KY SB55 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 25 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-18 - returned to Rules
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 42 to create a six-member Blockchain Technology Working Group; attach the working group to the Commonwealth Office of Technology; require the working group to examine the applicability of blockchain technology for various utility sectors and report to the Governor and the LRC by December 1 of each year.

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AN ACT relating to blockchain technology.


Roll Calls

2020-02-24 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading W/scs1 RSN# 1246 (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2020-03-18Housereturned to Rules
2020-03-18Housetaken from Appropriations & Revenue (H)
2020-03-10Houserecommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
2020-03-06House2nd reading, to Rules
2020-03-05Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2020-03-03Houseposted in committee
2020-02-27Houseto Small Business & Information Technology (H)
2020-02-25Housereceived in House
2020-02-24Senate3rd reading, passed 35-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
2020-02-21Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, February 24, 2020
2020-02-13Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2020-02-12Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
2020-02-06Senatereassigned to Natural Resources & Energy (S)
2020-01-13Senateto Banking & Insurance (S)
2020-01-07Senateintroduced in Senate
2019-12-11SenatePrefiled by the sponsor(s).


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