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Summary:
This act permits local boards of education to require compulsory school attendance for children up to 18 years of age. Upon 55 percent of all local school districts enacting this attendance policy, all local...
Subject:
K-12 Education, School Attendance
Year:
2013
Source:
Kentucky Legislature
Summary:
The bill amends the Kentucky statutes to include definitions for sexual orientation and gender identity in relation to civil rights, prohibited labor and employment practices, prohibited discrimination in...
Subject:
Employment, LGBTQ, Housing and Property
Year:
2013
Source:
Kentucky Legislature
Summary:
The ordinance prohibits an employer from refusing to hire, terminating, or discriminating against any individual on the basis of race, national origin, sex and/or gender, including gender identity, religion,...
Subject:
Civil Liberties, Employment, LGBTQ, Women, Race and Ethnicity
Year:
2013
Source:
Vicco City Council
Summary:
The ordinance prohibits an individual or an entity from refusing sale, lease, and/or transfer, or to attempt eviction, of property to individual on the basis of race, national origin, sex and/or gender,...
Subject:
Civil Liberties, LGBTQ, Women, Race and Ethnicity, Housing and Property, Housing and Property
Year:
2013
Source:
Vicco City Council
Summary:
This policy brief provides seven examples of state-level legislation to advance the quality of the teaching profession. The policies in this policy brief include: teacher recruitment in Illinois, teacher...
Subject:
Teachers, K-12 Education
Year:
2013
Source:
National Opportunity to Learn Campaign
Summary:
This brief argues against changing the way the state calculates corporate income taxes and moving to "single sales factor." According to the brief, single sales factor would reduce revenue needed...
Subject:
Taxation - Corporate Income, Taxation - Corporate Income
Year:
2012
Source:
Kentucky Center for Economic Policy
Summary:
This policy brief responds to proposed legislation to move new public employees to a cash balance option--rather than maintaining the traditional pension plan associated with public jobs. The legislation...
Subject:
Savings and Retirement, Public Sector Employees
Year:
2012
Source:
Kentucky Center for Economic Policy
Summary:
This report looks at Kentucky's low degree attainment rates and provides an overview of barriers to community college degree completion as well as possible solutions to these barriers. The report also...
Subject:
Higher Education
Year:
2012
Source:
Kentucky Center for Economic Policy
Summary:
This policy brief was a response to state pension legislation to move to a defined contribution or hybrid plan, which could cut benefits for public workers. The brief makes four key points: 1) Public sector...
Subject:
Savings and Retirement, Public Sector Employees
Year:
2012
Source:
Kentucky Center for Economic Policy
Summary:
This memorandum of understanding, signed by the Governor and key education partners across the state, adopts teaching conditions standards. The research-based standards include time, facilities and...
Subject:
Teachers
Year:
2012
Source:
TELL Kentucky