KY SB4 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 14-0)
Status: Engrossed on January 16 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-03-27 - 2nd reading, to Rules
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [PDF]


Propose to amend Section 95 of the Constitution of Kentucky to hold the election of the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Treasurer, Auditor of Public Accounts, Attorney General, Secretary of State and Commissioner of Agriculture, Labor and Statistics in even-numbered years, every four years, beginning in 2024; provide transitional calendar; submit to the voters for ratification or rejection. Provide ballot language.

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AN ACT proposing to amend Section 95 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to the election of state officers.


Roll Calls

2018-01-11 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 375 (Y: 24 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2018-03-27House2nd reading, to Rules
2018-03-22Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2018-03-08Houseposted in committee
2018-01-18Houseto Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
2018-01-16Housereceived in House
2018-01-11Senate3rd reading, passed 24-11
2018-01-10Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 11, 2018
2018-01-10Senatereported favorably, to Rules
2018-01-09Senatereturned to State & Local Government (S)
2018-01-09Senate2nd reading
2018-01-09Senatetaken from State & Local Government (S)
2018-01-08Senatereturned to State & Local Government (S)
2018-01-08Senate1st reading
2018-01-08Senatetaken from State & Local Government (S)
2018-01-03Senateto State & Local Government (S)
2018-01-02Senateintroduced in Senate

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