KY HB3 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 21-0)
Status: Vetoed on January 20 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-01-20 - Vetoed
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 452 to establish the venue for constitutional challenges to statutes, executive orders, regulations, and other cabinet or department orders; establish procedures for selecting a panel of three Circuit Judges to hear challenges; establish three districts from which panel judges can be selected; amend various sections to conform; EMERGENCY.

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AN ACT relating to civil actions and declaring an emergency.


Roll Calls

2021-01-13 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 32 (Y: 72 N: 20 NV: 0 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2021-01-13 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading W/scs1 RSN# 1513 (Y: 28 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-01-07 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 13 (Y: 69 N: 24 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2021-01-13Housedelivered to Governor
2021-01-13Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2021-01-13Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2021-01-13Housepassed 72-20
2021-01-13HouseHouse concurred in Senate Committee Subsitute
2021-01-13Houseplaced in the Orders of the Day for concurrence or non-concurrence
2021-01-13Housetaken from Rules
2021-01-13Houseto Rules (H)
2021-01-13Housereceived in House
2021-01-13Senate3rd reading, passed 28-6 with Committee Substitute (1)
2021-01-13Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, January 13, 2021
2021-01-12Senatereported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1)
2021-01-08Senatereturned to Judiciary (S)
2021-01-08Senate2nd reading
2021-01-08Senatetaken from Judiciary (S)
2021-01-07Senatereturned to Judiciary (S)
2021-01-07Senate1st reading
2021-01-07Senatetaken from Judiciary (S)
2021-01-07Senateto Judiciary (S)
2021-01-07Senateto Committee on Committees (S)
2021-01-07Senatereceived in Senate
2021-01-07House3rd reading, passed 69-24
2021-01-06Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 7, 2021
2021-01-06Housereported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules
2021-01-05Houseposting waived
2021-01-05Housereturned to Judiciary (H)
2021-01-05House1st reading
2021-01-05Housetaken from Judiciary (H)
2021-01-05Houseto Judiciary (H)
2021-01-05Houseintroduced in House


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