Senate Bill 72

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Last Action 03/13/19: returned to Education (H)
Title AN ACT relating to high school programs.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Bill Request Number 412
Sponsor J. Higdon
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 158.100 to include virtual high school completion programs, identify the purpose of such programs, outline enrollment eligibility requirements, identify graduation requirements for enrollees of the program, and authorize schools to charge students tuition and fees for the program.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - Virtual high school completion programs, allowing
Fees - Virtual high school completion programs, allowing fees for
Workforce - Virtual high school completion programs, allowing
Jump to Proposed Amendments Senate Committee Substitute 1
Votes Vote History


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  • introduced in Senate
  • to Education (S)
  • taken from Education (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Education (S)
  • reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1) as a consent bill
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 1, 2019
  • 3rd reading, passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
  • received in House
  • to Education (H)
  • taken from Education (H)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Education (H)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original language; give local board authority to establish program; add the requirement that an enrollee in the program be at least 21 years old; simplify school requirements for eligibility; change credit requirement to at least 16 credits; require transcripts be notarized; and allow district to choose between requiring completion of graduation requirements at the time of drop out or the requirements in place currently.
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