House Bill 205

Last Action to Education (H)
Title AN ACT relating to the development of a skilled workforce, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 1173
Sponsors J. Carney, R. Huff, R. Palumbo, S. Westrom
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS 164.740 to 164.7891 to establish the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship program to help students who have not earned a postsecondary degree attain an industry-recognized degree, certificate, or credential; define terms for the program including eligible program of study and participating institution; designate the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority to administer the program and require the agency to promulgate regulations for the administration of the program; define student eligibility for the program; prescribe the scholarship amount calculation and maximum scholarship amount; require the authority to provide an annual report to the secretary of the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet; establish the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarhsip Program fund; APPROPRIATION; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Finance - Work Ready Scholarship, creation of
Education, Higher - Work Ready Scholarship, creation of
Effective Dates, Emergency - Work Ready Scholarship Program
State Agencies - Higher Education Assistance Authority, administer Work Ready Scholarship
Universities and Colleges - Work Ready Scholarship, creation of
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Work Ready Scholarship, promulgation of regulations for
Appropriations - Work Ready Scholarship, establish trust fund for


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