KY HB151 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 24 2017 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-03-03 - returned to Education (S)
Pending: Senate Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [PDF]


Amend KRS 159.070 to permit a student to enroll in the school nearest to their home, except in cases in which there are academic or skill prerequisites for attendance in the school.

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AN ACT relating to school attendance.



2017-03-03Senatereturned to Education (S)
2017-03-03Senate2nd reading
2017-03-03Senatetaken from Education (S)
2017-03-02Senatereturned to Education (S)
2017-03-02Senate1st reading
2017-03-02Senatetaken from Education (S)
2017-02-27Senateto Education (S)
2017-02-24Senatereceived in Senate
2017-02-23House3rd reading, passed 59-37 with Committee Substitute(1) and floor amendment (1)
2017-02-22Housefloor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
2017-02-21Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 23, 2017
2017-02-21House2nd reading, to Rules
2017-02-17Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
2017-02-16Houseposted in committee
2017-02-16Houseposting waived
2017-02-07Houseto Education (H)
2017-01-06Houseintroduced in House

Kentucky State Sources

Bill Comments 750