Kentucky Representative Walker Thomas [R]

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KYHB166PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 2 designating the last Wednesday in September of each year as A Day of Prayer for Kentucky's Students.
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2019-03-26
signed by Governor
KYHB399PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 159 to allow children of military families who are transferring to Kentucky on official military orders to pre-enroll in a school district with official documentation.
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2019-03-26
signed by Governor
KYHB26PassAmend KRS 45A.385 to increase from $20,000 to $30,000 the maximum amount of a contract for which a local public agency may use small purchase procedures; amend KRS 424.260 to allow local officials to make contracts up to $30,000, rather than up to $2...
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2019-03-25
signed by Governor
KYHB21PassAmend KRS 156.496 to allow school districts to accept monetary donations for the operation and maintenance of family resource and youth services centers; require that donations be used exclusively for those purposes.
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2019-03-25
signed by Governor
KYHB46PassAmend KRS 158.195 to require each public elementary and secondary school to display the national motto in a prominent location in the school.
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2019-03-25
signed by Governor
KYHB2PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 620 to establish a custodial, permanancy, and service option assistance program for relative and fictive kin caegivers; amend KRS 405.023 to establish that the KinCare Support Program shall include respite care for...
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2019-03-25
signed by Governor
KYHB316PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 278 to allow military service members who receive official orders which require relocation for at least 90 days to terminate or suspend select services without penalty or fee with proper notice.
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2019-03-21
signed by Governor
KYHB5PassCreate new section of KRS Chapter 311 to prohibit an abortion if the pregnant woman is seeking the abortion, in whole or in part, because of an unborn child's sex, race, color, national origin, or disability, except in the case of a medical emergency...
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2019-03-19
signed by Governor
KYHB148EnrollCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 311 to provide that if the United States Supreme Court reverses Roe v. Wade, or an amendment is adopted to the United State Constitution restoring state authority to prohibit abortion, no person shall knowingly adm...
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2019-03-14
delivered to Governor
KYHB224EnrollCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 205 to establish definition of "durable medical equipment," to ensure that suppliers of durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies receive proper reimbursement of claims filed with prior author...
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2019-03-14
delivered to Governor
KYHB58EngrossAmend KRS 141.019 to increase the pension income exclusion from $31,110 to $41,110; apply retroactively for taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2018; require the Department of Revenue to automatically issue refunds; APPROPRIATION; EMERGENC...
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2019-03-14
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB254EnrollAmend KRS 164.348 to require public postsecondary institutions to adopt policies ensuring the protection of freedom of speech and expression by students and faculty; require policies to be made available to students and faculty; create a cause of act...
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2019-03-14
delivered to Governor
KYHR219IntroHonors Governor Matt Bevin for his dedicated, courageous, and bold leadership at this pivotal time in the fight for life and in defense of the unborn.
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2019-03-14
introduced in House
KYHR218PassHonor the dedicated and tireless work of Governor Bevin's legal team at this pivotal time in the fight for life and in defense of the unborn.
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2019-03-14
adopted by voice vote
KYHB436EnrollAmend KRS 324.085 to include an exemption from the annual continuing education requirement for licensees completing post-licensing education; require licensees to complete 9 classroom or online hours of continuing education each year; require 3 of th...
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2019-03-14
delivered to Governor
KYHB406EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 2 designating 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 loca...
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2019-03-13
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYHR206PassHonor the University of Kentucky cheerleaders upon winning their 24th national championship.
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2019-03-13
adopted by voice vote
KYHB13IntroAmend 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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2019-03-12
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB60EngrossCreate new sections of KRS 6.601 to 6.849 to make it ethical misconduct for a legislator, legislative agent, or director of the Legislative Research Commission to engage in discrimination, harassment, or sexual harassment; define "discrimination," "h...
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2019-03-12
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHR149PassAdjourn in loving memory of Dawson Moore and honor all those children in the Commonwealth currently battling pediatric cancers.
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2019-03-12
adopted by voice vote
KYHB150EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 16 to require the Department of Kentucky State Police to operate a Kentucky Golden Alert System to provide public notification through the use of the news media and highway signs when an impaired person, as defined...
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2019-03-07
reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1)
KYHR152PassHonor the Kentucky Crushed Stone Association.
