KY SB32 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on March 11 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-11 - signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 004)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Amend KRS 223.400 to add a definition of "water well driller's assistant"; amend KRS 223.405 to require water well drillers and water well driller's assistants to obtain a valid certificate before working on a water well; amend KRS 223.425 to establish the application, requirements, and effective term for the certification of water well driller's assistants; amend KRS 223.430 to allow the water well driller's assistant to work under the liability insurance and surety bond of the supervising certified water well driller; amend KRS 223.440 to prohibit the certified water well driller's assistant from certifying records required to be kept by the supervising certified water well driller; amend KRS 223.447 to establish certification and renewal fees for the water well driller and the water well driller's assistant; amend KRS 223.450 to conform.

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AN ACT relating to water well drillers.


Roll Calls

2019-02-26 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 156 (Y: 97 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-02-07 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 788 (Y: 36 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-03-11Senatesigned by Governor (KY Acts ch. 004)
2019-02-27Senatedelivered to Governor
2019-02-27Senateenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2019-02-27Senateenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2019-02-27Senatereceived in Senate
2019-02-26House3rd reading, passed 97-2
2019-02-25Houseposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 26, 2019
2019-02-22House2nd reading, to Rules
2019-02-21Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
2019-02-19Houseposted in committee
2019-02-11Houseto Natural Resources & Energy (H)
2019-02-08Housereceived in House
2019-02-07Senate3rd reading, passed 36-0
2019-02-07Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 7, 2019
2019-02-06Senatereported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules
2019-02-05Senatereturned to Natural Resources & Energy (S)
2019-02-05Senate1st reading
2019-02-05Senatetaken from Natural Resources & Energy (S)
2019-01-08Senateto Natural Resources & Energy (S)
2019-01-08Senateintroduced in Senate
2018-11-21SenatePrefiled by the sponsor(s).


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