KY SB171 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 10 2016 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2016-02-12 - to Natural Resources & Energy (S)
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


Amend KRS 223.400 to create definitions for "geothermal borehole" and "geothermal vertical closed loop well"; amend KRS 223.435, 223.445 and 223.455 to include geothermal borehole drilling and geothermal vertical closed loop well installation under the regulatory authority of the Cabinet for Energy and Environment and the Kentucky Water Well Certification Board.

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AN ACT relating to geothermal wells.



2016-02-12Senateto Natural Resources & Energy (S)
2016-02-10Senateintroduced in Senate

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