House Bill 253

Last Action 03/29/21: recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
Title AN ACT relating to high school graduation requirements.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 1217
Sponsors R. Huff, W. Lawrence
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; require the Kentucky Department of Education to develop a process for local districts to report student data.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - High school graduation, FAFSA completion, requirement
Education, Finance - FAFSA completion, high school graduation, requirement
State Agencies - Kentucky Department of Education, local district reporting process, development
Boards and Commissions - Local school boards, FAFSA completion policies, development
Fiscal Note - High school graduation, FAFSA completion, requirement


  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
  • to Education (H)
  • posted in committee
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 25, 2021
  • taken from the Orders of the Day
  • recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

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