House Bill 513

Last Action to Education (S)
Title AN ACT relating to books for preschool children and making an appropriation therefor.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1523
Sponsors J. Tilley, T. Riner
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS Chapter 171 to establish the "Books for Brains Program" to promote the development of a comprehensive statewide program for encouraging preschool children to develop an appreciation of books; attach the program to the Department for Libraries and Archives for administrative purposes; establish a governing board of 7 members appointed by the Governor for staggered 4 year terms; establish the "Books for Brains Program" trust fund to consist of funds collected through state appropriations, gifts, grants, and any other funds from the public and private sectors; direct the foundation to promulgate administrative regulations to establish the procedures for working with local partners to provide books for registered children; APPROPRIATION.
Index Headings of Original Version Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Books for Brains Foundation
Appropriations - Books for Brains Foundation
Children and Minors - Books for preschoolers
State Agencies - Department for Libraries and Archives, books for preschoolers
Votes Vote History


  • introduced in House
  • to Education (H)
  • posted in committee
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 15, 2010
  • 3rd reading, passed 96-0
  • received in Senate
  • to Education (S)

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