KY HB135 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Passed on March 21 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-21 - signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 038)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Create new sections of KRS Chapter 45A to set guidelines for awarding contracts for public works projects; set forth that public agencies awarding contracts shall not require or prohibit bidders to adhere to agreements with a labor organization relating to a public works project; set restrictions on a public agency in awarding a grant, tax abatement, or tax credit in situations contrary to the provisions of the Act.

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AN ACT relating to contracting of public works projects.


Roll Calls

2019-03-07 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 926 (Y: 26 N: 10 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-02-14 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 39 (Y: 50 N: 44 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2019-03-21Housesigned by Governor (KY Acts ch. 038)
2019-03-12Housedelivered to Governor
2019-03-12Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2019-03-12Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2019-03-07Housereceived in House
2019-03-07Senate3rd reading, passed 26-10
2019-03-07Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 7, 2019
2019-03-06Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2019-03-05Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2019-02-19Senateto Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor (S)
2019-02-15Senatereceived in Senate
2019-02-14House3rd reading, passed 50-44 with Committee Substitute
2019-02-11Housefloor amendments (1) and (3) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendments (2) and (4) filed to bill
2019-02-11Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 12, 2019
2019-02-07House2nd reading, to Rules
2019-02-06Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-01-11Houseposted in committee
2019-01-10Houseto Local Government (H)
2019-01-09Houseintroduced in House


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Bill Comments