02RS HB298


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HB 298 (BR 282) - S. Westrom, R. Adkins, B. Buckingham, J. Callahan, J. Coleman, B. Colter, J. Crenshaw, M. Denham, J. Haydon, C. Hoffman, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian, T. McKee, R. Meeks, M. Rader, S. Riggs, J. Stacy, K. Stein, K. Upchurch, J. Vincent, R. Webb, R. Wilkey

     AN ACT relating to student credit cards.
     Amend KRS 287.385 to direct the Council on Postsecondary Education and the governing bodies of each accredited private or independent college or university to regulate credit card marketing practices used on campuses; require sites where student credit cards are marketed to be registered with the campus administration; prohibit credit card marketers from offering gifts to students for filling out credit card applications; require credit card and debt education to become a regular part of campus orientation for new students; define "student credit card."


     HCA (1, S. Westrom) - Clarify language directing the Council on Postsecondary Education to develop guidelines for regulating the on-campus marketing of student credit cards.

     Jan 9-introduced in House
     Jan 10-to Education (H)
     Jan 16-reassigned to Banking and Insurance (H)
     Jan 17-posted in committee
     Jan 30-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with committee amendment (1)
     Jan 31-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 1, 2002
     Feb 1-3rd reading, passed 91-2 with committee amendment (1)
     Feb 4-received in Senate
     Feb 6-to Education (S)
     Mar 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 14-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 20-recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (S)

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