Senate Education Committee Concussion Bill Moves to Full Ky Senate By Stu Johnson, WEKU & Stu Johnson, WEKU • Mar 9, 2017 kuzma, 123rf Stock Photo The Kentucky Senate is expected to vote on legislation that would prevent school athletes who suffer from concussion from returning to play too soon. KY Senate Committee Approves Bill to Ban Tobacco Use on School Property By The Associated Press • Feb 9, 2017 123RF Stock Photo The Senate Education Committee has approved legislation that would ban tobacco products on public school property in Kentucky and at school-sponsored activities. Persistently Low-Achieving Schools Could Become Charter Schools Under Kentucky Senate Bill By Kenny Colston (KPR) • Feb 26, 2013 Kentucky persistently low-achieving schools would be able to become charter schools to improve performance and test scores under a bill discussed Tuesday in the state Senate Education Committee. Parent Grading Bill Headed to Tennessee House Floor By Todd Hatton & The Associated Press • Apr 11, 2012 Tennessee parents would grade themselves on how involved they are in a student's school performance under legislation headed for a state House floor vote. The measure passed the House Finance Committee Tuesday on a voice vote.