KY SB228 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on April 27 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-04-27 - became law without Governor's Signature (Acts, ch. 205)
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [PDF]


Amend KRS 164.6901 to rename KRS 164.6901 to 164.6935 the Revised Uniform Athlete Agents Act; amend KRS 164.6903 to revise the definitions of "athlete agent" and "student-athlete" and to define "educational institution," "enrolled," "interscholastic sport," "licensed, registered or certified professional," "recruit or solicit," and "sign"; amend KRS 164.6907 to clarify time period for submitting an application; amend KRS 164.6909 expand the requirements for an athlete agent application form and the registration process; amend KRS 164.6911 clarify reasons for which registration may be denied and the license renewal process; amend KRS 164.6913 to clarify reasons for refusing to issue or to suspend or revoke a registration; create a new section of KRS 164.6901 to 164.6935 to allow the department to issue a temporary license; amend KRS 164.6915 to establish a fee to renew a registration based on registration in another state; amend KRS 164.6917 to specify requirements for an agency contract; amend KRS 164.6919 to specify communication requirements an athlete agent must meet; amend KRS 164.6921 to include parents or guardians of minor student-athletes; amend KRS 164.6923 to require an athlete agent to create records; amend KRS 164.6925 to clarify actions prohibited by athlete agents; amend KRS 164.6929 to allow student-athletes as well as educational institutions to bring action for damages and increase civil penalty from $25,000 to $50,000; amend KRS 164.6933 clarify the interaction of KRS 164.6901 to 164.6935 with regard to federal electronic signatures statutes.

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AN ACT relating to athlete agents.


Roll Calls

2018-04-14 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 521 (Y: 82 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 18) [PASS]
2018-03-14 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading W/SFA 1 RSN# 536 (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2018-03-14 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 536 (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2018-04-27Senatebecame law without Governor's Signature (Acts, ch. 205)
2018-04-26Senatefiled without Governor's signature with the Secretary of State
2018-04-14Senatedelivered to Governor
2018-04-14Senateenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2018-04-14Senateenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2018-04-14Senatereceived in Senate
2018-04-14House3rd reading, passed 82-0
2018-03-27Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 29, 2018
2018-03-27House2nd reading, to Rules
2018-03-22Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute & committee amendment (1-title)
2018-03-20Houseposted in committee
2018-03-19Houseto Education (H)
2018-03-15Housereceived in House
2018-03-14Senate3rd reading, passed 35-0 with floor amendment (1)
2018-03-13Senatepassed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
2018-03-13Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 13, 2018
2018-03-09Senatefloor amendment (1) filed
2018-03-09Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2018-03-08Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2018-03-01Senateto Education (S)
2018-02-28Senateintroduced in Senate

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