House Bill 87

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 03/19/20: to Education (S)
Title AN ACT relating to high school graduation requirements.
Bill Documents Current
Introduced
Bill Request Number 817
Sponsors R. Huff, D. Frazier, M. Hart
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to require completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form as a high school graduation requirement; provide waiver options for meeting the requirement; require local boards of education to develop policies and procedures to assist students in completing the requirement.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - FAFSA completion, require for high school graduation
Education, Finance - FAFSA completion, require for high school graduation
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2
Votes Vote History

Actions

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11/05/19
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
01/07/20
  • introduced in House
  • to Education (H)
01/21/20
  • posted in committee
01/28/20
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
01/29/20
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
01/30/20
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, January 31, 2020
02/05/20
  • floor amendment (1) filed
03/05/20
  • floor amendment (2) filed
03/17/20
  • 3rd reading, passed 48-33 with floor amendment (1)
03/18/20
  • received in Senate
03/19/20
  • to Education (S)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor S. Lee
Summary Exclude at-home private schools from the section's provisions.
Index Headings Education, Elementary and Secondary - FAFSA graduation requirement, at-home private school, exclusion for

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor R. Huff
Summary Amend KRS 156.160 to prohibit high school graduation requirements from including a postsecondary readiness indicator used in the state accountability system or a minimum score on a statewide assessment; amend KRS 158.140 to prohibit a local board from requiring achievement of a minimum score on a statewide assessment as a high school graduation requirement.
Index Headings Education, Elementary and Secondary - Graduation requirements, statewide assessment, prohibit inclusion of
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Graduation requirements, postsecondary readiness indicator, prohibit inclusion of

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