Senate Bill 16

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Title AN ACT relating to computer programming languages in public schools.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 853
Sponsor D. Givens
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 156.160 to allow computer programming language courses to be accepted as meeting foreign language requirements in the public schools; amend KRS 164.002 to define "computer programming language"; amend KRS 164.4785 to ensure that computer programming language courses be accepted as meeting foreign language requirements for admission to public postsecondary institutions.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - Computer programming language, qualification for foreign language requirement
Education, Higher - Computer programming language, qualification for foreign language entrance requirement
Teachers - Computer programming language, qualification for foreign language requirement
Universities and Colleges - Computer programming language, qualification for foreign language entrance requirement
Proposed Amendments Senate Committee Substitute 1
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01/15/14
  • introduced in Senate
01/17/14
  • to Education (S)
01/23/14
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
01/24/14
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
01/27/14
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, January 28, 2014
01/28/14
  • 3rd reading, passed 28-7 with Committee Substitute
01/29/14
  • received in House
02/03/14
  • to Education (H)
03/24/14
  • taken from Education (H)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Education (H)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except provide that a computer programming language course will be accepted as an elective course.
Index Headings Education, Elementary and Secondary - Computer programming language, qualification for foreign language requirement
Education, Higher - Computer programming language, qualification for foreign language entrance requirement
Teachers - Computer programming language, qualification for foreign language requirement
Universities and Colleges - Computer programming language, qualification for foreign language entrance requirement

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