KY HB243 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Passed on March 26 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-26 - signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 174)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Amend KRS 16.065 to require the Department of Kentucky State Police to provide personal protection to a recipient of the Medal of Honor who is a Kentucky resident, attending any public event or ceremony to which he or she received an official written invitation, and representing for no reason other than being a recipient of the Medal of Honor, not to exceed six events per year.

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AN ACT relating to the protection of Medal of Honor recipients.


Roll Calls

2019-03-14 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 355 (Y: 90 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 10) [PASS]
2019-03-14 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading W/scs 1 RSN# 1000 (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-01 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 199 (Y: 97 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2019-03-26Housesigned by Governor (KY Acts ch. 174)
2019-03-14Housedelivered to Governor
2019-03-14Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2019-03-14Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2019-03-14Housepassed 90-0
2019-03-14HouseHouse concurred in Senate Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-14Houseposted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-14Houseto Rules (H)
2019-03-14Housereceived in House
2019-03-14Senate3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-13Senatepassed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
2019-03-12Senatepassed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
2019-03-12Senateposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 12, 2019
2019-03-07Senatereported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1) as a consent bill
2019-03-06Senateto Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)
2019-03-06Senatereturned to Committee on Committees (S)
2019-03-06Senate1st reading
2019-03-06Senatetaken from Committee on Committees (S)
2019-03-04Senatereceived in Senate
2019-03-01House3rd reading, passed 97-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-02-28Houseposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 1, 2019
2019-02-28House2nd reading, to Rules
2019-02-27Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-02-15Houseposted in committee
2019-02-07Houseto Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection (H)
2019-02-06Houseintroduced in House


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Bill Comments