House Bill 409

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Last Action recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
Title AN ACT relating to programs for children with dyslexia or related disorders.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 411
Sponsors J. Tilley, J. Crenshaw, M. Dossett, T. Edmonds, B. Farmer, J. Glenn, D. Graham, J. Hoover, F. Nesler, R. Palumbo, M. Rader, S. Santoro, J. Stewart III, S. Westrom, A. Wuchner
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 157 to require that by the beginning of the 2010-2011 school year students entering the second year of primary shall be screened for dyslexia according to administrative regulations adopted by the Kentucky Board of Education; require local school districts to provide professional development for primary and elementary teachers responsible for instructing students with dyslexia; amend KRS 157.200 to expand the definition of specific learning disability to include dyslexia; require the Kentucky Department of Education to develop and disseminate to schools a sample curriculum appropriate for students with dyslexia.
Index Headings of Original Version Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Dyslexia, testing and programs for children with
Children and Minors - Dyslexia, testing and programs for children with
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Dyslexia, testing and programs for children with
Proposed Amendments House Floor Amendment 1

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02/11/09
  • introduced in House
02/12/09
  • to Education (H)
02/23/09
  • posting waived
  • posted in committee
02/24/09
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
02/25/09
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/27/09
  • floor amendment (1) filed
03/03/09
  • recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor L. Belcher
Summary Require screening for dyslexia in kindergarten rather than the second year of primary.
Index Headings Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Dyslexia, testing and programs for children with
Children and Minors - Dyslexia, testing and programs for children with
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Dyslexia, testing and programs for children with

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