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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1HB169PassedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 506 to define "criminal gang" and "pattern of criminal gang activity"; repeal and reenact KRS 506.140 to enumerate what constitutes criminal gang recruitment in the first, second, and third degree; amend KRS 506.12...
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2018-04-26
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 202)
#2HB201PassedThe Transportation Cabinet Budget: appropriate from the General Fund, Restricted Funds, Federal Funds, and Road Fund $2,338,992,800 in fiscal year 2018-2019 and $2,318,218,000 in fiscal year 2019-2020 for operating costs; appropriate from Road Fund a...
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2018-04-26
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts, ch. 208)
#3HB101PassedAmend KRS 510.020 to state that a 16 or 17-year old is incapable of consent when the actor is 28 years old or more; amend KRS 510.030 to add lack of knowledge of the victim's age being 16 or 17 when the offender was at least 28 years old at the time ...
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2018-03-30
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 43)
#4HB448IntroducedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 278 to declare the intent of the Act to be to maintain reliable electricity generation; define "reliable energy" to mean electricity generated from a source that is always available on site or is delivered in advanc...
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2018-02-26
#5SB68PassedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 403 to clarify that a victim of domestic violence is not required to pay the legal fees of the abusive spouse in a divorce action when the spouse is incarcerated for crimes against the petitioner.
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2018-03-27
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 27)
#6SB203PassedAmend KRS 45A.077 to suspend the requirement for General Assembly approval for public-private partnership projects contracted for projects publicized prior to July 1, 2020; allow discussion of the project after public notice has been given of the pro...
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2018-04-02
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 92)
#7HJR5IntroducedDirect the Public Service Commission to reexamine the electric rates charged to certain ratepayers to determine if they remain fair, just, and reasonable.
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2018-01-02
#8HJR21IntroducedDesignate the Billy Murphy Memorial Bridge in Monroe County
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2018-01-04
#9HB157PassedAmend KRS 121.015 to include within the definition of "caucus campaign committee," subdivisions of a state executive committee of a minor political party, which serve the same function as a caucus campaign committee, as determined by regulations prom...
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2018-02-20
filed without Governor's signature with the Secretary of State (Acts, ch. 4)
#10SB94IntroducedAmend KRS 218A.202 to permit an employer of a practitioner, pharmacist, or other person authorized to prescribe, administer, or dispense controlled substances to request data from the Cabinet for Health and Family Services as part of a bona fide spec...
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2018-01-22
#11HB115IntroducedAmend KRS 213.101 to require a physician to report a prescription for mifeprex, misoprostol, or any other drug or combination of drugs that are intended to end a pregnancy to the Vital Statistics Branch within 15 days after the end of the month in wh...
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2018-02-20
#12HR96PassedMemorialize the forty-fifth anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion.
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2018-01-22
adopted by voice vote
#13HB68PassedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 15 to require the Department of Criminal Justice Training to provide a law enforcement professional development and wellness program; outline standards for program; require program to be confidential; create a fund...
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2018-04-02
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 104)
#14SR200PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Donald Hall "Don" Bishop.
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2018-04-14
adopted
#15HB110IntroducedAmend KRS 209.020 to change the definition of "exploitation" to include obtaining or using controlled substances prescribed to a vulnerable adult or a member of the adult's household; amend KRS 209.990 to create a Class C felony for that form of expl...
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2018-02-15
#16HB237IntroducedAmend 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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2018-01-25
#17HR55PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Kelly Dale Franklin.
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2018-01-23
adopted by voice vote
#18HR91IntroducedRecognize the chiropractic profession as a line of treatment in an effort to serve the citizens of the Commonwealth in a manner that deters the use of opioids.
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2018-01-30
#19HCR100IntroducedA Concurrent Resolution of the House urging the U.S. government and Army Corp of Engineers to maintain the summer pool water level in Kentucky Lake from Memorial to Labor Day.
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2018-01-24
#20HB273VetoedAmend KRS 116.055 to ensure that any qualified voter who voluntarily removes his or her name from the voter registration list after December 31 and who subsequently wishes to register to vote prior to the next scheduled primary, shall not be consider...
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2018-04-26
vetoed
#21HB431PassedAmend KRS 15A.020 to reorganize the Department of Juvenile Justice into offices and divisions; confirm Executive Order 2017-599, dated September 1, 2017.
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2018-04-26
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 192)
#22SB5PassedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 205 to require the Department for Medicaid Services to directly administer all outpatient pharmacy benefits; prohibit renewal or negotiation of new contracts to provide Medicaid managed care that allow administrati...
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2018-04-13
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 157)
#23SR14PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Richard L. "Dick" Roeding.
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2018-02-21
adopted by voice vote
#24HB410IntroducedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 237 to create a publicly accessible database of offenders with convictions for deadly weapons offenses; create definitions; require the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet to establish and maintain the registry; requi...
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2018-02-22
#25HR227PassedProclaim Soybean Week in the Commonwealth.
