KY SB150 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 13-0)
Status: Enrolled on March 16 2023 - 75% progression
Action: 2023-03-16 - delivered to Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to establish definitions; require specific parental notifications from public schools; require school districts to adopt specific procedures related to parental rights; limit authority of the Kentucky Board of Education and Kentucky Department of Education in relation to parental rights and a student's use of pronouns; prohibit district or school policies with the intent of keeping student information confidential for parents; prohibit a school district from requiring school personnel or pupils to use pronouns for students that do not conform to that student's biological sex; provide school districts and district personnel authority to seek emergency medical services for a student; provide conditions for student confidentiality; amend KRS 158.1415 to establish requirements for any public school's course, curriculum, or program on the subject of human sexuality.

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AN ACT relating to children.


Roll Calls

2023-03-16 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 2701 (Y: 30 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-16 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 302 (Y: 75 N: 22 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2023-03-16 - House - House: Suspend the Rules RCS# 301 (Y: 19 N: 32 NV: 0 Abs: 49) [FAIL]
2023-03-16 - House - House: Adopt HCS 1 RCS# 300 (Y: 75 N: 23 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2023-03-16 - House - House: Veto Override RCS# 299 (Y: 21 N: 68 NV: 0 Abs: 11) [FAIL]
2023-03-16 - House - House: Table RCS# 298 (Y: 22 N: 73 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [FAIL]
2023-02-16 - Senate - Senate: Suspend the Rules RSN# 2480 (Y: 6 N: 28 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [FAIL]
2023-02-16 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading W/scs1 RSN# 2481 (Y: 29 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2023-03-16Senatedelivered to Governor
2023-03-16Senateenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2023-03-16Senateenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2023-03-16Senatepassed 30-7
2023-03-16SenateSenate concurred in House Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendment (1-title)
2023-03-16Senateposted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendment (1-title)
2023-03-16Senatetaken from Rules (H)
2023-03-16Senatefloor amendment (4) filed to Committee Substitute
2023-03-16Senateto Rules (S)
2023-03-16Senatereceived in Senate
2023-03-16House3rd reading, passed 75-22-1 with Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendment (1-title)
2023-03-16Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 16
2023-03-16Housereported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendment (1-title)
2023-03-14Housefloor amendment (3) filed
2023-03-10Housefloor amendment (2) filed
2023-03-10Housereturned to Education (H)
2023-03-10House2nd reading
2023-03-10Housetaken from Education (H)
2023-03-09Housereturned to Education (H)
2023-03-09House1st reading
2023-03-09Housetaken from Education (H)
2023-03-02Houseto Education (H)
2023-02-17Housefloor amendment (1) filed
2023-02-17Houseto Committee on Committees (H)
2023-02-17Housereceived in House
2023-02-16Senatefloor amendment (7) filed to Committee Substitute
2023-02-16Senatepassed 29-6 with Committee Substitute (1)
2023-02-16Senatefloor amendments (1), (2), (3), (4), (5) and (6) ruled out of order
2023-02-16Senate3rd reading
2023-02-16Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 16, 2023
2023-02-16Senatereported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1)
2023-02-15Senaterecommitted to Education (S)
2023-02-10Senatefloor amendments (5) and (6) filed
2023-02-10Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2023-02-09Senatefloor amendments (1), (2), (3) and (4) filed
2023-02-09Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2023-02-08Senateto Education (S)
2023-02-08Senateto Committee on Committees (S)
2023-02-08Senateintroduced in Senate


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