KY HB309 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 4 2021 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-03-30 - recommitted to State & Local Government (S)
Pending: Senate State & Local Government Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS 67C to allow a consolidated local government to create a Civilian and Accountability Review Board, establish membership and duties of the board, authorize the board to request subpoenas from the Government Audit and Oversight Committee; amend KRS 67C.103 to specify that the legislative body may not delegate subpoena power beyond specific citations; amend KRS 67C.105 to require the mayor to be elected in nonpartisan elections, pursuant to KRS 83A.045, 83A.170 and 83A.175; amend KRS 67C.139 to make all statutory mayoral appointments subject to legislative body approval, if relevant statutes require this, and give 60 days for approval process; amend KRS 67C.143 to prevent charging members of the legislative council from serving on trial of charges; amend KRS 67C.147 to require the consolidated local government to provide accounting of program costs to urban services district board and the legislative body; amend KRS 67C.301 to define "designee"; amend KRS 67C.321 to allow chief of police designee to undertake certain portions of an investigation concerning allegations against a peace officer; amend KRS 67C.325 to allow the chief's designee to receive information; amend KRS 67C.414 to require legislative body approval of collective bargaining agreements made between the consolidated local government and any labor organization.

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AN ACT relating to consolidated local governments.


Roll Calls

2021-03-03 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 204 (Y: 70 N: 23 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2021-03-03 - House - House: Suspend the Rules RCS# 203 (Y: 84 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 13) [PASS]


2021-03-30Senaterecommitted to State & Local Government (S)
2021-03-30Senatetaken from the Regular Orders of the Day
2021-03-29Senatepassed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
2021-03-16Senatepassed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
2021-03-16Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 16, 2021
2021-03-16Senatereported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1)
2021-03-12Senatereturned to State & Local Government (S)
2021-03-12Senate2nd reading
2021-03-12Senatetaken from State & Local Government (S)
2021-03-11Senatereturned to State & Local Government (S)
2021-03-11Senate1st reading
2021-03-11Senatetaken from State & Local Government (S)
2021-03-05Senateto State & Local Government (S)
2021-03-04Senateto Committee on Committees (S)
2021-03-04Senatereceived in Senate
2021-03-03House3rd reading, passed 70-23 with Committee Substitute and floor amendment (8)
2021-03-03Housefloor amendment (8) filed to Committee Substitute
2021-03-02Housefloor amendments (6) and (7) filed to Committee Substitute
2021-02-26Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 1, 2021
2021-02-25Housefloor amendment (5-title) filed
2021-02-25Housefloor amendments (1), (2), (3) and (4) filed to Committee Substitute
2021-02-25House2nd reading, to Rules
2021-02-24Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
2021-02-22Houseposted in committee
2021-02-22Houseto Local Government (H)
2021-02-02Houseto Committee on Committees (H)
2021-02-02Houseintroduced in House


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