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#1SB5PassedCreate 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)
#2HR44PassedRecognize the Commonwealth of Kentucky as a welcoming state that celebrates the growing diversity of its residents and acknowledges that refugees, immigrants, and all newcomers enhance the culture and the economy; proclaim February 16, 2017, to be Re...
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2017-02-16
adopted by voice vote
#3SB199IntroducedAmend KRS 337.420 to make an employer only have to have one employee to be subject to the wage discrimination requirements; amend KRS 337. 423 to require no wage discrimination for what has been paid to current or past employees and prohibit an emplo...
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2017-02-16
#4SB198IntroducedAmend KRS 149.100 to make technical corrections and provide gender-neutral language.
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2017-02-16
#5HJR8IntroducedFeb 07-WITHDRAWN
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2017-02-07
WITHDRAWN
#6SB7IntroducedAmend KRS 527.020 to allow persons not otherwise prohibited by other laws to carry concealed weapons without a license, excluding certain prohibited locations; specify that businesses and health facilities may prohibit concealed weapons by posting no...
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2017-03-01
floor amendment (1) filed
#7HJR22IntroducedDesignate the Corporal Windell J. Simmons Memorial Highway in Christian County.
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2017-02-07
#8HB492PassedAmend KRS 403.280 to create a presumption of joint custody in temporary custody orders and to have prior parental custody agreements become the court's orders.
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2017-04-10
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 163)
#9SR37PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Paul Martin Clark Sr.
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2017-03-30
adopted by voice vote
#10SB4PassedEstablish 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)
#11SB42PassedAmend KRS 431.005 to permit a peace officer to make an arrest for a violation of KRS 508.030, assault in the 4th degree, when the violation occurs in a hospital and the officer has probable cause; amend KRS 431.015 to conform.
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2017-03-16
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 23)
#12HB57IntroducedAmend KRS 161.250 to increase the Kentucky Teachers' Retirement System board membership from nine members to 11 by adding two elected trustees who are retired members; amend KRS 161.300 to conform; provide that the election of the two new retired mem...
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2017-01-03
#13HB63IntroducedAmend KRS 387.570 to allow a bench trial in a disability hearing when the parties agree, there is no objection from interested parties, and the judge finds no cause to require a jury trial; amend KRS 387.580 to conform.
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2017-01-03
#14HB75EngrossedAmend KRS 342.650, concerning exemptions from workers' compensation, to include lawn services as well as maintenance, repair, remodeling, or similar work for not more than 20 days on a private home or on the premises of a business that employs no oth...
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2017-03-03
#15HB195PassedAmend KRS 164.0064 to allow the Kentucky Adult Education Program to establish programs aligned with the College and Career Readiness Standards for Adult Education, which upon successful completion will result in the issuance of a High School Equivale...
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2017-03-21
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 63)
#16SB119EngrossedAppropriate supplemental General Fund moneys in each year of the 2016-2018 fiscal biennium to the Council on Postsecondary Education to fully fund veterinary medicine and optometry slots; APPROPRIATION; EMERGENCY.
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2017-02-28
#17SR48PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Donald Wayne Pace.
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2017-03-14
adopted by voice vote
#18HCR50IntroducedUrge Congress to pass the bipartisan Revitalizing the Economy of Coal Communities by Leveraging Local Activities and Investing More (RECLAIM) Act to accelerate disbursement of $1 billion in available funding in the Abandoned Mine Reclamation Fund to ...
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2017-02-13
#19HB314PassedAmend KRS 218A.202 to require certain hospitals to report positive toxicology screens to the Cabinet for Health and Family Services; permit federal prosecutors and agents to use KASPER; permit practitioners or pharmacists to review KASPER reports of ...
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2017-03-27
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 138)
#20SB196IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 151B to direct the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet to implement a program to assist in the education and retraining of dislocated coal miners; create a new section of KRS Chapter 18A to require that a p...
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2017-02-16
#21SB197PassedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 15A to transfer certain contract employees of Eastern Kentucky University who are engaged in providing instructional and support services to the Department of Criminal Justice Training to state employee status with...
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2017-03-21
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 58)
#22HB399IntroducedCreate 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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2017-02-16
#23HR87IntroducedUrge Congress to propose an amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America to establish reasonable limits on contributions and expenditures in political campaigns and to prohibit noncitizen contributions and expenditures.
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2017-02-16
#24HB431IntroducedRequire the 2017-2018 Joint Funding Administration allocation be disbursed to the Area Development Districts in the same manner and in the same amount as the allocation and disbursement for the fiscal years 2014-2015 and 2015-2016, except that the am...
