House Bill 473

Last Action posted in committee
Title AN ACT relating to work time for teachers.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1759
Sponsors T. Pullin, C. Embry Jr., M. Cherry, H. Collins, T. Couch, W. Coursey, T. Edmonds, C. Miller, T. Mills, R. Nelson, J. Richards, J. Short, R. Smart, J. Tilley, D. Watkins, B. Yonts, J. York
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 160.345 to define a teacher's work time if the school council does not adopt a policy; teachers shall not be required to work more than 15 minutes before the student instructional day begins and no more than 15 minutes after the student instructional day end, and no more than one additional hour per week for necessary meetings, additional supervision, and extracurricular duties; teachers employed in preschool and elementary schools shall have at least 250 minutes weekly for planning time; include at least one period daily for planning time for teachers employed in middle and secondary schools; teachers required to work more than these provisions shall be compensated at his or her prorated daily rate of pay; amend KRS 158.649 and 160.356 to conform.
Index Headings of Original Version Teachers - Work schedule
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Work schedule, teachers
Wages and Hours - Work schedule, teachers


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