House Bill 300

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 02/15/24: to Committee on Committees (S)
Title AN ACT relating to the profession of education.
Bill Documents Current
Introduced
Bill Request Number 238
Sponsors M. Clines, W. Williams
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 161.120 to require the Education Professional Standards Board to promulgate administrative regulations that establish the process and procedures for receiving and processing a complaint against a certificate holder; establish a specific timeline; establish specific action the board may take; require confirmation of receipt of responses or correspondences to the board from a certificate holder; require the board to provide confirmation of receipt to superintendents who submit a report to the board and provide specific notices; establish a specific timeline for a hearing for admonishment, remove the option for a hearing to be conducted by the board or a panel of three members of the board; require that the hearing provide all the due process rights afforded under KRS Chapter 13B; allow an appeal of a final order of the board to be filed in the Circuit Court of the county in which the certificate holder resides; RETROACTIVE to pending complaints filed with the board; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - Superintendent notification, complaints, Education Professional Standards Board
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Teachers, Education Professional Standards Board, teacher complaint procedures, establishment
Effective Dates, Emergency - Education Professional Standards Board, complaint procedures
Occupations and Professions - Teachers, Education Professional Standards Board, teacher complaint procedures, establishment
State Agencies - Education Professional Standards Board, complaint procedures
State Agencies - Education Professional Standards Board, hearing procedures
Teachers - Complaint procedures, Education Professional Standards Board, establishment
Teachers - Complaints, Education Professional Standards Board, notification to superintendents
Retroactive Legislation - Teachers, Education Professional Standards Board, teacher complaint procedures, establishment
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Education Professional Standards Board, complaint procedures
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Education Professional Standards Board, hearing procedures
Boards and Commissions - Education Professional Standards Board, complaint procedures
Boards and Commissions - Education Professional Standards Board, hearing procedures
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
House Committee Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

Top | Amendments
01/18/24
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
01/25/24
  • to Education (H)
01/30/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
01/31/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/05/24
  • recommitted to Education (H)
02/13/24
  • reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendment (1-title)
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 14, 2024
02/14/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 78-13 with Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendment (1-title)
02/15/24
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except remove references to administrative regulations; revise complaint review timeline; provide for deferral for certain investigations by state agencies and teacher tribunals; require hearing officers to be provided by the Attorney General's office; allow appeals to be filed in Circuit Court of the county in which the certificate holder was employed when the incident occurred; remove noncodified language and emergency clause.
Index Headings Education, Elementary and Secondary - Teachers, Education Professional Standards Board, complaint procedure, establishment
State Agencies - Education Professional Standards Board, complaint and hearing procedures
Teachers - Education Professional Standards Board, complaint and hearing procedures
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Education Professional Standards Board, complaint and hearing procedures, removal
Attorney General - Education Professional Standards Board, hearing officers, provision

Amendment House Committee Amendment 1
Sponsor J. Tipton
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Title Amendments - HB 300

Last updated: 2/29/2024 5:57 PM (EST)