each school; amend KRS 158.6459 and 164.7874 to conform.

     Feb 11-introduced in House
     Feb 12-to Education (H)

Legislature Home Page | Record Front Page