Senate Bill 120

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 03/23/22: recommitted to Education (S)
Title AN ACT relating to police departments for local school districts.
Bill Documents Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statement Additional Fiscal Impact Statements Exist
Bill Request Number 1257
Sponsor D. Carroll
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS Chapter 158 to allow local boards of education to establish a police department for local school districts; provide the general police powers each officer shall have in performing their duties; provide the qualifications each officer shall have at the time of their employment; provide for the appointment or promotion to the ranks and grades of the department; amend KRS 158.441 to include an officer appointed under this Act to the term "school resource officer."
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - Local board of education, creation of school district police department
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Local board of education, creation of school district police department
Public Safety - Local board of education, creation of school district police department
Jump to Proposed Amendments Senate Committee Substitute 1 with Fiscal Impact Statements

Actions

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01/26/22
  • introduced in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
01/28/22
  • to Education (S)
02/17/22
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
02/18/22
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/23/22
  • recommitted to Education (S)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Fiscal Impact Statement Actuarial Analysis to Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except provide that police officers appointed by a local board of education shall enforce and assist the school district in the enforcement of the rules, regulations, and code of conduct of the school district if permitted by local board of education policy; remove the restriction prohibiting police officers hired by a school district from carrying concealed deadly weapons unless authorized by the school district; create new sections of KRS Chapter 158 to allow the board of education to regulate the traffic and parking on property owned, used, or occupied by the local school district; prohibit a person from impersonating a police officer hired by the board of education.
Index Headings Education, Elementary and Secondary - Local board of education, regulation of traffic and parking on property
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Local board of education, school police officer, approval to enforce school code of conduct
Education, Elementary and Secondary - School police officer, carrying deadly weapons, removal of local board of education authorization
Firearms and Weapons - School police officer, carrying deadly weapons, removal of local board of education authorization
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Local board of education, regulation of traffic and parking on property
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Local board of education, school police officer, approval to enforce school code of conduct
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - School police officer, carrying deadly weapons, removal of local board of education authorization
Public Safety - Local board of education, regulation of traffic and parking on property
Public Safety - Local board of education, school police officer, approval to enforce school code of conduct
Public Safety - School police officer, carrying deadly weapons, removal of local board of education authorization
Actuarial Analysis - Local board of education, school police officer, approval to enforce school code of conduct

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