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2019-03-07
adopted by voice vote
KYHR111PassAdjourn in honor and loving memory of former Kentucky state legislator Dr. Nicholas Z. "Nick" Kafoglis.
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2019-03-07
adopted by voice vote
KYHCR43EngrossUrge Facebook, YouTube, eBay, and Amazon to re-examine their policies relating to the marketing efforts of industrial hemp businesses.
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2019-03-06
To Senate Rules Committee
KYHR101PassRecognize the formation of the Engage and Empower Caucus.
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2019-03-06
adopted by voice vote
KYHR161PassRecognize March as Women's History Month in Kentucky.
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2019-03-04
adopted by voice vote
KYHR175PassUrge the President to sign the Appalachian Sky Executive Order.
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2019-03-04
adopted by voice vote
KYHB205IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to establish a separate income tax credit for tuition assistance based on contributions made to a qualified scholarship-granting organization; create a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to provide goals and report...
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2019-03-04
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB62EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to provide taxpayers the option to donate to the Kentucky YMCA Youth Assembly program from their individual income tax refunds; require the Department of Revenue to place the designation on the face of the Kent...
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2019-02-27
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB245EngrossAmend KRS 64.090 to allow sheriffs to charge no more than $50 for executing writs of possession instead of a set amount of $7.
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2019-02-27
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB36IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 411 to provide civil immunity for damaging a vehicle if a person enters the vehicle with the reasonable, good-faith belief that a dog or cat is in immediate danger of death if not removed.
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2019-02-25
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB180EngrossAmend KRS 39F.010 to define "veteran at risk"; amend KRS 39F.180 to add a veteran at risk to those included in a Golden Alert; allow any agency searching for a veteran at risk to refer to the Golden Alert as a Green Alert.
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2019-02-25
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYHR41PassAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Donald Wayne Stephens Sr.
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2019-02-25
adopted by voice vote
KYHR27PassAdjourn in honor and loving memory of John Edward "Bear" Coyle.
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2019-02-25
adopted by voice vote
KYHB483IntroAmend KRS 40.315 to allow the burial of veterans and their kin of the United States Armed Forces in the state veterans' cemeteries providing they have a connection to Kentucky.
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2019-02-22
To House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection Committee
KYHR11PassRecognize the one hundredth anniversary of Kentucky Farm Bureau.
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2019-02-22
adopted by voice vote
KYHR125PassAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Norman W. Lawson, Jr.
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2019-02-22
adopted by voice vote
KYHR118PassAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Jo Nell Carney Lee.
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2019-02-19
adopted by voice vote
KYHR82PassHonor Kentucky State University Valedictorian Jessica Marquez Cordova.
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2019-02-14
adopted by voice vote
KYHR47PassHonor Cayce Mill Supply Co. on the auspicious occasion of their 100th anniversary.
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2019-02-13
adopted by voice vote
KYHR104PassRecognize February 13, 2019 as Children's Advocacy Day.
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2019-02-13
adopted by voice vote
KYHR99PassRecognize Career and Technical Education Month in Kentucky.
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2019-02-12
adopted by voice vote
KYHR30PassCelebrate the 210th birthday of Abraham Lincoln.
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2019-02-12
adopted by voice vote
KYHR12PassRecognize February 18 to 22, 2019, as FFA Week in Kentucky.
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2019-02-12
adopted by voice vote
KYHR53PassHonor Riley Fort upon being named Distinguished Young Woman of Kentucky.
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2019-02-11
adopted by voice vote
KYHR89PassHonor Lieutenant Governor Jenean Hampton for her service as Kentucky's first African-American Lieutenant Governor.
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2019-02-11
adopted by voice vote
KYHR91PassUrge the Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors to delay its consideration of and voting on closing the Paradise Fossil Plant Unit 3 in Muhlenberg County.
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2019-02-11
adopted by voice vote
KYHR59PassAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Louisville Metro Police Detective Deidre Irene "Dee Dee" Mengedoht.
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2019-02-11
adopted by voice vote
KYHB38IntroAmend 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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2019-02-11
To House State Government Committee
KYHB277IntroAmend KRS 186.162 to allow disabled veterans who are paid at the 100 percent rate for service-connected disabilities by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs to purchase disabled veteran license plates with no initial fee or renewal fee.
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2019-02-08
To House Transportation Committee
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