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#1HCR100EngrossedDirect the Program Review Committee to complete a study of the KRS 142.363 and the Supports for Community Living Waiver Program reimbursements for private providers; encourage joint and statutory committees to further discuss 1915(c) waivers and step...
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2017-03-14
#2HR184PassedCelebrate the KHSAA Sweet Sixteen on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.
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2017-03-15
adopted by voice vote
#3SR247PassedRecognize April as Limb Loss Awareness Month.
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2017-03-30
adopted by voice vote
#4HB33PassedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 620 to require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, if the cabinet is granted custody of a dependent, neglected, or abused child, to notify the school in which the child is enrolled of persons authorized to ...
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2017-04-10
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 159)
#5HB196IntroducedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 337 to set forth legislative findings and declarations behind employee misclassification problems; provide definitions; set forth determination of misclassified workers; set forth investigation process and violation...
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2017-02-09
#6SR267PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Kenneth K. Kelly.
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2017-03-30
adopted by voice vote
#7HCR90PassedUrge Congress to designate the southern portion of the Edward T. Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway as Interstate 169.
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2017-04-11
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 180)
#8SCR21IntroducedRecognize the importance of diversifying energy sources for generating electricity in Kentucky; encourage the development of a statewide energy strategy.
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2017-01-07
#9HB178IntroducedAmend KRS 337.275 to raise the state minimum wage to $8.80 per hour beginning on August 1, 2017, to $10.35 per hour beginning on August 1, 2018, to $11.90 per hour beginning on August 1, 2019, to $13.45 per hour beginning on August 1, 2020, and to $1...
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2017-02-09
#10SB19PassedCreate a new section of KRS 367.363 to 367.365 to define "protected person," "representative," and "sufficient proof of authority"; require a consumer reporting agency to place a security freeze on a protected person's record or report upon proper re...
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2017-03-27
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 119)
#11SR235IntroducedConfirm the appointment of James Michael Rogers to the University of Louisville Board of Trustees for a term expiring January 13, 2018.
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2017-03-30
passed 38-0
#12HB17IntroducedAmend KRS 431.073 to reduce filing fee for felony expungement from $500 to $200.
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2017-01-03
#13SCR143IntroducedMar 08-WITHDRAWN
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2017-03-08
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#14HB281EngrossedCreate a new section of KRS 45A.690 to 45A.725 to establish standards and rules for the Attorney General when awarding contingency fee personal service contracts for legal services; require the Attorney General to make written findings of the need fo...
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2017-03-30
posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute and committee amendment (1-title)
#15HB19IntroducedAmend KRS 311.856 and 311.858 to permit physician assistants to prescribe and dispense controlled substances.
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2017-01-03
#16HB77IntroducedMar 08-WITHDRAWN
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2017-03-08
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#17SR254PassedRecognize March 29, 2017, as Mary Hottell Day in the Commonwealth.
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2017-03-29
adopted by voice vote
#18HB480IntroducedCreates a new section of KRS Chapter 525 to establish the offense of sexual assault against an animal; establish the elements and penalties for the crime; allow additional conditions to be imposed by a court upon conviction; allow a peace officer to ...
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2017-02-21
#19SJR50IntroducedDirect the Transportation Cabinet to erect permanent honorary signs on United States Highway 68 entering Barren County that designate Barren County as being the birthplace of two recipients of the Medal of Honor, Sergeant William Day and Corporal Ric...
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2017-02-08
#20HJR61IntroducedDirect the Transportation Cabinet to designate a portion of the Mountain Parkway as the Verne G. Orndorff Memorial Highway and erect appropriate signs.
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2017-02-15
#21SB4PassedEstablish KRS Chapter 216C; create within that chapter various new sections establishing a medical review panel system for use in civil litigation relating to health care providers, including sections setting out definitions, delineating covered heal...
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2017-03-16
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 22)
#22HB309PassedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 383 to provide that, after the effective date of this Act, residential tenants who hold a domestic violence order, a pretrial release no-contact order, or an interpersonal protective order may terminate a lease wit...
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2017-04-11
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 191)
#23SB125IntroducedAmend KRS 304.48-080 to remove reference to executive director in order to conform with executive branch reorganization; amend KRS 304.50-145 to remove reference to executive director in order to conform with executive branch reorganization.
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2017-02-08
#24HB64IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to establish a refundable income tax credit for the costs of mitigating noise from a commercial airport for taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2017, but before January 1, 2021; amend KRS 131.190 to ...
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2017-01-03
#25SB54IntroducedAmend KRS 160.345 to require the local school superintendent or designee to establish school policies, make personnel decisions, determine instructional materials, determine student support services, plan professional development, and fill principal ...
