Fifty First District State Representative Bam Carney of Campbellsville, 24th District State Representative Brandon Reed of Hodgenville and 16th District State Senator Max Wise of Campbellsville have been appointed to the newly-formed School Safety Working Group by Kentucky House of Representatives Speaker Pro-Tempore David Osborne and Kentucky State Senate President Pro-Tempore Jimmy Higdon. Group members will meet periodically during the 2018 legislative interim period to discuss numerous aspects of school safety. Members of the School Safety Working Group will review Kentucky school safety policies and procedures, communication and collaboration among police, educators and mental health professionals and other school safety measures. The 10-member group will consist of five state representatives and five state senators, including a co-chair from each chamber. The co-chairs may appoint up to six non-legislative, non-voting members with expertise that assists in the group’s operation. The group will meet atleast once a month through December 30th, 2018 and will issue a report by the end of December, 2018 that identifies relevant issues for improving school safety and potential strategies for solving those issues. The appointments are effective immediately.