Kentucky Representative Walker Thomas [R]

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KYHR4PassCommemorate the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
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2021-09-09
adopted by voice vote
KYHB382PassAmend KRS 96.895 to equally distribute certain moneys among each fund-eligible county and eliminate certain duplicative reporting requirements; amend KRS 96.905 to allow moneys to be used for operational expenses by fund-eligible counties.
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2021-04-07
signed by Governor (ActsCh. 196)
KYHCR81PassEncourage full support of the Future Vertical Lift, a vital Department of Defense and U. S. Army modernization initiative.
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2021-04-05
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 181)
KYHB91PassPropose to create a new section of the Constitution of Kentucky to state that Kentucky's Constitution does not secure or protect a right to abortion or funding of abortion.
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2021-03-30
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 174)
KYHB475PassAmend KRS 207.200 to make language gender-neutral.
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2021-03-29
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 162)
KYHB400Intro

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Amend KRS 118.720 to require the Governor to sign a proclamation for an election to fill a vacancy in the office of United States Senator; repeal KRS 63.200, which requires the Governor to fill vacancies in the office of United States Senator.
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2021-03-29
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB221Engross

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Amend KRS 620.030 to establish requirements for reports of alleged child dependency, abuse, or neglect.
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2021-03-29
floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute , floor amendment (2-title) filed to bill
KYHB44PassAmend KRS 210.365 to make firefighters eligible for crisis intervention team training along with law enforcement officers currently permitted such training; amend KRS 95A.220 with an appropriation of $1,250,000 each fiscal year for treatment of full-...
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2021-03-25
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 114)
KYHB155PassAmend KRS 405.075 to define and allow the use of a "newborn safety device" related to the anonymous surrendering of a newborn infant in the Commonwealth at a participating staffed police station, staffed fire station, or a staffed hospital.
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2021-03-25
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 117)
KYHB109PassEstablish KRS Chapter 403A and create new sections thereof to establish the Uniform Deployed Parents Custody and Visitation Act; amend KRS 403.280, 403.320, 403.340, 403.352, and 403.353 to conform.
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2021-03-23
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 94)
KYHB7PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 222 to establish the Advisory Council for Recovery Ready Communities; establish membership and duties of the council; allow for the promulgation of administrative regulations.
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2021-03-23
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 77)
KYHB277PassAmend KRS 186.430 to exempt the KY operator's license requirement for a member of the Armed Forces of the United States, their spouse. and dependent child who hold a valid driver's license from another state when they are assigned to KY but maintain ...
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2021-03-22
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 65)
KYHB183PassAmend KRS 205.6405 and 205.205.6406 to update provisions of the hospital rate improvement program; APPROPRIATION; EMERGENCY.
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2021-03-22
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 60)
KYHB95PassAmend KRS 304-17A.148 to cap the cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin at $30 per 30 day supply; amend KRS 18A.225 to require the Kentucky Employee Health Plan to comply; EFFECTIVE January 1, 2022.
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2021-03-22
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 75)
KYHB38PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 319 to enact and enter into the Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact with all other jurisdictions that legally join the compact; declare the purpose of the compact; define terms; allow a psychologist to hold one ...
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2021-03-18
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 46)
KYHB48PassCreate a new section of Subtitle 12 of KRS Chapter 304 to establish certain insurance practices relating to the reimbursement of pharmacists; amend KRS 304.14-135 to establish a clean claim form for the reimbursement of certain pharmacist services or...
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2021-03-18
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 30)
KYHB328PassAmend KRS 177.830 to redefine "advertising device" and define "compensation"; amend KRS 177.841 to establish that the section does not apply to directional or other official signs; amend KRS 177.860 to set forth devices that are not a violation; amen...
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2021-03-18
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 44)
KYHB4PassPropose to amend Sections 36 and 42 of the Kentucky Constitution to eliminate the existing dates by which the General Assembly must adjourn in any regular session; provide that the General Assembly may extend the length of its legislative sessions by...
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2021-03-16
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 27)
KYHB206PassAmend KRS 36.477 to raise the amount of available assistance from the Kentucky National Guard Adoption Assistance Program; EMERGENCY.
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2021-03-15
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 19)
KYHB6PassAmend KRS 6.900 to define "person"; amend KRS 6.905 to change the name of the Legislative Program Review and Investigations Committee to the Legislative Oversight and Investigations Committee; require the President of the Senate and the Speaker of th...
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2021-03-12
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 14)
KYHB251Engross

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Amend KRS 12.357 to require administrative bodies to renew regular occupational licneses to spouses of active duty members of the Armed Forces without payment of fees or dues.
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2021-03-12
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYHB46Intro

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 212 to establish safety standards for residential swimming pools; amend KRS 212.990 to establish penalties for noncompliance; provide that the Act may be cited as the "Ava Grace Jenkins Law."
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2021-03-11
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB532Intro

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Create a new section of Subtitle 12 of KRS Chapter 304 to prohibit certain practices of pharmacy benefit managers; allow audits of contracts entered with pharmacy benefit managers; require certain disclosures relating to contracts with pharmacy benef...
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2021-03-11
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHR80PassAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Michael Dean Bowling.
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2021-03-04
adopted by voice vote
KYHB348Intro

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Repeal and reenact KRS 246.010 to alphabetize the definitions and add definitions for "broadband" or "broadband service," "broadband deployment fund," "broadband deployment project area," "census block," "shapefile," "underserved area," and "unserved...
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2021-03-02
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB222Engross