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2017-03-02
floor amendment (4) and (5-title) filed
#25HB429IntroducedAmend KRS 198B.040 to require the establishment of a performance bond program for contractors and subcontractors; determine who is subject to the requirement; require that performance bonds be posted for all contracts $5,000 or greater; authorize the...
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2017-02-21
#26HR104PassedHonor George Miller upon being named the Elmus S. Ussery Builder of the Year.
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2017-03-30
adopted by voice vote
#27SR113PassedRecognize the 100th anniversary of the Kentucky Beverage Association, whose members represent the refreshing, nonalcoholic beverage industry in Kentucky.
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2017-02-17
adopted by voice vote
#28HB527IntroducedAmend KRS 217.015 to define "restricted concessions" and "statewide mobile food unit"; create a new section of KRS 217.005 to 217.215 establish requirements for restricted concessions and statewide mobile food units; require the cabinet to promulgate...
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2017-02-21
#29HB463IntroducedAmend KRS 190.030 to increase the annual license fee for motor vehicle dealers and manufacturers from $100 to $150.
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2017-02-24
#30SR133PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Susan Davenport Ware.
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2017-03-30
adopted by voice vote
#31HR212PassedHonor the Graves County High School boys' basketball team upon winning the 1st Region championship.
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2017-03-30
adopted by voice vote
#32SB194IntroducedAmend KRS 630.050 to make a technical change.
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2017-02-16
#33HB435IntroducedMar 14-WITHDRAWN
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2017-03-14
WITHDRAWN
#34HB428IntroducedAmend KRS 341.150 to make language gender-neutral.
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2017-02-21
#35HB480IntroducedCreates 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
#36SR25PassedAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Dorothy Chandler "Dottie" Land.
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2017-03-14
adopted by voice vote
#37HB280IntroducedAmend 2017 Regular Session HB 2/GA to exempt women whose pregnancies resulted from rape or incest from having an ultrasound prior to an abortion; amend 2017 Regular Session SB 5/GA to allow women whose pregnancies resulted from rape or incest to have...
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2017-02-13
#38SB146PassedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 311 to establish and administer the licensure of genetic counselors under the State Board of Medical Licensure; define relevant terms; require a license to practice genetic counseling on and after January 1, 2018; p...
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2017-03-24
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 107)
#39HB365IntroducedAmend KRS 304.17A-165 to prohibit insurers from requiring the use of mail-order pharmacies and prohibit a difference in cost-sharing between retail and mail-order pharmacies; amend KRS 18A.225 to require any plan offered by the Personnel Cabinet to p...
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2017-02-15
#40HB371IntroducedCreate new sections of Subchapter 17A of KRS Chapter 304 and KRS Chapter 205 and amend KRS 18A.225 to require health benefit plans, the Department of Medicaid Services, a managed care organization contracted to provide Medicaid services, and policies...
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2017-02-15
#41SB245IntroducedAmend 2017 Regular Session HB 2/GA to exempt women whose pregnancies resulted from rape or incest from having an ultrasound prior to an abortion; amend 2017 Regular Session SB 5/GA to allow women whose pregnancies resulted from rape or incest to have...
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2017-02-21
#42HB498PassedRename the United States Department of Veterans Affairs throughout the Kentucky Revised Statutes.
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2017-03-20
signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 42)
#43SB76IntroducedEstablish 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
#44SB86EngrossedRepel, reenact, and amend KRS 209A.010 to restate the purposes of KRS Chapter 209A; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 209A.020 to define new terms and delete other terms; create new sections of KRS Chapter 209A to set reporting provisions for profession...
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2017-03-06
#45SB226IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS 78.510 to 78.852 to provide that the administration of the County Employees Retirement System (CERS) shall be transferred from the Kentucky Retirement System (KRS) board of trustees to the CERS board of trustees establishe...
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2017-03-15
#46HB309PassedCreate 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)
#47HB149IntroducedAmend KRS 311.720 to define "abortion services"; amend KRS 311.715 to define "affiliate," to provide that public funds shall not be paid to any entity or affiliate of an entity that provides abortion services, and to establish exceptions.
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2017-02-07
#48HB419IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 311 to prohibit all forms of abortion without exception; amend KRS 311.990 to impose a Class D felony for violations; amend KRS 211.027 and 311.720, to conform; repeal KRS 311.710, which declares legislative findin...
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2017-02-21
#49HB105IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 446 to define "protected activities," "protected activity provider," "protected rights" " place of public accommodation, resort, or amusement, " and " standard goods or services" ; provide legislative intent; prohi...
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2017-01-06
#50HB25IntroducedAmend KRS 158.6453 to require a school or district to prominently display on its Web site home page a report of the aggregate percentage of students meeting or exceeding standards on specified assessments.
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2017-01-03
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