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2018-03-12
adopted by voice vote
#26HB453IntroducedAmend KRS 164.515 to allow spouses and children of disabled veterans with service-connected disability evaluations of 70 percent or greater to qualify for tuition exemption at public universities; amend KRS 164.284, 164.2841, 164.2842, 164.2847, 164....
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2018-03-06
#27HR90PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Philomena C. (Yochem) Wayne.
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2018-01-23
adopted by voice vote
#28SR44PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Janet Martin Johnson.
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2018-04-14
adopted
#29HB230IntroducedAmend KRS 605.120 to permanently establish a kinship care program.
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2018-01-30
#30SB109PassedAmend KRS 510.010 to include penetration by body parts in definitions of "sexual intercourse" and " deviate sexual intercourse" for purposes of describing the crimes of rape and sodomy.
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2018-03-29
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 34)
#31SR292PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Carol L. Jackson.
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2018-03-22
adopted by voice vote
#32HB114PassedAmend KRS 96.895 to require that a portion of the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) in-lieu-of-tax revenue deposited in the general fund be distributed to agencies designated by counties that have TVA property located in that county or purchase power ...
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2018-04-10
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 129)
#33HB264PassedAmend KRS 12.020, 12.252, 224.10-020, 336.015, and 336.020 to abolish the Office of General Administration and Program Support for Shared Services and all of its divisions and abolish the Office of Inspector General for Shared Services for the Energy...
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2018-03-28
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 31)
#34HB403IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 278 to define "single-family farm" and direct retail electric suppliers to charge no more than residential rates for service provided to single-family farms.
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2018-02-22
#35SR75PassedHonor Kelly Craft upon being named United States Ambassador to Canada.
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2018-04-14
adopted
#36HB70PassedAmend KRS 17.546 to prohibit sex offender registrants from knowingly or intentionally using electronic communications for the purpose of soliciting, contacting, communicating with, or gathering information about a person less than 18 years of age; pr...
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2018-03-30
signed by Governor (Acts, ch.42)
#37HB400PassedAmend KRS 243.0305 to allow distilleries to ship product and monthly club membership orders directly to consumers and set delivery requirements; amend KRS 243.120 to add package sales for distilleries; amend KRS 243.120 and 243.130 to recognize the t...
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2018-04-13
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 164)
#38SR266PassedHonor Jack Baker and the United States First Army on the 100th anniversary of the founding of the unit; recognize Jack Baker's distinguished military career as a member of First Army, and recognize his accomplishments and contributions to the United ...
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2018-03-22
adopted by voice vote
#39HB314PassedAmend KRS 12.020, 224.20-320, 336.015, 338.015, and 338.061 to abolish the Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Board and give the Labor Cabinet secretary the board's authority; give the Labor Cabinet secretary authority to suspend or delay admini...
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2018-03-08
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 8)
#40HB4PassedAmend KRS 311.377 to add medical malpractice actions, actions arising out of review of credentials or retrospective review and evaluation, and actions by an applicant for or grantee of staff privileges to materials that are confidential and privilege...
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2018-03-09
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 11)
#41HB98IntroducedAmend KRS 67C.103 to require a special election within 60 days of a vacancy being declared; allow government council to reimburse clerk for election expenses.
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2018-02-15
#42SB121EngrossedAmend KRS 304.39-020 to define "health care provider"; amend the definition of "medical expense"; make technical corrections; amend KRS 304.39-130 to increase loss per week dollar cap to $400; amend KRS 304.39-241 to clarify when a reparation obligor...
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2018-03-13
#43SR12PassedHonor Julia Pile upon receiving the inaugural Beverly Nickell Raimondo Leadership Award.
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2018-01-23
adopted by voice vote
#44HB87IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 81A to allow standing to any person who owns property in a territory to file suit against a city that annexes the territory; retroactive to January 1, 2004; EMERGENCY.
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2018-01-04
#45SB45IntroducedAmend KRS 316.130 to eliminate the 6-hour, in-person continuing education requirement for funeral directors and embalmers.
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2018-01-03
#46HB95EngrossedAmend KRS 75.015 to allow a fire district to charge up to $0.15 per $100 of assessed valuation of property in its district when the fire district is a result of a merger of 2 or more districts on or after the effective date of the Act if no emergency...
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2018-03-21
#47HB141EngrossedAmend KRS 160.599 to remove eligibility criteria for a loan from the emergency revolving school loan fund account; provide loan eligibility for a school district with a significant revenue shortfall due to circumstances beyond the district's control ...
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2018-04-02
#48HCR35PassedUrge Congress to amend the federal Controlled Substances Act to remove hemp from the definition of marijuana.
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2018-04-02
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 73)
#49HB144IntroducedAmend KRS 136.392 to specify that a rate change in a premium surcharge rate used to supplement both the Law Enforcement Foundation Program fund and the Firefighters Foundation Program fund shall only be adjusted by an Act of the General Assembly and ...
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2018-01-09
#50HJR33PassedRecommend that the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and the Administrative Office of the Courts create a pilot Working Interdisciplinary Networks of Guardianship Stakeholders, or WINGS, to examine how Kentucky's adult guardianship is working an...
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2018-04-02
signed by Governor(Acts, ch. 52)
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