Senate Bill 171

Last Action 02/06/24: to Education (S)
Title AN ACT relating to school superintendents.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 1217
Sponsor L. Tichenor
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 160.350 to require a majority plus one vote instead of a four-fifths vote of board members to remove the superintendent, delete requirements for approval from the commissioner of education to remove a superintendent; provide an appeal process for the superintendent; amend KRS 160.380 to forbid a superintendent from employing persons convicted of certain sex crimes classified as a misdemeanor.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Elementary and Secondary - Misdemeanor sex crimes, hiring of convicts by school superintendent, prohibition
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Superintendent removal process, requirements
Personnel and Employment - Sex crimes misdemeanor, hiring of convicts by school superintendent, prohibition
Boards and Commissions - Kentucky Board of Education, superintendent removal, appeal process


  • introduced in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
  • to Education (S)

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