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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1HB249IntroducedCreate various new sections of KRS Chapter 315 to define terms; to require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to annually compile lists of certain prescription drugs deemed to be essential to treating diabetes; to require drug manufacturers t...
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2020-01-21
#2HB398IntroducedCreate a new section of Subtitle 17A, KRS Chapter 304 to define "health plan," "insurer," "pharmacy benefit manager," and "pharmacy or pharmacist services"; provide exceptions for federal laws that conflict with legislation; require Cabinet for Healt...
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2020-02-10
#3HB387PassedCreate a new section of Subchapter 20 of KRS Chapter 154 to establish the rural hospital operations and facilities revolving loan fund; APPROPRIATION.
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2020-04-24
line items vetoed; delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 128)
#4SB9VetoedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 311 to prohibit a person from denying or depriving a born-alive infant of nourishment with the intent to cause or allow the death of the infant; prohibit a person from denying or depriving a born-alive infant of med...
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2020-04-24
Vetoed
#5HB356PassedThe Judicial Branch Budget: appropriate $476,780,400 in fiscal year 2020-2021 and $490,618,400 in fiscal year 2021-2022 from the General Fund, Restricted Funds, and Federal Funds; provide funds for defined calculations; provide funds for current posi...
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2020-04-16
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 96)
#6HB352PassedThe State/Executive Branch Budget: Detail Part I, Operating Budget; appropriate to General Government: 2019-2020: $21,535,000, 2020-2021: $1,793,871,500, 2021-2022: $1,813,688,900; appropriate to the Economic Development Cabinet: 2020-2021: $33,195,9...
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2020-04-15
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts Ch. 92)
#7HB99PassedAppropriate to the Cabinet for Economic Development General Fund moneys in the amount of $50,000,000 in fiscal year 2019-2020 for the establishment and implementation of the Direct Health Care Services and Research Facilities Operations Loan; set out...
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2020-03-25
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 33)
#8SB56PassedAmend KRS 438.305 to change the definition of "proof of age"; amend KRS 438.310 to prohibit the sale of tobacco, alternative nicotine, or vapor products to persons under the age of 21; amend KRS 438.311 to make it unlawful for persons under 21 to buy...
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2020-03-26
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 35)
#9SB21PassedCreates a new section of KRS Chapter 321 to require that a veterinarian report abuse and to allow immunity for a good faith report; amends KRS 321.185 to allow veterinarians to release information in order to report abuse.
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2020-04-24
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 117)
#10HB169IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS 210.005 to 210.366 to establish the rights of individuals with intellectual disabilities; cite as the Frank Huffman Act.
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2020-03-10
#11SB57PassedAmend KRS 162.062 to remove the applicability to plans for the renovation of existing public school buildings.
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2020-03-17
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 22)
#12HB451EngrossedAmend KRS 15.241 to require the Attorney General, upon certification by the secretary of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, to seek injunctive relief as well as civil or criminal penalties for violations of KRS Chapter 216B relating to abort...
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2020-04-15
#13SB258IntroducedAmend KRS 635.010 to make language gender neutral.
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2020-03-05
#14SR20PassedDeclare January 15, 2020, to be Hunger Free Kentucky Day.
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2020-01-15
adopted by voice vote
#15SB150PassedAmend KRS 304.17A-005 to define terms; create new sections of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to require the commissioner of insurance to establish a database of billed health care service charges; require an insurer to reimburse for unanticipated ou...
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2020-03-30
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 73)
#16SB158PassedAmend KRS 158.6455 to clarify the components of the statewide accountability system; require state indicators be evaluated on "status" and "change" and define the terms; require a school's overall performance, status, and change to be displayed on an...
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2020-04-24
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 112)
#17HB182IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to establish the electric vehicle supply equipment tax credit for a qualified individual in an amount equal to the lesser of 50% of the installed cost of the equipment or $1,000; require reporting by the Depart...
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2020-01-09
#18HB20IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 164 to define terms; establish a student loan forgiveness program for STEM teachers employed at a public school district within a federally designated promise zone; authorize the Kentucky Higher Education Assistanc...
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2020-02-12
#19SR28PassedHonor Peter Mitchell Rolfe for receiving the Saint Xavier High School Principal's List Award and for his many other accomplishments.
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2020-04-15
adopted by voice vote
#20HR3PassedExtend an invitation to the pastors of Frankfort churches to open sessions of the 2020 Regular Session with prayer.
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2020-01-07
adopted by voice vote
#21HB179IntroducedAmend KRS 304.17A-005 to define "balance billing," "cost sharing," and other terms; create new sections of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to require the insurance commissioner or a designated nonprofit organization to establish and maintain a databa...
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2020-01-07
#22HB113IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 11A to require statewide elected officials to file a statement of use of state resources with the Executive Branch Ethics Commission when state resources are used for nonpublic purposes and the value of that use of...
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2020-01-07
#23SB63PassedAmend KRS 158.100 to include virtual high school completion programs, give local board authority to establish program, identify the purpose of such programs, outline enrollment eligibility requirements, identify graduation requirements for enrollees ...
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2020-03-17
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 17)
#24HB127IntroducedPropose to amend Section 42 of the Constitution of Kentucky to prohibit members of the General Assembly from receiving legislative pay for a special session that has been called by the Governor because the General Assembly adjourned without passing a...
