KY SB7 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 12-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-16 - returned to State & Local Government (S)
Pending: Senate State & Local Government Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Amend KRS 160.345 to allow a local board to require an annual report of activities from a school council; reduce the minimum number of teachers serving on the council to two; specify that a council decision is appealable to the local board; require the local board of education to adopt a policy allowing the board to initiate review of a school council decision; specify the alignment of council policy with local board policy; allow a teacher to be transferred while serving on the school council; specify that local board members may attend council meetings; permit a superintendent to forward qualified applicants to the principal instead of the council; alter principal hiring process requiring principal to be selected by the superintendent after consultation with school council; require school council authority to be transferred to the superintendent if a school is identified for comprehensive support and improvement; make technical corrections; amend to conform.

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Title

AN ACT relating to school councils.

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-01-16Senatereturned to State & Local Government (S)
2020-01-16Senate2nd reading
2020-01-16Senatetaken from State & Local Government (S)
2020-01-15Senateto State & Local Government (S)
2020-01-15Senatereturned to Committee on Committees (S)
2020-01-15Senate1st reading
2020-01-15Senatetaken from Committee on Committees (S)
2020-01-13Senateintroduced in Senate

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