Kentucky Representative George Brown [D]

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KYHB479PassAmend KRS 67A.440 to delete the provision that a surviving spouse's retirement benefit shall end upon remarriage; amend KRS 67A.450 to provide that for members of policemen's and firefighters' retirement funds of urban-county governments who would ha...
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2020-04-24
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 103)
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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2020-04-15
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
KYHB484PassCreate a new section of KRS 61.510 to 61.705 to specify contents/intent of bill which includes transferring the administration of the County Employees Retirement System (CERS) from the Kentucky Retirement Systems (KRS) Board of Trustees to the CERS b...
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2020-04-07
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 79)
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 (Acts ch. 44)
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 (Acts ch. 45)
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
KYHB194EngrossAmend KRS 6.350 to establish additional requirements for the completion of the actuarial analysis required for bills pertaining to state-administered retirement systems; specify additional requirements to be projecting costs/savings over a 30 year pe...
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2020-03-18
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHR128IntroRecognize March 29th as Tuskegee Airmen Day in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2020-03-18
To House Floor Committee
KYHB134IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 210 to define "sober living homes"; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to provide access to a certification program for sober living homes; require the cabinet to develop and make available on its W...
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue 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
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
KYHB394IntroAmend KRS 97.010 to require certain local government playground projects to include wheelchair access ramps, wheelchair-friendly surfaces and at least one (1) wheelchair swing, except where the contract for a playground project was signed prior to th...
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2020-03-09
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
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
KYHB525IntroAmend KRS 439.250 to define "technical violation"; amend KRS 439.315 to provide that failure without good cause to pay an installment pursuant to a release agreement is a technical violation; specify that willful nonpayment of fees is a technical vio...
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2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB524IntroAmend KRS 439.315 to require fees to be waived for individuals placed on administrative supervision; require fees to be suspended for the first six months of a person’s term of community supervision following release from custody, unless the releas...
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2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB523IntroAmend KRS 530.050 to require a person incarcerated for nonsupport to be granted work release and pay work release wages towards outstanding support obligations.
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2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB104EngrossAmend KRS 61.542 to allow a retiree who experiences a qualifying event, including marriage, remarriage, the birth or adoption of a child, or the death of a designated beneficiary, to elect to change his or her beneficiary and optional payment plan pr...
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2020-02-28
To Senate State & Local Government 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
KYHB133IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 454 to provide definitions and establish procedures for dismissing legal actions filed in response to a party's exercise of free speech, right to petition, or right to association; allow for an immediate appeal as a...
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2020-02-24
posting withdrawn
KYHB183IntroAmend KRS 17.500 to add a felony offense of KRS 529.100 or 529.110 involving commercial sexual activity to the definition of "sex crime"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 183 to require airports to post the hotline number of the National Human Tra...
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2020-02-24
posting withdrawn
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
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
KYHB143IntroAmend KRS 18A.355 to provide for an annual cost of living adjustment for state employees with the cost of living adjustment being the average of the consumer price index for the two calendar years prior to the biennium and not less than zero; and ame...
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2020-02-11
To House Appropriations and Revenue 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
KYHB330IntroAmend KRS 337.415, relating to court-ordered appearances by employees, to prohibit employers from discharging or retaliating against an employee who is a crime victim when the employee takes leave to attend proceedings associated with a crime; requir...
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2020-01-29
To House Economic Development & Workforce Investment 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
KYHB27EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 2 to name and designate as the official pets of Kentucky domestic cats and dogs that reside in or have been adopted from Kentucky animal shelters or rescue organizations.
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2020-01-27
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHR44PassHonor the Blueprint for Kentucky's Children and adjourn in honor of Children's Advocacy Day on January 23, 2020.
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2020-01-23
adopted by voice vote
KYHB259IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 527 to make it a crime to unlawfully store a firearm; establish elements of the crime for recklessly allowing access to an unsecured firearm by a minor; establish the crime as a Class B misdemeanor unless a physica...
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2020-01-17
To House Judiciary 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
KYHB173IntroAmend KRS 304.20-020 to add property damage in limits set forth in KRS 304.39-110 as part of the minimum coverage required under the section for insureds who are legally entitled to recover damages from owners or operators of uninsured motor vehicles...
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2020-01-16
To House Banking and Insurance 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
KYHB162IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 63 establishing a procedure for the recall of any elected sheriff, jailer, constable, or peace officer; amend KRS 63.990 to include a criminal penalty for giving money or anything of value in exchange for a signatu...
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2020-01-15
To House Local Government Committee
KYHB233IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 164 to prohibit public postsecondary institutions from inquiring about a prospective student's criminal history prior to admission, except for certain types of offenses; allow an institution to inquire about a stud...
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2020-01-13
To House Education Committee
KYHB234IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 216B to establish definitions and require hospitals that provide inpatient or residential care to offer patients a plant-based food option for every meal or snack, at the request of a patient or patient's lawful re...
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2020-01-13
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB124IntroAmend KRS 154.15-010 to create a definition for paid prioritization; create a new section of Subchapter 15 of KRS Chapter 154 to require KentuckyWired contracts between the Kentucky Communications Network Authority and public or private Internet serv...
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2020-01-13
To House Small Business & Information Technology 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
KYHB215IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 216 to require staff-to-resident ratios in long-term care facilities as a condition of licensure or relicensure; establish minimum staffing requirements; prohibit long-term care facilities from admitting new residen...
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2020-01-10
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB182IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to establish the electric vehicle supply equipment tax credit for a qualified individual in an amount equal to the lesser of 50% of the installed cost of the equipment or $1,000; require reporting by the Depart...
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2020-01-09
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB191IntroAmend KRS 189.635 to require business operators to notify law enforcement of a vehicle delivered to the business in a damaged condition; amend KRS 189.990 to make it a Class A misdemeanor for a driver to not report an accident if he or she knew or sh...
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2020-01-09
To House Transportation 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
KYHB192IntroAmend KRS 527.010 to define "assault weapons" and "large-capacity ammunition-feeding devices"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 527 to criminalize possession and transfer of unregistered large-capacity ammunition-feeding devices; create a new sect...
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2020-01-09
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB45IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 237 to specify definitions for "assault weapons," "large-capacity ammunition-feeding devices," and "ammunition sellers"; require background checks for private firearms sales; require reporting to law enforcement of ...
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2020-01-07
To House Judiciary 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
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
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