House Bill 247

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Last Action recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
Title AN ACT relating to student scholarships and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Bill Request Number 294
Sponsors J. Tipton, K. Imes, A. Koenig, K. Moser, S. Santoro
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS 164.7871 to 164.7885 to allow the use of KEES funds for dual credit courses; require KHEAA to promulgate administrative regulations to administer the section; amend KRS 164.7874 to require KEES recipients to complete the FAFSA; amend KRS 164.7879 to revise the criteria for and amount of KEES base awards; provide for an annual increase in KEES base awards based on the Consumer Price Index; amend KRS 164.7884 to allow KEES funds to be used for qualified workforce training programs; amend KRS 164.7885 to limit a student's KEES disbursement based on federal and state financial aid received and allow rollover of remaining KEES funds; amend KRS 164.786 to sunset the dual credit scholarship program on June 30, 2022; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version Fiscal Note - KEES scholarships, changes to
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - KHEAA, KEES use for dual credit courses
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Finance - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Finance - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Finance - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Finance - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Finance - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Finance - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Higher - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Higher - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Higher - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Higher - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Higher - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Higher - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Vocational - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Effective Dates, Emergency - KEES scholarships, changes to
Universities and Colleges - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Universities and Colleges - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Universities and Colleges - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Proposed Amendments House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2
House Floor Amendment 3
House Floor Amendment 4
House Floor Amendment 5

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01/24/18
  • introduced in House
01/26/18
  • to Education (H)
03/02/18
  • posted in committee
03/06/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
  • floor amendment (1) filed
03/07/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/12/18
  • floor amendment (2) filed
03/13/18
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 14, 2018
  • floor amendment (3) filed
03/15/18
  • floor amendments (4) filed to Bill and (5) filed to floor amendment (2)
03/22/18
  • recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor R. Adkins
Summary Delete language limiting use of KEES for tuition, fees, and books after subtracting the student's federal and state grants and scholarships.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - KEES scholarships, changes to
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - KHEAA, KEES use for dual credit courses
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Finance - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Finance - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Finance - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Finance - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Finance - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Finance - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Higher - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Higher - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Higher - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Higher - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Higher - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Higher - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Vocational - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Effective Dates, Emergency - KEES scholarships, changes to
Universities and Colleges - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Universities and Colleges - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Universities and Colleges - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor J. Tipton
Summary Require FAFSA completion to utilize KEES beginning with the 2021-2022 school year instead of the 2018-2019 school year; limit the amount of KEES distributed for college costs to the amount remaining after subtracting federal and state grants from a student's cost of tuition, fees, books, and supplies.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - KEES scholarships, changes to
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - KHEAA, KEES use for dual credit courses
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Finance - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Finance - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Finance - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Finance - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Finance - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Finance - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Higher - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Higher - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Higher - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Higher - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Higher - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Higher - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Vocational - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Effective Dates, Emergency - KEES scholarships, changes to
Universities and Colleges - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Universities and Colleges - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Universities and Colleges - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive

Amendment House Floor Amendment 3
Sponsor J. Kay
Summary Delete all provisions of the bill except require FAFSA application for KEES awards beginning with the 2019-2020 school year and allow KEES to be used for registered apprenticeship programs; amend KRS 164.7535 to allow college access program funds to be used for workforce development training programs.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - KEES scholarships, changes to
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - KHEAA, KEES use for dual credit courses
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Finance - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Finance - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Finance - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Finance - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Finance - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Finance - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Higher - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Higher - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Higher - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Higher - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Higher - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Higher - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Vocational - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Effective Dates, Emergency - KEES scholarships, changes to
Universities and Colleges - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Universities and Colleges - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Universities and Colleges - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive

Amendment House Floor Amendment 4
Sponsor J. DeCesare
Summary Liimit the amount of KEES distributed for college costs to the amount remaining after subtracting federal and state grants from a student's cost of tuition, fees, books and supplies, and room and board.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - KEES scholarships, changes to
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - KHEAA, KEES use for dual credit courses
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Finance - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Finance - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Finance - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Finance - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Finance - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Finance - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Higher - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Higher - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Higher - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Higher - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Higher - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Higher - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Vocational - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Effective Dates, Emergency - KEES scholarships, changes to
Universities and Colleges - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Universities and Colleges - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Universities and Colleges - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive

Amendment House Floor Amendment 5
Sponsor J. DeCesare
Summary Limit the amount of KEES distributed for college costs to the amount remaining after subtracting federal and state grants from a student's cost of tuition, fees, books and supplies, and room and board.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - KEES scholarships, changes to
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - KHEAA, KEES use for dual credit courses
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Elementary and Secondary - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Finance - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Finance - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Finance - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Finance - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Finance - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Finance - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Higher - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Education, Higher - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Education, Higher - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Education, Higher - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Education, Higher - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive
Education, Higher - KEES, revise base awards
Education, Vocational - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Effective Dates, Emergency - KEES scholarships, changes to
Universities and Colleges - Dual credit scholarship, sunset of
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, require adjustment for financial aid
Universities and Colleges - KEES awards, use for dual credit
Universities and Colleges - KEES, allow use for qualified workforce training program
Universities and Colleges - KEES, require FAFSA completion to receive

Last updated: 1/16/2019 3:00 PM (EST)