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Create a new section of KRS 205.510 to 205.560 to define terms; require the Department for Medicaid Services to contract with an independent entity to monitor all Medicaid pharmacy benefit claims; establish eligibility requirements for an entity seek...
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2021-03-01
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB501Intro

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Amend KRS 16.170 to permit officers and individuals employed as a Trooper R Class or CVE R Class to participate in political activities while off duty; define what constitutes a political activity; establish guidelines for participation; amend KRS 16...
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2021-03-01
To House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection Committee
KYHB10Engross

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 411 to define "person"; to provide a defense to civil liability to a person who acts in good faith while operating a business during a state of emergency for ordinary negligence for a personal injury resulting from...
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2021-02-24
To Senate Economic Development, Tourism, & Labor Committee
KYHR41PassCondemn anti-Semitism in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2021-02-24
adopted by voice vote
KYHB360Intro

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Direct that any individual or business penalized by business license restrictions or fines under the Governor's emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic shall have their license restored and fines refunded APPROPRIATION; EMERGENCY.
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2021-02-23
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB149Intro

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Create new sections in KRS Chapter 141 to establish the Education Opportunity Account Program; define terms and eligibility for the program; establish the requirements of the account-granting organizations and the Department of Revenue; allow auditin...
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2021-02-22
floor amendments (6), (7), (8) and (9) filed
KYHR4Intro

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Support the Hyde Amendment and encourage its adoption by the United States Congress.
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2021-02-22
3rd reading, adopted 74-18
KYHB538Intro

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 7 to authorize the Legislative Research Commission to request that the Attorney General provide an opinion on the constitutionality of an executive order issued by the President of the United States; authorize the ...
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2021-02-22
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB458Intro

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Amend KRS 334.020 to allow audiologists licensed under KRS Chapter 334A to engage in the sale and practice of fitting hearing instruments; amend KRS 334A.020 to include selling or fitting of hearing instruments in the definition of "the practice of a...
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2021-02-10
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB460Intro

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Amend KRS 311.732, relating to performance of an abortion upon a minor, to require the informed written consent of a parent or legal guardian to include a copy of that parent's or legal guardian's government-issued identification, and to include spec...
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2021-02-10
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB471Intro

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Amend KRS 156.070 to designate the NAIA and NJCAA as organizations the Kentucky Board of Educaion must consider in establishing athletic programs, require the Board of Education or agency designated by the Board of Education to manage interscholastic...
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2021-02-10
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB37Intro

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Amend KRS 141.019 to exclude United States military retirees' pension income from income taxation for taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2021, and before January 1, 2025; require reporting by the Department of Revenue; amend KRS 131.190 t...
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2021-02-04
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB14Intro

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Create a new section in KRS Chapter 132 to exempt veteran service organizations from ad valorem taxation if over 50 percent of the organization's annual net income is expended on behalf of veterans and other charitable causes; amend KRS 132.010 to de...
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2021-02-04
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB1PassProvide relief to businesses and individuals during the COVID-19 state of emergency; provide guidelines for opening of businesses and schools; suspend interest on unpaid unemployment insurance contributions and provide guidelines for noncustodial par...
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2021-02-02
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 3)
KYHB5PassAmend KRS 12.028 to remove the provisions related to temporary reorganizations; repeal KRS 12.027, which requires temporary reorganizations to be set forth by executive order; EMERGENCY
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2021-02-02
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 5)
KYHB2PassAmend KRS 15.241 to allow the Attorney General to seek injunctive relief as well as civil and criminal penalties to prevent, penalize, and remedy violations of KRS Chapter 216B relating to abortion facilities, violations of KRS 311.710 to 311.830 rel...
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2021-02-02
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 4)
KYHB3PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 452 to establish the venue for constitutional challenges to statutes, executive orders, regulations, and other cabinet or department orders; establish procedures for selecting a panel of three Circuit Judges to hea...
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2021-02-02
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch 2)
KYHB316Intro

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Amend KRS 148.0211 to make the language contained therein gender-neutral.
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2021-02-02
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB315Intro

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Amend KRS 227.250 to add gender-neutral language.
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2021-02-02
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB333Intro

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Create new sections of KRS Chapter 136 to establish the growth fund tax credit; amend KRS 131.190 to allow reporting of the tax credit to the Interim Joint Committee on Appropriations and Revenue; establish Subchapter 21 of KRS Chapter 154 and create...
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2021-02-02
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB234Intro

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 164 to establish the Kentucky Community and Technical College endowment matching fund; transfer $3 million annually to the fund from general fund; authorize promulgation of administrative regulations.
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2021-01-09
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB242Intro

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Amend KRS 65.133 to require local law enforcement agencies and Kentucky State Police to enforce all laws; create a new section of KRS Chapter 65 to define terms, including "sanctuary" and "sanctuary policy"; prohibit local governments from adopting s...
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2021-01-09
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB218Intro

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Amend KRS 39A.100 to exclude houses of worship from emergency condemnation authority; prohibit a governmental entity from prohibiting religious services during an emergency to a greater extent than imposed on other organizations or businesses that pr...
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2021-01-07
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB216Intro

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Amend KRS 311.715 to provide that public agency funds shall not be paid to any entity, organization, or individual that performs, induces, refers for, or counsels in favor of abortions; establish exceptions.
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2021-01-07
To House Committee On Committees
KYHR21Intro

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Urge school districts to commemorate Constitution Day on or around September 17 as an annual event.
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2021-01-06
To House Committee On Committees
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