02RS HB299


WWW Version

HB 299/FN (BR 399) - J. Richards, M. Denham

     AN ACT relating to school mentors.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 18A to establish the Commonwealth Mentor Initiative; permit state employees to have one hour of mentor leave per week to mentor in private and public schools; require the Department of Personnel to inform all state employees of the program and to aid in its implementation and report back to the Interim Joint Committee on Education the program impact; create a new section of KRS Chapter 164 to require the boards of the public postsecondary education institutions to adopt policies to encourage their employees to serve as education mentors.


     HCS/FN - Require employee to agree to donate 30 minutes of accumulated annual or compensatory leave or lunch period time for one hour of mentor leave per week, rather than require donation of one hour of leave for each two hours of mentor leave per month.

     Jan 9-introduced in House
     Jan 10-to Education (H)
     Jan 18-posted in committee
     Jan 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Jan 24-2nd reading, to Rules; recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (H)
     Jan 28-taken from committee Appropriations and Revenue (H); to Rules (H)
     Jan 30-recommitted to State Government (H)
     Jan 31-posted in committee
     Feb 5-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute
     Feb 6-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 7, 2002
     Feb 7-3rd reading, passed 99-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 8-received in Senate
     Feb 11-to State and Local Government (S)
     Mar 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 27-2nd reading, to Rules

Kentucky Legislature Home Page | Record Front Page