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2017-01-07
#26HB118IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 117 to establish that in-person absentee voting be conducted at least 12 working days, including two Saturdays, before the Sunday prior to election day and to permit a county board of elections to establish a longe...
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2017-01-06
#27HB109IntroducedAmend KRS 381.9167 to reduce the fee charged by condominium associations for documentation to be furnished by the seller of a unit, amend KRS 324.160 to require the Real Estate Commission to impose sanctions on a realtor for failing to provide condom...
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2017-02-10
#28HB232IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 56 to prohibit the naming of any state building or property in honor of a living statewide constitutional officer, member of the General Assembly, or justice or judge of the Court of Justice during his or her term ...
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2017-02-09
#29HB182IntroducedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 136 to establish a new tax credit against the taxes imposed on insurance companies and financial institutions, for contributions made by them into rural growth funds which make investments in certain businesses prin...
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2017-02-09
#30HB272EngrossedAmend 317B.025 to reduce the hours of instruction required for licensure from 1,000 to 700.
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2017-02-27
#31HCR59PassedDesignate April 6, 2017, as the World War One Centennial Day throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2017-03-20
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 26)
#32SB158IntroducedAmend KRS 314.011 to remove limitations on the prescriptive authority of advanced practice registered nurses promulgated in administrative regulations; eliminate the Kentucky Board of Nursing's Controlled Substances Formulary Development Committee; a...
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2017-02-13
#33SB184IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 281 to establish the Motor Carrier Commisison; set forth membership and duties of the commisison; require the Transportation Cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations establishing a civil penalties administr...
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2017-02-15
#34HB402IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 211 to define "criminal offense against a minor," "sex crime," "violent offender," and "youth camp"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 211 to specify the application of Sections 1 to 4 of this Act; create a new s...
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2017-03-06
#35HR106PassedDesignate June 27, 2017, as Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day and June 2017 as Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Month.
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2017-03-02
adopted by voice vote
#36HJR107IntroducedDirect the Transportation Cabinet to erect signs on the portion of Kentucky Route 536 in Kenton County that read the "Biz Cain Memorial Highway."
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2017-02-21
#37HR146PassedHonor Danielle Gibson and Will Casto.
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2017-03-02
adopted by voice vote
#38SR153PassedHonor the Greenup County High School cheerleaders.
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2017-03-07
adopted by voice vote
#39SR162PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Samuel "S.T" Tilden Wright Jr.
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2017-03-15
adopted by voice vote
#40SR221IntroducedConfirm the reappointment of Robert J. Cicero as Vice Chair of the Public Service Commission for a term expiring July 1, 2020.
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2017-03-30
passed 38-0
#41SR183PassedHonor Sheila Mason upon winning the 2017 Vic Hellard Jr. Award for exemplary public service.
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2017-03-29
adopted by voice vote
#42SB11PassedAmend KRS 278.600 to require that nuclear power facilities have a plan for the storage of nuclear waste rather than a means of permanent disposal and to add definitions of "storage," "low-level nuclear waste," and "mixed nuclear waste"; amend KRS 278...
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2017-03-27
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 118)
#43HB520PassedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 160 to describe the intent of the General Assembly and the purposes of authorizing public charter schools; establish a public charter school project and identify public charter school authorizers; define terms; desc...
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2017-03-21
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 102)
#44SB76IntroducedEstablish KRS Chapter 245 to regulate the cultivation, testing, processing, taxing, and sale of cannabis to persons aged 21 years and older; create, amend, and repeal various sections to conform.
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2017-01-07
#45SB17PassedAmend KRS 158.183 to permit students to voluntarily express religious or political viewpoints in school assignments free from discrimination; require local boards of education to ensure that the selection of student speakers is made in a viewpoint-ne...
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2017-03-16
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 15)
#46SB5PassedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 311 to prohibit an abortion when the probable post-fertilization age of the unborn child is 20 weeks or greater; create an affirmative defense if the probable post-fertilization age was less than 20 weeks or if a me...
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2017-01-09
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 005)
#47HR152PassedRecognize the work of the Kentucky 225th Anniversary Commission.
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2017-03-30
adopted by voice vote
#48HB102IntroducedPropose an amendment to Section 170 of the Constitution of Kentucky increasing the amount of the homestead exemption from the current inflation-adjusted amount of $36,900 to the full assessed value of the property for totally disabled veterans of the...
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2017-01-06
#49SB15IntroducedPropose to amend the Constitution of Kentucky to create a crime victims' bill of rights; submit to voters.
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2017-03-29
floor amendment (1) filed
#50HB116EngrossedAmend KRS 65A.080 to detail in what locations and for how long special purpose governmental entity financial information is to be made specifically available for public inspection.
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2017-02-16
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