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2020-01-07
#25SB54IntroducedCreate a new section of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to establish that any health benefit plan issued or renewed in the Commonwealth that provides coverage for hospital, medical, or surgical expenses, shall include coverage for standard fertility ...
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2020-01-08
#26HR14PassedProclaim April 26, 2020, to be Diabetic Ketoacidosis Awareness Day.
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2020-01-23
adopted by voice vote
#27HB164IntroducedAmend KRS 625.060 to specify the rights of a foster parent related to involuntary termination of parental rights cases.
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2020-01-07
#28HB37EngrossedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to require schools to offer all students instruction in the visual and performing arts, submit an annual report to the Department of Education, and implement school policies regarding visual and performing arts...
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2020-02-18
#29HB125IntroducedAmend KRS 342.315 to eliminate the requirement that physicians contracting with the commissioner to perform evaluations in occupational disease claims be "B" readers who are licensed in Kentucky and are board-certified pulmonary specialists; amend KR...
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2020-01-07
#30HB133IntroducedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 454 to provide definitions and establish procedures for dismissing legal actions filed in response to a party's exercise of free speech, right to petition, or right to association; allow for an immediate appeal as a...
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2020-02-24
posting withdrawn
#31HB192IntroducedAmend KRS 527.010 to define "assault weapons" and "large-capacity ammunition-feeding devices"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 527 to criminalize possession and transfer of unregistered large-capacity ammunition-feeding devices; create a new sect...
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2020-01-09
#32HB73IntroducedPropose to amend Section 32 of the Constitution of Kentucky to prevent Senators from serving more than three consecutive terms of office, not including partial terms of two years or less, and to prevent members of the House of Representatives from se...
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2020-01-07
#33HB68IntroducedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 13A to establish requirements and procedures for an administrative regulation that constitutes a major economic action; create the Regulatory Economic Analysis Advisory Group to consult on these regulations; set the...
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2020-01-07
#34HB180IntroducedCreate a new section of Chapter 337 to eliminate health insurance waiting periods for new employees; amend KRS 337.900 to add a penalty for failure to provide insurance to employee from first day of employment.
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2020-01-07
#35HB151EngrossedAmend KRS 162.070 to increase the minimum amount for advertising and bidding school building projects from $7,500 to $30,000.
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2020-03-19
received in Senate
#36HB165IntroducedAmend KRS 158.060 to require teachers to be provided a minimum of 120 minutes per week for nonteaching activities; specify types of teacher-directed activities to be completed during nonteaching time.
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2020-01-07
#37HB41IntroducedAmend KRS 158.060 to remove language that allows for half-day kindergarten programs; amend KRS 157.320, 157.360, and 158.030 to conform.
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2020-01-07
#38HB143IntroducedAmend KRS 18A.355 to provide for an annual cost of living adjustment for state employees with the cost of living adjustment being the average of the consumer price index for the two calendar years prior to the biennium and not less than zero; and ame...
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2020-02-11
#39HB152IntroducedAmend KRS 309.130 and 309.131 to change the name of the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Professional Art Therapists to the Kentucky Board of Creative Arts Therapies; increase the board membership to six members; require three of the board members to ...
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2020-01-07
#40HR15IntroducedHonor Representative John "Bam" Carney and extend get well wishes.
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2020-01-09
#41HB14EngrossedAmend KRS 164.2841, relating to college tuition benefits for spouses and children of specified emergency response personnel and public employees who have died in the course of their duties to specify that the beneficiary is eligible for up to a maxim...
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2020-04-15
#42HB181IntroducedPropose to amend Section 226 of the Constitution of Kentucky to authorize the General Assembly to define, permit, and regulate casino gaming; require that proceeds be used to pay for oversight of casino gaming; mandate that 100 percent of proceeds in...
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2020-01-07
#43HR16PassedAppoint a committee to wait upon the Governor.
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2020-01-14
adopted by voice vote
#44SB62EngrossedPropose to amend Section 145 of the Constitution of Kentucky to grant persons convicted of a felony other than a sex offense, a violent offense, or an offense against a child, the right to vote five years after completion of sentence; submit to the v...
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2020-03-17
posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 18, 2020
#45HB140IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 2 to designate bourbon as the official state spirit of Kentucky.
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2020-01-07
#46SB73IntroducedAmend KRS 525.130, relating to cruelty to animals, to provide that the fine for causing animals to fight shall be $5,000.
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2020-01-08
#47HB191IntroducedAmend KRS 189.635 to require business operators to notify law enforcement of a vehicle delivered to the business in a damaged condition; amend KRS 189.990 to make it a Class A misdemeanor for a driver to not report an accident if he or she knew or sh...
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2020-01-09
#48HB118IntroducedAmend KRS 202A.011 to expand the definition of qualified mental health professional to include a licensed pharmacist who is board certified as a psychiatric pharmacist.
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2020-01-07
#49HB114IntroducedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 45A to set forth findings of the General Assembly and establish a policy of the Commonwealth of Kentucky to promote the Kentucky and United States economies by requiring a preference for iron, steel, and manufacture...
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2020-01-07
#50SB22IntroducedAmend KRS KRS 68.178 to delete incidental or residual waste facilities from the exclusion in the description of waste management facilities; allow fiscal courts to license solid waste landfills and residual landfills and assess increased fees for acc...
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2020-01-08
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