Kentucky Representative William Lawrence [R] | House

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KYHB344VetoAmend KRS 150.175 to change the name of the junior statewide hunting license to the youth statewide hunting license; remove the requirement that a person under 16 have the permission of his or her parent, guardian, or custodian to obtain a youth stat...
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2022-04-25
Vetoed
KYHB3PassAmend 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 parent's or lega...
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2022-04-14
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 210)
KYHB1PassThe State/Executive Branch Budget: Detail Part I, Operating Budget; appropriate to General Government: 2021-2022: $925,391,000, 2022-2023: $2,450,394,100, 2023-2024: $1,945,550,500; appropriate to the Economic Development Cabinet: 2021-2022: $631,100...
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2022-04-13
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 199)
KYHB308Engross

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Create new sections of KRS Chapter 136 to establish the Kentucky Rural Jobs Act of 2022, allowing the Department of Revenue to begin accepting applications from entities seeking approval as a growth fund and allowing no more than $15 million dollars ...
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2022-04-13
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB475Engross

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Propose 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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2022-04-13
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB216PassAmend KRS 508.075 to include domestic violence shelters as a covered location for terroristic threatening in the first degree.
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 163)
KYHB79PassAmend KRS 15.518 to include telecommunicators as eligible participants in the Law Enforcement Professional Development and Wellness Program; amend KRS 15.550 to require the telecommunicator basic course training to include instruction on and provide ...
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 128)
KYHB290PassAmend KRS 164.370 to define terms; require a governing board of a public postsecondary education institution to adopt a code for student conduct, establish minimum procedural requirements for a nonacademic violation when the violation is punishable b...
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 159)
KYHB482PassAmend KRS 147A.100 to require the Department for Local Government to allocate funds to the area development districts by a specific formula and allow a reduction in the allocation upon unanimous written direction of all area development districts; ap...
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 121)
KYHB499PassCreate a new sections of KRS Chapter 199 to create the Employee Child-Care Assistance Partnership program; define terms; obligate the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to administer the program; establish reporting requirements; establish a fund...
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 184)
KYHB758PassCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 224A to making findings and declarations of the General Assembly regarding the need for funding for public funding for drinking water and wastewater systems; establish a water management assistance fund which is adm...
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 177)
KYHB777PassAmend KRS 311A.015 to create the Kentucky Board of Emergency Medical Services as an independent agency of state government; change membership of the board; amend KRS 311A.020 to change complaint investigations of ambulance services; delete language r...
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 126)
KYHB43PassAmend 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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2022-04-05
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 82)
KYHB83Engross

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Amend KRS 341.370 to prohibit disqualification from benefits for workers unemployed as a result of domestic violence and abuse, dating violence and abuse, sexual assault, or stalking; amend KRS 341.530 to charge benefits to pooled account for workers...
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2022-03-30
To Senate Committee on Committees
KYHR32PassCommemorate the 40th anniversary of Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
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2022-03-29
adopted by voice vote
KYHB136Engross

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Create various new sections of KRS 218A to define terms and establish a medicinal cannabis program; create a new section of KRS Chapter 138 to establish an excise tax on certain transfers of medicinal cannabis; amend KRS 139.470 to exempt the sale of...
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2022-03-29
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB23Intro

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Amend KRS 156.070 to require KHSAA to promulgate administrative regulations or bylaws requiring schools to designate all interscholastic athletics based upon the biological sex of the students eligible to participate; prohibit male students from part...
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2022-03-29
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB500PassAmend KRS 241.010 to define "barrel-aged and batched cocktails," "private selection event," and "private selection package" and to redefine "consumer" and "vintage distilled spirit"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 243 to establish a "limited non...
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2022-03-29
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 39)
KYHB476Engross

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Amend KRS 67.083 to allow a fiscal court of any county to levy all taxes not in conflict with the Constitution, provided that the fee or tax is allowed by the statutes of this state; amend KRS 92.281 to allow cities of all classes to levy all taxes n...
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2022-03-29
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB28Engross

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Create a new section in KRS Chapter 336 to prohibit public entity employers from requiring employees and applicants from disclosing his or her immunization status; create a new section in KRS Chapter 164 to prohibit postsecondary schools from requiri...
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2022-03-25
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB263PassAmend KRS 508.100 to increase penalties if the victim is under 12 years of age.
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2022-03-25
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 31)
KYHR75PassUrge the federal government to address the issue of technology transparency by mandating online platforms to provide guidelines of how the program works and prohibited content.
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2022-03-23
adopted by voice vote
KYHB217Engross

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Amend KRS 625.090 to include petitions filed under KRS 625.050 as information to be considered by the court in an involuntary termination of parental rights action.
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2022-03-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB457Engross

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Amend KRS 304.17A-164 to prohibit insurers, pharmacy benefit managers, and other administrators of pharmacy benefits from imposing certain requirements on health plan insureds; create new sections of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to establish defin...
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2022-03-22
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB4PassAmend KRS 341.005 to define "enhanced federal benefits" and "state average unemployment rate"; amend KRS 341.100 to define "suitable work" under certain circumstances; amend KRS 341.270 and KRS 341.272 to reduce the minimum period of time for an empl...
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2022-03-22
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 21)
KYHR125PassHonor the Kentucky Historical Society.
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2022-03-15
adopted by voice vote
KYHB130Intro

