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  1. Introduced Jan 7, 2014
  2. Passed House Feb 10, 2014
  3. Passed Senate
  4. Signed into Law Apr 25, 2014

HB 2

Kentucky House Bill

AN ACT relating to increasing bachelor's degree attainment at postsecondary education institutions located in coal-producing counties. Create a new section of KRS Chapter 164 to establish the Kentucky Coal County College Completion Program to include the Kentucky Coal County College Completion Scholarship and the Kentucky Coal County College Completion Student Services Grant; create the Kentucky Coal County District to include coal-producing counties as defined in KRS 42.4592(1)(c); direct the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority to administer the program; define student and institutional eligibility for scholarships and grants; define the maximum grant amounts; require the authority to make an annual report on the program and a program evaluation every four years; fund the program with amounts appropriated from coal severance tax receipts in the biennial budget; APPROPRIATION.
2014 Regular Session
Bill Subjects:
Legal Issues Energy State Agencies Labor and Employment Other Health Technology and Communication Budget, Spending, and Taxes Nominations Education Public Services
Sponsors (10):


There are currently no roll call votes recorded for this bill.


Date Chamber  
Apr 25, 2014 House signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 133)
Apr 15, 2014 House posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, April 15, 2014; 3rd reading; floor amendments (1-title) and (2) withdrawn ; passed 38-0 with committee amendments (1) (2) and (3-title) ; received in House; to Rules (H); posted for passage for concurrence in Senate committee amendments (1) (2) and (3-title) ; House concurred in Senate committee amendments (1) (2) and (3-title) ; passed 96-3; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Mar 27, 2014 House reported favorably, to Rules with committee amendments (1) (2) and (3-title)
Mar 25, 2014 House taken from Education (S); 2nd reading; returned to Education (S); floor amendments (1-title) and (2) filed
Mar 24, 2014 Senate taken from Education (S); 1st reading; returned to Education (S)
Feb 13, 2014 Senate to Education (S)
Feb 11, 2014 Senate received in Senate
Feb 10, 2014 House 3rd reading, passed 92-0
Feb 6, 2014 House floor amendments (1) (2) (3-title) and (4) filed
Feb 5, 2014 House 2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 6, 2014
Feb 4, 2014 House reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Jan 30, 2014 House posted in committee
Jan 8, 2014 House to Education (H)
Jan 7, 2014 House introduced in House

Bill Text



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