KY HB393 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 15 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-02-16 - to Education (H)
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS 158.440 to 158.449 to establish that a person employed by a school district shall not use corporal physical discipline; amend KRS 158.444 to remove corporal punishment as a a form of discipline in a school; amend KRS 199.640 to establish that church-related privately operated child-caring agencies or facilities shall not use corporal physical discipline; amend KRS 503.110 to establish that physical force may not be used against a minor.

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AN ACT relating to corporal physical discipline.



2017-02-16Houseto Education (H)
2017-02-15Houseintroduced in House

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