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Amend KRS 164.348 to define "institution," "public," and "staff"; require an institution to adopt a policy to not restrict off-campus speech; extend free speech protections to staff and the public; provide that student religious and political organiz...
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2022-03-14
To House Education Committee
KYHB211Intro

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 431 to provide that the state pay a per diem, to include additional fees that may be applicable under KRS 532.100(7), for the amount of time an inmate serves in a jail or other local correctional facility when the ...
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2022-03-14
To House Local Government Committee
KYHB373Intro

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Create new sections of KRS Chapter 210 to define terms; establish a 9-8-8 mental health crisis hotline; create a 9-8-8 board and establish membership; create a crisis restricted fund; create new sections of KRS Chapter 147 to define terms; establish ...
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2022-03-14
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB392Engross

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Amend KRS 278.702 to provide that the terms of service for the ad hoc members of the Kentucky State Board on Electric Generation and Transmission Siting end when the merchant electric generating facility for which they were appointed has been constru...
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2022-03-14
To House Rules Committee
KYHB447Intro

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Amend KRS 132.020 and 132.200 to exclude aircraft not used in the business of transporting persons or property for compensation or hire from tangible property tax state and local rates; create a new section of KRS 132 to exempt aircraft not used in t...
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2022-03-14
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB6PassAmend KRS 132.485 to require the average trade-in value and not the rough trade-in value or clean trade-in value be used as the standard value of a motor vehicle for property tax purposes; grant tax refunds for tax overpayments; require posting of th...
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2022-03-10
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 13)
KYHB51Engross

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Amend KRS 199.896 to provide that the license or certification of a child-care center shall not be refused or revoked for refusing to require facial coverings; amend KRS 199.898 to provide that parents and guardians of children enrolled in licensed, ...
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2022-03-10
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB20Intro

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Amend KRS 525.135, relating to torture of a dog or cat, to add specific acts to definition of torture; make all violations a Class D felony; make each act of torture prosecutable as a separate offense; make the exemptions applicable only where there ...
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2022-03-09
posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 10, 2022
KYHB326Engross

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Create 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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2022-03-03
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYHB561Intro

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Amend KRS 164A.040, 164A.050, and 164A.060 to update references to insured student loans.
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2022-02-23
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB347Engross

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Create 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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2022-02-22
To Senate Education Committee
KYHB333Intro

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For taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2023, but before January 1, 2027, create a new section in KRS Chapter 141 to establish the community investment credit for financial institutions making loans to a community development financial ins...
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2022-02-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHR74Intro

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Urge the General Assembly to oppose the adoption of a "Red Flag" law or other legislation infringing upon the right to keep and bear arms.
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2022-02-10
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB481Intro

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Amend KRS 45A.494 to include a bidding preference of five percent for bidders who certify that 25 percent of their workforce have completed or are in the process of completing a registered apprenticeship and to include a bidding preference of five pe...
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2022-02-10
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB234Intro

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Amend KRS 164.7874 to add proprietary schools to KEES eligible institutions; define "proprietary school."
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2022-02-09
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB203FailCreate new sections of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to establish definitions for pharmacy-related insurance practices; amend KRS 304.17A-164 to prohibit insurers, pharmacy benefit managers, and other administrators of pharmacy benefits from imposi...
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2022-02-07
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KYHB455Intro

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Propose an amendment to Section 54 of the Constitution of Kentucky to allow the General Assembly the power to limit noneconomic damages for injuries resulting in death or for injuries to persons or property, and the power to provide statutes of limit...
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2022-02-03
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB452Intro

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Amend KRS 164.020 to prohibit the Council on Postsecondary Education from raising tuition for a postsecondary education institution more than 5% a year for resident students and 7% a year for nonresident students; provide a 4-year tuition freeze for ...
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2022-02-03
To House Committee On Committees
KYHR53PassAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Darryl Owens.
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2022-02-01
adopted by voice vote
KYHR49PassRecognize January 27, 2022, as International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
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2022-01-27
adopted by voice vote
KYHB361Intro

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Amend KRS 211.190 to make water fluoridation programs optional; allow the governing bodies of water systems subject to regulation by the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to decide whether they participate in water fluoridation programs; provide...
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2022-01-25
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB5PassAppropriate moneys to the West Kentucky State Aid Funding for Emergencies (SAFE) fund; create a new section of KRS Chapter 39A to create the West Kentucky SAFE fund; APPROPRIATION; EMERGENCY.
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2022-01-13
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 2)
KYHB281Intro

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Appropriate moneys to the West Kentucky State Aid Funding for Emergencies (SAFE) fund for certain mental health services and supports; APPROPRIATION; EMERGENCY.
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2022-01-13
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB261Intro

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Amend KRS 132.485 to establish requirements for assessing personal motor vehicles for property tax purposes for the January 1, 2022, and January 1, 2023, assessment dates; allow refunds; require posting of refund information on Web sites; establish r...
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2022-01-10
To House Committee On Committees
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