KY HB475 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 36-11)
Status: Introduced on February 21 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-17 - recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
Pending: House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Propose to amend Section 181 of the Constitution of Kentucky to permit the General Assembly to authorize a county, city, town, or municipal corporation to assess and collect local taxes and fees that are not otherwise in conflict with the Constitution; provide ballot question with proposed amendment; submit to voters for ratification or rejection.

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AN ACT proposing an amendment to Section 181 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to the General Assembly's authority over local revenue options.


Roll Calls

2020-03-06 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 193 (Y: 49 N: 17 NV: 0 Abs: 34) [PASS]


2020-03-17Houserecommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
2020-03-09Houseplaced in the Orders of the Day
2020-03-09Housebill reconsidered
2020-03-06Housedefeated 49-17
2020-03-06Housefloor amendment (4) ruled not germane
2020-03-06House3rd reading
2020-03-02Housefloor amendments (4) and (5) filed
2020-03-02Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 3, 2020
2020-02-28Housefloor amendments (1), (2) and (3-title) filed
2020-02-28House2nd reading, to Rules
2020-02-27Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2020-02-24Houseposted in committee
2020-02-24Houseto Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
2020-02-21Houseintroduced in House


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