House Bill 632

Last Action 03/04/20: to Education (H)
Title AN ACT relating to student journalist freedom.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 1356
Sponsors A. Scott, C. Booker, N. Kulkarni, C. Stevenson
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to make legislative findings; establish definitions; provide additional free speech protections for student reporters; place limitations on additional protections; provide protection for student media advisors; require each district to adopt a written policy for time, place, and manner restrictions, and for an appeals procedure; provide that student speech not be considered school speech; provide that a student journalist or student media advisor may seek injunctive relief.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - Local school board, student journalism protection, adopt policies for
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Student journalists, protections for
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Student media advisors, protections for
News Media - Student journalists, public school, protections for
Teachers - Student media advisors, protections for


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