Legislative Tracker on Education

Monitoring

HB 2 Constitutional Amendment on School Choice Miles
HB 6 House Budget Proposal Petrie Budget Analysis
HB 10 Supports for Women and Children Moser
HB 158 Require rather than allow local boards of education to develop policy on dyslexia. Require teacher candidate instruction on dyslexia. Bojanowski
HB162 Research-based Improvements to Mathematics Education Tipton  
HB 257 Abolish the Council on Post Secondary Education (CPE) Doan  Oppose
HB 279 Make Full Day Kindergarten Mandatory Truett  
HB 380 Supports for Pregnant Women and Children Tate
HB 399 Dual Credit Extension Tipton
HCR 60 SEEK Task Force Truett
SB 6 Ban on Post-Secondary DEI Practices Wilson  
SB 8 Partisan, Elected Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) Wilson

Oppose

SB 52 AI Guidelines for Schools Thomas
SB 93 Ban on K-12 DEI Practices Meredith Oppose

Coalition Coverage

HB 36 Establish Center for Student Resiliency and Wellbeing Willner  
HB 100 A homeless individual under the age of 25 does not have to pay a fee to get a copy of his or her birth certificate. Witten
HB 189 (companion to SB 40) School Meals Reimbursement for “Kentucky Proud” products  C. Aull  
SB 40 (companion to HB 189) School Meals Reimbursement for “Kentucky Proud” products  Armstrong  

Following

HB 9 Ban on Post-Secondary DEI Practices Decker
HB 46 (companion to SB 7) KEES Scholarships for Home Schooled Students Rawlings  
HB 108 Accountability Practices for English Learning (EL) Students Jackson  
HB 146 Background Checks for Child Care Employees Turing 18 years old Clines  
HB 158 Require rather than allow local boards of education to develop policy on dyslexia. Require teacher candidate instruction on dyslexia. Bojanowski
HB 191 Require Local Boards of Education to Listen Aloud to Materials Parents Deem Harmful to Children Calloway  
HB 208 Constitutional Amendment on School Choice Calloway  
HB 224 College Free Speech Protections Maddox  
HB 228 Provide Performance Reviews for College Professors, Removal Process Tipton  
HB 275 Close Loopholes in Teacher Background Checks Tipton  
HCR 32 Urge the USDOE to amend the federal accountability requirements to truly afford states the flexibility to implement innovative approaches to student assessment and school accountability Bojanowski  
HCR 43 Re-establish the Early Childhood Education Interim Taskforce Heavrin  
SB 34 This is a proposal by Sen. Westerfield to support maternal health and families that contains a wide-ranging set of issues from special health insurance enrollment periods for health insurance to support for the childcare assistance program. Westerfield  
SB 52 Artificial Intelligence Technology in Education Thomas  
SB 98 Additions to the Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) Thomas  
SB 109 Increase KEES Scholarship Amounts Armstrong