KY HB441 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 19 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-20 - to Transportation (H)
Pending: House Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Amend KRS 186.576 to define "trained vision assessor"; amend KRS 186.577 to require vision testing for operator's license renewal; allow an applicant to be exempt from visual acuity and visual field testing at the time of application if he or she submits a vision testing form completed by a trained vision assessor; direct the Transportation Cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations to implement this section; require the Transportation Cabinet to designate trained vision assessors who may perform vision testing; permit the Transportation Cabinet to develop a system for electronic transmission of driver vision testing forms; amend KRS 186.480 to conform; EFFECTIVE July 1, 2020.

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AN ACT relating to vision testing for motor vehicle operators.



2019-02-20Houseto Transportation (H)
2019-02-19Houseintroduced in House


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