Kentucky Representative Charles Booker [D]

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KYHB284PassCreate a new section of KRS 439.250 to 439.560 to establish probation program credits; amend KRS 439.250 to conform.
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2020-03-27
signed by Governor
KYHB327PassAmend KRS 431.076 to create automatic expungement of acquittals and dismissals with prejudice occurring after the effective date of the Act; allow expungement of past acquittals and dismissals with prejudice by petition; and allow expungement of felo...
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2020-03-27
signed by Governor
KYHB216EngrossAmend KRS 403.720 to include violence against an animal used as coercive conduct in the definition of "domestic violence and abuse"; amend KRS 403.740 to allow a judge to award possession of a domestic animal to the petitioner; amend KRS 456.010 to i...
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2020-03-26
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB318EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 2 to designate June 12 as Women Veterans' Day in the Commonwealth.
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2020-03-19
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB12EngrossAmend KRS 304-17A.148 to cap the cost sharing requirements for prescription insulin at $100 per 30 day supply; EFFECTIVE January 1, 2021.
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2020-03-18
To Senate Rules Committee
KYHR128IntroRecognize March 29th as Tuskegee Airmen Day in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2020-03-18
To House Floor Committee
KYHB137IntroEstablish KRS Chapter 239 and create new sections to define “adjusted gross revenue,” “beginner,” “cabinet, “confidential information,” “entry fee,” “fantasy contest,” “fantasy contest operator," “fantasy contest participant...
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2020-03-17
To House Licensing, Occupations, & Admin Regs Committee
KYHJR82IntroDirect the commissioner of education to convene a strategic assessment and accountability committee; establish minimum requirements for the composition of the committee; establish the duties of the committee; require the commissioner to report the fi...
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB475IntroPropose to amend Section 181 of the Constitution of Kentucky to permit the General Assembly to authorize a county, city, town, or municipal corporation to assess and collect local taxes and fees that are not otherwise in conflict with the Constitutio...
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHCR110IntroA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION related to the access of exceptional students to educational opportunities, "The Students First Resolution."
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB36IntroCreate a new section in KRS Chapter 132 to exempt veteran service organizations from ad valorem taxation if over fifty percent of the organization's annual net income is expended on behalf of veterans and other charitable causes; amend KRS 132.010 to...
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2020-03-11
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB237IntroAmend KRS 532.130, 532.135, and 532.140 to add a diagnosis of serious mental illness to the disabilities which prevent execution for persons convicted of capital offenses.
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2020-03-06
posting withdrawn
KYHB632IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to make legislative findings; establish definitions; provide additional free speech protections for student reporters; place limitations on additional protections; provide protection for student media advisors;...
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2020-03-04
To House Education Committee
KYHB136EngrossCreate various new sections of KRS Chapter 218A to define terms; to exempt the medicinal marijuana program from existing provisions in Kentucky law to the contrary; to require the Department for Alcoholic Beverage and Cannabis Control to implement an...
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2020-03-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB21IntroAmend KRS 304.17A-200 to extend health-status eligibility rules to individual and employer-organized association markets; authorize insurance commissioner to designate additional health status-related factors; prohibit adjustment of premium or contri...
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2020-02-28
floor amendment (2) filed
KYHB490IntroAmend 344.450 to allow parties to recover punitive damages.
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2020-02-27
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB486IntroAmend KRS 431.073 to reduce waiting period for felony expungement from five years to one year, to reduce delays in the process, and to automatically waive the expungement fee for needy persons; amend KRS 431.078 to reduce waiting period for misdemean...
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2020-02-27
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB468IntroAmend numerous statutes in KRS Chapters 12, 14A, 16, 40, 42, 148, 158, 161, 164, and 186 to make certain LGBTQ and qualifying veterans are eligible for state veterans' benefits.
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2020-02-24
To House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection Committee
KYHB241EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 2 to designate the second Wednesday in February as "Family Resource and Youth Services Center Day."
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2020-02-18
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB416IntroAmend KRS 132.020 to freeze the state property tax rate and eliminate the tax rate reduction for qualified heavy equipment; amend KRS 138.130 to define vapor products and include vapor products in the definition of tobacco products; amend KRS 138.140...
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2020-02-14
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB423IntroCreate a new section of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to define terms; prohibit certain conduct of health plans and pharmacy benefit managers related to the coverage of certified insulin; provide a process by which manufacturers may have an insulin...
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2020-02-14
To House Banking and Insurance Committee
KYHR50IntroCommemorate the centennial anniversary of Kentucky's ratification of the 19th Amendment on January 6, 1920.
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2020-02-11
posting withdrawn
KYHB396IntroAmend KRS 160.352 to require greater minority representation on a screening committee in a school district with a student minority population of 50% or greater.
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2020-02-10
To House Education Committee
KYHR65PassPledge civility on the floor and outside the chambers of the House of Representatives.
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2020-01-31
adopted by voice vote
KYHB17EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 2 to designate the Honor and Remember flag as the state's emblem of the service and sacrifice of the brave men and women of the United States Armed Forces who have given their lives in the line of duty; specify loc...
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2020-01-29
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB329IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to establish a refundable income tax credit for certain volunteer firefighters; declare the purpose of the credit; require annual reporting to the Legislative Research Commission to evaluate the impact of the c...
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2020-01-29
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB326IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 5 to establish the Advisory Redistricting Commission, which shall be composed of members appointed by the General Assembly and members of the public at large; define terms; establish commissioner pay, conditions, po...
