Kentucky Representative Susan Westrom [D]

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KYHB318IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 2 to designate June 12 as Women Veterans' Day in the Commonwealth.
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2020-02-24
To House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection Committee
KYHB197IntroAmend KRS 29A.170 to increase payment for jurors from five dollars to thirty dollars per day.
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2020-02-24
posting withdrawn
KYHB319IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 171 to establish the Kentucky Civil War site preservation fund and allow the Kentucky Heritage Council to provide grants from the moneys deposited in the fund to private nonprofit organizations for the purchase of ...
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2020-02-24
3rd reading, passed 84-0 with floor amendment (1)
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posting withdrawn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
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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2020-02-24
To House Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs Committee
KYHB463IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 164 to establish the Kentucky Center for Cannabis Research at the University of Kentucky; define the role, mission, and responsibilities of the center; establish the university's duties related to the center; APPRO...
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2020-02-24
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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2020-02-21
received in Senate
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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2020-02-21
floor amendment (18) filed to Committee Substitute
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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2020-02-20
received in Senate
KYHB104IntroAmend 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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2020-02-20
floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
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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2020-02-20
floor amendment (1) filed
KYHB37EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to require schools to offer all students instruction in the visual and performing arts, submit an annual report to the Department of Education, and implement school policies regarding visual and performing arts...
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2020-02-18
To Senate Education 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
KYHB129EngrossCreate new sections of KRS 211.180 to 211.190 to establish definitions; establish the amount of funds to be allocated to and used by local health departments in Kentucky for employment, services, and programs; amend KRS 194A.050, 211.180, 211.357, 21...
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2020-02-18
[Hearing: Feb 26 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB312EngrossAmend KRS 158.448 to require the Kentucky Department of Education(KDE) to develop processes to promote more expeditious enrollment of students in foster care who are transferring to a new school or district, and the sharing of information among schoo...
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2020-02-18
To Senate Education 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
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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2020-02-14
To House Education Committee
KYHB284EngrossCreate 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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2020-02-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB22EngrossCreate a new section of KRS 158.440 to 158.449 to define "corporal punishment"; prohibit a person employed by a school district from using corporal physical discipline; amend KRS 158.444 to remove corporal punishment as a form of discipline in a scho...
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2020-02-12
To Senate Education Committee
KYHB59EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 2 to designate the Wednesday of National Farm Safety Week, which is the third week of September, as "Farmer Suicide Prevention Day".
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2020-02-12
To Senate Agriculture Committee
KYHB238EngrossAmend KRS 257.210 to remove residency requirement for the state veterinarian; make technical corrections, amend KRS 257.240 to remove residency requirement for the deputy state veterinarian; make technical corrections; EMERGENCY
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2020-02-12
To Senate Rules Committee
KYHB214EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 164 to establish the Veterinary Contract Spaces Program; require the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority to administer the program; require the authority to purchase enrollment spaces annually for Kentuc...
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2020-02-12
To Senate Rules Committee
KYHB413IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 7A to establish the Tax Expenditure Oversight Board; amend KRS 11.068 to require the annual production of a detailed estimate of the revenue loss resulting from each tax expenditure from the general fund and road f...
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2020-02-12
To House Appropriations and Revenue 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
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
KYHB34EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 160 to define "owner," "recorded images," "school bus stop arm camera," and "third party designee"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 160 to require each local school district to install and maintain school bus s...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue 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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2020-01-31
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB213EngrossAmend KRS 214.185 to establish that any qualified mental health professional may provide outpatient mental health counseling to any child who is age 16 or older and is an unaccompanied youth.
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2020-01-31
To Senate Health and Welfare 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
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
KYHB324IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to establish a $1,000 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 o...
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2020-01-28
To House Appropriations and Revenue 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
KYHR56IntroUrge the Secretary of the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services to apply for grants for social worker and human services professional safety.
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2020-01-27
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB153EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 210 to establish the Kentucky Mental Health First Aid Training Program or similar program to be administered by the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, subject to appropriation by the General Assembly or fundin...
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2020-01-27
To Senate Health and Welfare 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
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
KYHB228IntroAmend KRS 15.334 to encourage the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet to provide peace officers with training on Alzheimer's disease and related disorders; create a new section of KRS Chapter 216B to encourage hospitals to provide staff and management ...
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2020-01-21
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB249IntroCreate various new sections of KRS Chapter 315 to define terms; to require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to annually compile lists of certain prescription drugs deemed to be essential to treating diabetes; to require drug manufacturers t...
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2020-01-21
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB265IntroAmend KRS 620.030, relating to the requirement to report child abuse, to limit the clergy-penitent exemption to the confessional setting; amend KRS 620.050, relating to the reporting of child abuse, to limit the clergy-penitent exemption to the confe...
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2020-01-17
To House Judiciary 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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2020-01-17
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
KYHR42IntroSupport Muslim Day at the State Capitol on January 22, 2020.
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2020-01-16
To House State Government 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
KYHB248IntroCreate various new sections of KRS Chapter 367 to define terms; to prohibit manufacturers and wholesalers of off-patent or generic prescription drugs from engaging in unrestricted price increases; to require the secretary of the Cabinet for Health an...
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2020-01-15
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB223IntroAmend KRS 525.135, relating to torture of a dog or cat, to specify certain acts of torture; increase punishment to Class D felony.
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2020-01-13
To House Judiciary 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
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
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