KY SB75 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 5-1)
Status: Engrossed on March 19 2020 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-04-01 - to Transportation (H)
Pending: House Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Amend KRS 186.010 to define "off-highway vehicles" or "OHV"; consider an OHV to be a motor vehicle for registration purposes; amend KRS 186.050 to establish an annual registration fee for resident OHVs and a $30 fee for nonresident OHV registration; allow the clerk to retain $5 for nonresident OHV registration; create new sections of KRS Chapter 189 to allow for the operation of OHVs on a county roadways and state roadways identified by the Transportation Cabinet and the Kentucky Mountain Regional Recreational Authority; prohibit OHV operation on any fully controlled access highway; allow a local government to prohibit OHV use on county roadways under its jurisdiction; establish OHV operation requirements; require the Transportation Cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations; establish exemptions; allow a nonresident OHV permit to be valid for six months; require the Transportation Cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations; amend KRS 189.517 to comply; amend KRS 189.990 to establish that operating an OHV in violation of Sections 3 and 4 of this Act shall be a Class B misdemeanor.

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AN ACT relating to off-highway vehicles and making an appropriation therefor.


Roll Calls

2020-03-18 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading W/scs1, sfa2 RSN# 1391 (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2020-04-01Houseto Transportation (H)
2020-04-01House2nd reading
2020-04-01Housetaken from Committee on Committees
2020-03-19Housereturned to Committee on Committees (H)
2020-03-19House1st reading
2020-03-19Housetaken from Committee on Committees (H)
2020-03-19Housereceived in House
2020-03-18Senatepassed 31-0 with Committee Substitute (1) and floor amendment (2)
2020-03-18Senatefloor amendment (1) withdrawn
2020-03-18Senate3rd reading
2020-03-17Senatepassed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
2020-03-17Senatefloor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute
2020-03-17Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 17, 2020
2020-03-12Senatefloor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
2020-02-26Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2020-02-25Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
2020-02-24Senatereassigned to Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor (S)
2020-02-06Senateto Transportation (S)
2020-02-04Senateintroduced in Senate


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