Senate Bill 11

Last Action to Education (H)
Title AN ACT relating to education performance incentives and making an appropriation therefor.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1278
Sponsor K. Winters
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS 158.845 to 158.849 to establish performance awards to teachers, based on student achievement on Advanced Placement tests or International Baccalaureate tests in advanced science and mathematics, beginning no later than the 2013-2014 academic year; require that the Kentucky Department of Education distribute the awards; provide that if funds in the science and mathematics fund are insufficient for making the required awards that the expenditure to make awards shall be considered a necessary government expense; amend KRS 158.847 to authorize use of the science and mathematics advancement fund for monetary awards to teachers; APPROPRIATION.
Index Headings of Original Version State Agencies - Department of Education, distribution of monetary awards to students and teachers
Teachers - Teachers of advanced science and mathematics, monetary awards for
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Teachers of advanced science and mathematics, monetary awards for
Education, Finance - Science and mathematics advancement fund, use of
Votes Vote History


  • introduced in Senate
  • taken from Committee on Committees (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Committee on Committees (S)
  • to Education (S)
  • reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 19, 2012
  • 3rd reading, passed 23-15
  • received in House
  • to Education (H)

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