KY HB69 | 2012 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on April 11 2012 - 100% progression
Action: 2012-04-11 - signed by Governor (Acts ch. 45)
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [MS Word]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to define "aphasia," "dyscalculia," dyslexia," "phonemic awareness," and "scientifically based research"; require the Kentucky Board of Education to promulgate administrative regulations for district-wide reporting on the use of K-3 response-to-intervention implementation in reading by August 1, 2013, in mathematics by August 1, 2014, and behavior by August 1, 2015; require the Department of Education to make available technical assistance, training, and a Web-based resource to assist all local school districts in the implementation of the system and instructional tools based on scientifically based research; require the department to collaborate with other state agencies and organizations; require conformity with 20 U.S.C. sec. 1414(a)(1)(E) for initial evaluations of students with suspected disabilities; require the department to report to the Interim Joint Committee on Education on implementation by November 30, 2013, and annually thereafter; amend KRS 157.200 to conform with the federal definition of a "specific learning disability."

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AN ACT relating to early education assessment and intervention.



2012-04-11 signed by Governor (Acts ch. 45)
2012-03-30 delivered to Governor
2012-03-30 enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2012-03-27 enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2012-03-27 received in House
2012-03-26 3rd reading, passed 36-0
2012-03-26 posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 26, 2012
2012-03-22 reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules as a Consent Bill
2012-03-21 returned to Education (S)
2012-03-21 1st reading
2012-03-21 taken from Education (S)
2012-02-06 to Education (S)
2012-02-01 received in Senate
2012-01-31 3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute
2012-01-25 posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, January 31, 2012
2012-01-25 2nd reading, to Rules
2012-01-24 reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
2012-01-05 posted in committee
2012-01-03 to Education (H)
2012-01-03 introduced in House

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