House Bill 121

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 04/08/22: became law without Governor's Signature (Acts Ch. 92)
Title AN ACT relating to local school board meetings.
Bill Documents Acts Chapter 92
Current/Final
Introduced
Bill Request Number 947
Sponsors R. Huff, T. Huff, B. Reed
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 160.270 to require a public comment period at local board of education meetings.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - Local board of education meetings, public comment period, requirement
Boards and Commissions - Local board of education meetings, public comment period, requirement
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2
House Floor Amendment 3
Senate Floor Amendment 1
Senate Floor Amendment 2
Senate Floor Amendment 3
Votes Vote History

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12/09/21
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
01/04/22
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
01/13/22
  • to Education (H)
01/25/22
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute , floor amendment (2-title) filed to bill
01/26/22
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 27, 2022
  • floor amendment (3) filed to Committee Substitute
02/02/22
  • 3rd reading
  • floor amendment (1) ruled not germane
  • floor amendment defeated
  • passed 66-24 with Committee Substitute (1)
02/03/22
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
02/07/22
  • to Education (S)
03/10/22
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
  • floor amendments (1) and (2) filed
03/11/22
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/14/22
  • floor amendment (3) filed
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 17, 2022
03/17/22
  • 3rd reading
  • floor amendment (1) withdrawn
  • passed 25-10 with Floor Amendments (2) and (3)
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
03/24/22
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Floor Amendments (2) and (3)
03/30/22
  • House concurred in Senate Floor Amendments (2) and (3)
  • passed 68-25
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
04/08/22
  • filed without Governor's signature with the Secretary of State
  • became law without Governor's Signature (Acts Ch. 92)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions; provide the comment period may be passed over if there are no participants.
Index Headings Education, Elementary and Secondary - Local board meetings, comment period, exclusion
Boards and Commissions - Local board meetings, comment period, exclusion

Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor T. Bojanowski
Summary Create a new section of KRS Chapter 6 to require a public comment period for all committee meetings of the General Assembly.
Index Headings General Assembly - Committee meetings, public comment period
Committees - General Assembly, public comment period
Public Meetings - General Assembly committees, public comment period

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor T. Bojanowski
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Title Amendments - HB 121

Amendment House Floor Amendment 3
Sponsor L. Willner
Summary Permit the board to pass over the public comment period due to safety or security concerns.
Index Headings Boards and Commissions - Local education meetings, public comment period
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Local board of education meetings, public comment period

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor A. Southworth
Summary Provide that each school board meeting shall include a public comment period.
Index Headings Boards and Commissions - Public comment periods, local school board meetings, applicability
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Public comment periods, local school board meetings, applicability

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor G. Neal
Summary Provide that any board rules and policies regarding conduct during board meetings shall apply during the public comment period.
Index Headings Boards and Commissions - Local school board meetings, public comment periods, conduct
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Local school board meetings, public comment periods, conduct

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 3
Sponsor A. Southworth
Summary Delete exception language to the 15-minute comment period.
Index Headings Boards and Commissions - Local school board meetings, comment period exception, deletion
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Local board meetings, comment period exception, deletion

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