House Bill 5 Becomes Law

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We appreciate the hard work of the Kentucky General Assembly and the Beshear Administration for their collective support for the countless students, families and schools affected by the devastating December 2021 storms. Signed into law by Governor Beshear on January 13, 2022, House Bill 5 (HB5):

  • Directs $200 million to the newly created West Kentucky State Aid Funding for Emergencies Fund.
  • Includes $45 million to support local schools and procure temporary housing for those affected by the deadly and destructive December storms.

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