House Bill 499

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 04/18/24: signed by Governor
Title AN ACT relating to career and technical education funding, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Additional Fiscal Impact Statements Exist
Bill Request Number 1432
Sponsors B. McCool, G. Brown Jr., B. Chester-Burton, D. Osborne, S. Rudy, K. Timoney
Summary of Original Version Repeal and reenact KRS 157.069 to define terms; require the Office of Career and Technical Education within the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) to identify career and technical education programs or pathways as high cost or general cost; provide for a funding calculation from general fund appropriations for career and technical education based 60% upon weighted full-time equivalents enrollment and 40% upon specified incentives; provide for state-operated area technology center operating costs to be funded by the general fund appropriation to KDE; allow funds to be used for career and technical education programming for students in grades 5-8; disburse 75% of administrative operating funds previously designated to state-operated facility administrative costs that were converted to locally operated facilities to the locally operated facility and 25% to the career and technical education innovation and support fund for innovation and support of career and technical programs; create the career and technical education support fund; require the Office of Career and Technical Education to provide oversight of fund usage by recipients; require promulgation of necessary administrative regulations by Kentucky Board of Education; EFFECTIVE July 1, 2024; APPROPRIATION; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - Locally operated career and technical education centers, funding
Education, Finance - Career and technical education programs, funding
Education, Vocational - Career and technical education programs, funding
Effective Dates, Emergency - Career and Technical Education, funding, July 1, 2024
State Agencies - Department of Education, Office of Career and Technical Education, programs, funding
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Kentucky Board of Education, career and technical education, funding formula and distribution
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
House Committee Substitute 2 with Fiscal Impact Statements
House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2 with Fiscal Impact Statements
Senate Committee Substitute 1
Senate Floor Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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02/09/24
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
02/15/24
  • to Education (H)
02/20/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
02/21/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
  • recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
03/12/24
  • reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (2)
  • floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute (2)
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 13, 2024
03/14/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 92-0 with Committee Substitute (2) and Floor Amendment (2)
03/15/24
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
03/21/24
  • to Education (S)
03/22/24
  • taken from Education (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Education (S)
03/25/24
  • taken from Education (S)
  • 2nd reading
  • returned to Education (S)
03/26/24
  • reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1) as a consent bill
03/27/24
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 28, 2024
03/28/24
  • taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day
  • passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
04/12/24
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
  • passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
04/15/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 37-1 with Committee Substitute (1) and Floor Amendment (1)
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute (1) and Floor Amendment (1)
  • House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute (1) and Floor Amendment (1)
  • passed 95-0
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
04/18/24
  • signed by Governor

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except specify that concentrator means two credits.
Index Headings Education, Elementary and Secondary - Career and technical education programs, funding
Education, Finance - Career and technical education programs, funding
Education, Vocational - Career and technical education programs, funding

Amendment House Committee Substitute 2
Fiscal Impact Statement Fiscal Note to House Committee Substitute 2
Summary Retain original provisions; specify that concentrator means two credits; specify that area technology centers means state-operated centers; define "supplemental funding"; remove language that General Assembly may not appropriate or transfer funds for other purposes; require program qualification and funding distribution to be posted on the department's website.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Career and technical education programs, funding
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Career and technical education programs, funding
Education, Finance - Career and technical education programs, funding
Education, Vocational - Career and technical education programs, funding
State Agencies - Department of Education career and technical education, funding, posting requirement

Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor T. Smith
Summary Amend to require local boards of education to provide a one-time award to qualifying employees of a converted career and technical education center based on raises provided for executive branch employees, require the Kentucky Department of Education to calculate the amounts; allow the district to request reimbursement from the fund to support education excellence in Kentucky; appropriate funds in the amount of $2,000,000 to the Support Education Excellence in Kentucky Program budget to administer the awards; APPROPRIATION; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings Education, Elementary and Secondary - Converted career and technical education center, qualifying employee award, authorize
Education, Finance - Converted career and technical education center, qualifying employee award, authorize
Education, Vocational - Converted career and technical education center, qualifying employee award, authorize
Effective Dates, Emergency - Converted career and technical education center, qualifying employee award, authorize
Appropriations - Converted career and technical education center, qualifying employee award, authorize
State Agencies - Kentucky Department of Education, converted CTE center employee award, calculate

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Fiscal Impact Statement Fiscal Note to House Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor T. Smith
Summary Amend to add requirement for local boards of education to provide a one-time award payment to employees of converted area technology centers (ATCs) in the amount of the raise they would have received if the ATC had remained under state operation; appropriate to the fund to support education excellence in Kentucky $170,000 in 2023-2024 to support the payments; APPROPRIATION.
Index Headings Education, Finance - Career and technical education programs, funding
Education, Vocational - Career and technical education programs, funding
Education, Vocational - Converted area technology center, employee, one-time award
Appropriations - Converted area technology center, employee, one-time award
Fiscal Note - Career and technical education programs, funding

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except amend definition of "supplemental funding"; change appropriation to the learning and results services budget unit; make technical corrections.
Index Headings Education, Vocational - Career and technical education programs, funding
Technical Corrections - Technical corrections
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Career and technical education programs, funding
Education, Finance - Career and technical education programs, funding

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor D. Givens
Summary Retain original provisions; amend definition of "supplemental funding."
Index Headings Education, Finance - Career and technical education programs, supplemental funding, define
Education, Vocational - Career and technical education programs, supplemental funding, define

Last updated: 4/18/2024 12:47 PM (EDT)