Kentucky Representative Walker Thomas [R]

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KYHB8PassCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 205 to define terms; establish the Medicaid ground ambulance service provider assessment; require ground ambulance service providers to pay a Medicaid ambulance service provider assessment quarterly; authorize the C...
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2020-04-24
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 110)
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)
KYHB449EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to provide definitions of terms related to disaster or emergency-related work; amend KRS 141.020 to exempt disaster response employees and disaster response businesses from income tax beginning on or after Janu...
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2020-04-01
floor amendments (1-title) and (2) filed
KYHB153PassCreate 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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2020-03-27
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 69)
KYHB378PassAmend KRS 186A.520 to provide that a county clerk's reliance on salvage title application relieves county clerk from liability.
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2020-03-27
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 49)
KYHB453PassAmend various sections of KRS 186.400 to 186.640, and KRS Chapters 189A and 281A to make the Transportation Cabinet the sole application and issuance entity for operator's licenses and personal identification cards and eliminate the requirements that...
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2020-03-27
signed by Governor Acts ch. 51)
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
KYHR118PassSupport South Dakota resident William "Bill" Casper in his efforts to petition President Donald J. Trump to hold a state funeral for the final World War II veteran to be awarded the Medal of Honor.
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2020-03-26
adopted by voice vote
KYHB146IntroAmend KRS 164.7879 to allow a student who attends an out of state high school or Department of Defense school due to a parent's military transfer to earn a KEES award.
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2020-03-19
To House Rules Committee
KYHB316EngrossAmend KRS 164.011 to require each Council on Postsecondary Education board meeting to include a public comment period.
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2020-03-19
To Senate Education 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
KYHB184EngrossAmend KRS 95A.520 and 95A.540, relating to volunteer fire department mergers, to make it applicable to volunteer fire departments merging prior to the effective date of the Act; create a new section of KRS Chapter 95A to provide that for volunteer fi...
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2020-03-18
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB426EngrossAmend KRS 243.075 to specify that any city or county other than a consolidated local government or an urban-county government may impose a regulatory licensing fee on alcohol, and create a two-year period for a city or county who would have been allo...
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2020-03-18
To Senate Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations Committee
KYHB196IntroAmend KRS 326.080 to require the license renewal fee to be established by the board through promulgation of administrative regulation.
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2020-03-17
To House Licensing, Occupations, & Admin Regs Committee
KYHB67EngrossPropose 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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2020-03-17
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB59PassCreate 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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2020-03-17
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 16)
KYHB129PassCreate 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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2020-03-17
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 21)
KYHB428EngrossEstablish 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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2020-03-17
To Senate Judiciary 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
KYHB286IntroAmend KRS 314.011 to allow designated advanced practice registered nurses certified in psychiatric-mental health nursing to prescribe up to two sequential refills for a 30 day supply of psychostimulants; amend KRS 314.042 to remove the one-year pract...
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB412IntroAmend KRS 16.582 and 61.621 to increase minimum total and permanent in line of duty or duty-related disability benefits payable to a member of any of the systems administered by the Kentucky Retirement Systems from 25% to 75% of the member's monthly ...
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB5IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 214 to enact and enter into the Solemn Covenant of the States to Award Prizes for Curing Diseases Interstate Compact with all other jurisdictions that legally join in the compact; declare the purpose of the compact...
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2020-03-11
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
KYHB24PassAppropriate to the Department of Veterans' Affairs $2,500,000 from the General Fund in fiscal year 2019-2020 for design and preconstruction costs for the Bowling Green Veterans Center; stipulate that appropriations in this Act shall be paid from the ...
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2020-03-10
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 7)
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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2020-03-04
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB536IntroAmend KRS 40.050 to include gender-neutral language.
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2020-03-02
To House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection Committee
KYHB540IntroAmend KRS 61.891 to make the language gender-neutral.
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2020-03-02
To House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection Committee
KYHB535IntroAmend KRS 148.0211 to make its language gender-neutral.
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2020-03-02
To House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection Committee
KYHB538IntroAmend KRS 75.160 to make the language gender-neutral.
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2020-03-02
To House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection Committee
KYHB537IntroAmend KRS 75.130 to fix a minor grammatical error.
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2020-03-02
To House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection Committee
KYHB539IntroAmend KRS 75.170 to make the language gender-neutral.
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2020-03-02
To House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection Committee
KYHB521IntroAmend KRS 15.241 to require the Attorney General, upon certification by the secretary of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, to seek injunctive relief as well as civil or criminal penalties for violations of KRS Chapter 216B relating to abort...
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2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB333EngrossAmend KRS 36.477 to raise the amount of available assistance from the Kentucky National Guard Adoption Assistance Program; EMERGENCY.
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2020-02-21
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue 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
KYHB92IntroAmend KRS 141.019 to exclude United States military retirees' pension income from income taxation for taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2020, and before January 1, 2024; require reporting by the Department of Revenue; amend KRS 131.190 t...
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2020-02-13
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB392IntroAmend KRS 6.160 to require the chief clerk of each chamber to ensure that the phrase "the year of our Lord" is in the date of each citation, resolution, and daily journal; amend KRS 6.161 to require each chamber's journal to include "the year of our ...
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2020-02-10
To House State Government Committee
KYHB400IntroCreate a new section of KRS 304.17A-165 to 304.17A-166 to define "insurer," "pharmacy affiliate," "pharmacy benefit manager," "pharmacy or pharmacist services," and "referral to a pharmacy affiliate"; require insurers, pharmacy benefit managers, and ...
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2020-02-10
To House Banking and Insurance Committee
KYHB398IntroCreate a new section of Subtitle 17A, KRS Chapter 304 to define "health plan," "insurer," "pharmacy benefit manager," and "pharmacy or pharmacist services"; provide exceptions for federal laws that conflict with legislation; require Cabinet for Healt...
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2020-02-10
To House Banking and Insurance Committee
KYHB399IntroAmend KRS 304.17A-740 to insert and amend definitions; provide exceptions to pharmacy audit laws; require Cabinet for Health and Family Services to take any steps necessary to effectuate legislation; amend KRS 304.17A-741 to require auditing entities...
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2020-02-10
To House Banking and Insurance Committee
KYHB379IntroCreate a new section of KRS 177.830 to 177.890 to allow electronic advertising devices located on the premises of a business or organization to advertise or promote activities and products offered both on the property and by charitable nonprofit orga...
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2020-02-06
To House Transportation Committee
KYHCR40EngrossDeclare it fitting and proper that public safety telecommunicators be included as a protective service occupation under the federal Standard Occupational Classification system; urge Congress to enact the Supporting Accurate Views of Emergency Service...
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2020-02-03
To Senate State & Local Government 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
KYHJR62IntroDesignate the Between the Rivers Bridge in Trigg County.
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2020-01-30
To House Transportation Committee
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
KYHB350IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 141 to establish a separate income tax credit for tuition assistance based on contributions made to a qualified scholarship-granting organization; provide goals and reporting of metrics related to those goals; amend...
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2020-01-29
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
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
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
KYHB51IntroAmend KRS 65.133 to require local law enforcement agencies and Kentucky State Police to enforce immigration laws; create a new section of KRS Chapter 65 to define terms, including "sanctuary" and "sanctuary policy"; prohibit local governments from ad...
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2020-01-15
To House Local Government Committee
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