Blueprint Legislative Priority

Increase Student Safety

House Bill 1 would increase student safety in Kentucky schools by increasing students’ access to behavioral health services, fostering supportive learning environments, and utilizing proven strategies to address physical safety.

Review the Blueprint for Kentucky’s Children policy priority fact sheet here.


HB 1 is sponsored by Representative John Bam Carney. It has been assigned to the House Education Committee.

Its companion bill, Senate Bill 1, has advanced through the bill process with some amendments. Track SB 1’s status below.

Awaiting Committee Hearing