KY SB5 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 11-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 19 2016 - 50% progression
Action: 2016-02-22 - to Judiciary (H)
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #3) [PDF]


Amend KRS 402.100 to require that the Department of Libraries and Archives revise the current marriage license form; remove the requirement that the license be signed by the issuing county or deputy clerk; and provide instead that the marriage license form allow for the name and title of the issuing official.

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AN ACT relating to marriage licenses.



2016-02-22Houseto Judiciary (H)
2016-02-19Housereceived in House
2016-02-18Senatepassed 30-8 with Committee Substitute (1)
2016-02-18Senatefloor amendment (1) defeated
2016-02-18Senate3rd reading
2016-02-17Senatepassed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
2016-02-16Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 17, 2016
2016-02-11Senatefloor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
2016-02-11Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2016-02-10Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
2016-01-08Senateto State & Local Government (S)
2016-01-06Senateintroduced in Senate

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