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2020-01-28
To House Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs Committee
KYHB303IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 164 prohibiting any public or private postsecondary institution from inquiring about a student's criminal history on the institution's admissions application.
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2020-01-23
To House Education Committee
KYHB296IntroRepeal and reenact KRS 158.1415 to require each school district to provide comprehensive sex education instruction to all public school students; establish minimum requirements for the comprehensive sex education instruction; establish minimum requir...
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2020-01-23
To House Education Committee
KYHB263IntroAmend KRS 158.849 to establish goal of increasing participation in computer science courses by underrepresented groups; require the Department of Education to submit an annual report on public school students participating in computer science courses...
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2020-01-17
To House Education Committee
KYHB251IntroAmend KRS 336.130 to delete references restricting rights of public employees to organize, associate collectively, or strike; amend KRS 336.180 to amend definition of "labor organization" and delete definitions of "employer" and "employee"; amend KRS...
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2020-01-15
To House Economic Development & Workforce Investment Committee
KYHB239IntroAmend KRS 342.315 to eliminate the requirement that physicians contracting with the commissioner of the Department of Workers' Claims to perform evaluations in occupational disease claims be "B" readers who are licensed in Kentucky and are board-cert...
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2020-01-14
To House Economic Development & Workforce Investment Committee
KYHB225IntroAmend KRS 344.010 to include definitions for "sexual orientation" and "gender identity"; amend KRS 344.020, relating to the purpose of the Kentucky's civil rights chapter, to include a prohibition against discrimination because of sexual orientation ...
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2020-01-13
To House Economic Development & Workforce Investment Committee
KYHB221IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 218A to make the penalty for possession of a personal use quantity of marijuana a prepayable non-criminal fine; amend KRS 218A.010 to define "personal use quantity of marijuana" and "marijuana accessory"; amend KRS...
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2020-01-10
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB222IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 431 to automatically expunge eligible misdemeanors, violations, and certain Class D felonies; amend KRS 431.078 and 431.073 to conform.
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2020-01-10
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHJR24IntroDirect the Transportation Cabinet to designate a portion of Interstate 64 in Jefferson County in honor and memory of Louisville Metro Police Detective Deidre Irene Mengedoht; erect the appropriate signage.
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2020-01-10
To House Transportation Committee
KYHB212IntroAmend KRS 141.019, relating to the individual income tax, to increase the pension income exclusion from $31,110 to $41,110.
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2020-01-10
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB199IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 210 define conversion therapy, mental health professional, and public funds; to prohibit mental health professionals from engaging in conversion therapy with a person under eighteen (18) years of age or a person wh...
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2020-01-09
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB200IntroAmend KRS 157.360 to reduce maximum class sizes by three.
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2020-01-09
To House Education Committee
KYHB62IntroAmend KRS 506.120 to remove language related to "criminal gang syndicate;" repeal KRS 506.135 relating to definitions, KRS 506.140 relating to criminal gang recruitment, KRS 506.150 relating to criminal gang activity or recruitment, 506.160, relating...
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2020-01-07
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB6IntroPropose to amend Section 145 of the Constitution of Kentucky to restore voting rights to persons convicted of felonies upon completion of their sentence; submit to the voters for ratification or rejection.
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2020-01-07
To House Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs Committee
KYHB25IntroAmend KRS 156.095 and KRS 158.4416 to remove references to public charter schools; repeal KRS 160.1590, 160.1591, 160.1592, 160.1593, 160.1594, 160.1595, 160.1596, 160.1597, 160.1598, 160.1599, and 161.141.
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2020-01-07
To House Education Committee
KYHB39IntroAmend KRS 337.010 to increase the applicable threshold of employees of retail stores and service industries from $95,000 to $500,000 average annual gross volume of sales for the employer; amend KRS 337.275 to raise the state minimum wage to $8.20 per...
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2020-01-07
To House Economic Development & Workforce Investment Committee
KYHB31IntroRepeal KRS 237.109, which provides authorization to carry concealed deadly weapons without a license; amend KRS 527.020 and 237.115 to conform.
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2020-01-07
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHR13IntroUrge the Kentucky Department of Education to create a task force to consider ways to improve diversity in STEAM education.
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2020-01-07
To House Education Committee
KYHB119IntroPropose to amend Section 145 of the Constitution of Kentucky to restructure the voting restrictions relating to felons and persons with mental disabilities; ballot language; submit to voters for ratification or rejection.
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2020-01-07
To House Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs Committee
KYHB42IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to establish the rural hospital organization donation tax credit; amend KRS 141.0205 to order the new tax credit; amend KRS 131.190 to allow reporting by the Department of Revenue.
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2020-01-07
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB43IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 344 to prohibit employers from considering or requiring disclosure of prior criminal history as part of the initial job application; title the Act "Ban the Box - The Criminal Record Employment Discrimination Act."
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2020-01-07
To House Economic Development & Workforce Investment Committee
KYHB33IntroAmend KRS 344.010 to provide definitions of "protective hairstyle" and "race" that include traits historically associated with race.
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2020-01-07
To House Economic Development & Workforce Investment Committee
KYHB26IntroAmend KRS 139.010 to define feminine hygiene products; amend KRS 139.480 to exempt from sales and use tax the sale or purchase of feminine hygiene products; apply to sales or purchases made after August 1, 2020, but before August 1, 2024; require Dep...
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2020-01-07
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
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