Senate Bill 15

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Last Action to Education (H)
Title AN ACT relating to school policies.
Bill Documents Current
Introduced
Bill Request Number 962
Sponsors J. Adams, R. Girdler, J. Schickel, M. Wilson
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 160.380 to define "clear CA/N check"; amend the definition of "contractor"; remove exceptions that permitted superintendents and principals to hire relatives; amend the requirement for background checks and clear CA/N checks from contractors to narrow applicability to individuals with a written contract to provide services directly to a student or students as part of a school-sponsored program or activity on a regularly scheduled and continuing basis; permit probationary employment of an individual prior to receipt of a criminal history background check and clear CA/N check for positions vacant after July 31st; consolidate language, amend KRS 160.151, 160.345, 160.990, and 161.044 to conform.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - School contractors, background check requirements for
Education, Elementary and Secondary - School personnel, restrictions on job eligibility, background check requirements for,
Education, Elementary and Secondary - School volunteers, background check requirements for
State Employees - School employees, job eligibility, background check requirements
Teachers - Background checks, clear CA/N check, requirement for
Teachers - Position eligibility, relatives of principal or superintendent
Background Checks - Clear CA/N check, school contractors, requirement for
Proposed Amendments Senate Committee Substitute 1
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Actions

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01/08/19
  • introduced in Senate
01/10/19
  • to Education (S)
02/07/19
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
02/08/19
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/11/19
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 12, 2019
02/12/19
  • 3rd reading, passed 35-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
02/13/19
  • received in House
02/14/19
  • to Education (H)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Amend KRS 160.380 to remove the definition and use of the term "contractor"; consolidate repeated language; exclude existing classified and certified employees from background check requirements; amend KRS 160.151 to be consistent with amendments to KRS 160.380; remove the definition and use of the term "contractor."
Index Headings Education, Elementary and Secondary - School contractors, background check requirements for
Education, Elementary and Secondary - School personnel, restrictions on job eligibility, background check requirements for,
Education, Elementary and Secondary - School volunteers, background check requirements for
State Employees - School employees, job eligibility, background check requirements
Teachers - Background checks, clear CA/N check, requirement for
Teachers - Position eligibility, relatives of principal or superintendent
Background Checks - Clear CA/N check, school contractors, requirement for

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