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KYSB11VetoCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 512 to specify that a tenant who, having no right to do so or any reasonable ground to believe that he or she has such right, intentionally or wantonly defaces, destroys, or damages residential rental property is t...
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2020-04-24
Vetoed
KYSB9VetoCreate 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
KYSB99PassAmend KRS 242.1243 to remove sunset provision for local option elections for distilleries; amend KRS 243.0305 to allow distillery gift shops to sell products that were produced in collaboration with a brewer or microbrewer; amend KRS 243.120 to estab...
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2020-04-24
signed by Governor Acts Ch. 102)
KYSB66PassAmend KRS 367.93117 and 367.93121 to provide that a person who has been criminally charged in the death of another cannot make decisions regarding the disposition of the decedent's remains.
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2020-04-24
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 123)
KYSB111PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 72 to require the coroner to deliver the remains of police officers, firefighters, and emergency medical services personnel, as defined in KRS 61.315, killed in the line of duty to the family or other responsible e...
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2020-04-24
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 124)
KYSB239PassAmend KRS 90.400 and 90.410 to permit the board of trustees of a legacy city pension fund having fewer than twelve active and retired members or beneficiaries to offer those individuals a one-time irrevocable option to convert monthly pension benefit...
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2020-04-24
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 121)
KYSB64EngrossAmend KRS 15.753 to provide that the Finance and Administration Cabinet shall reimburse the Attorney General, a Commonwealth's attorney, or a county attorney for fees or judgments after being sued for an act or omission in the course of his or her du...
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2020-04-15
To Senate Rules Committee
KYSB5PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 65A to require proposed increases in ad valorem taxes and certain fees and the levy of new ad valorem taxes or fees by special purpose governmental entities to be submitted to the legislative body of the county or ...
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2020-04-14
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts ch. 90)
KYSB2PassCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 117 to allow a voter to cast a provisional ballot if the voter is unable to produce proof of identification, by executing a provisional voter's affidavit furnished by the State Board of Elections; describe the votin...
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2020-04-14
delivered to Secretary of State (Acts ch. 89)
KYSB249PassAmend KRS 61.565 to reset amortization period to a new 30-year period effective with the 2019 valuation; establish layered amortization method by requiring any increase or decrease in actuarially accrued liability after the 2019 valuation to be amort...
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2020-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 82)
KYSB75EngrossAmend KRS 186.010 to define "off-highway vehicles" or "OHV"; consider an OHV to be a motor vehicle for registration purposes; amend KRS 186.050 to establish an annual registration fee for resident OHVs and a $30 fee for nonresident OHV registration; ...
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2020-04-01
To House Transportation Committee
KYSB56PassAmend 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)
KYSB74EngrossAmend KRS 189A.105 to remove the restriction that a judge can only issue a search warrant for a blood or urine test when a defendant has been charged with driving under the influence and a person has been killed or suffered physical injury.
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2020-03-19
To House Rules Committee
KYSB162IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 83A requiring all mayors and legislative body members in cities of the home rule class to undergo a mandatory three-hour block of instruction concerning various duties and obligations; establish criteria for traini...
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2020-03-19
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB165IntroAmend KRS 367.4903 to define "positive response," "unique identification number", and "locator"; amend KRS 367.4909 to require operators to update the positive response system documenting the status of marking the approximate location of its undergro...
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2020-03-19
To Senate Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor Committee
KYSB279EngrossAmend KRS 258.500 to define "person" as a person with a disability who has an ongoing therapeutic relationship with a health care provider and stipulate who can be a health care provider under the definition; exclude from therapeutic relationship fee...
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2020-03-19
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYSB1EngrossCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 61 to prohibit law enforcement agencies, law enforcement officials, employees of a law enforcement agency or public agencies, public officials, or employees of a public agency or public institution operating under K...
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2020-03-18
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB159EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 211 to establish standards for the operation and maintenance of splash pads in a safe, sanitary manner.
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2020-03-18
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYSB135IntroAmend KRS 510.010 to define "sexual contact."
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2020-03-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB218EngrossAmend KRS 510.120 to provide that a person is guilty of sexual abuse in the second degree when, being a transportation network company driver or a taxicab driver he or she subjects a person who is at least 18 years old and who has hired him or her to...
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2020-03-17
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB161EngrossAmend KRS 510.010 to define "registrant" and "adult intermediary"; amend KRS 510.155 to include communications with adult intermediaries for minors and enhance punishment if the minor or perceived minor is under 12 years old, the offender is a regist...
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2020-03-12
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB178EngrossCreates new sections of KRS Chapter 367 to regulate advertising for legal services.
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2020-03-12
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB182EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 525 to create a Class A misdemeanor for disseminating personally identifying information on the Internet about a minor; establish increased criminal penalties for injury and levels of monetary loss; create a civil ...
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2020-03-06
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB282IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 337 to require employers to provide accrued paid sick leave to employees; provide mechanism for employees to accrue paid sick leave; establish guidelines for employers to calculate paid sick leave for employees; se...
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2020-03-06
To Senate Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor Committee
KYSB276IntroPropose to amend Sections 97, 99, 119, and 122 of the Constitution of Kentucky to increase the term of office for Commonwealth Attorneys from 6 years to 8 years beginning in 2030; to increase the terms of judges of the District Court from 4 years to ...
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2020-03-06
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB242IntroAmend KRS 439.3401 to include as violent offenders individuals convicted of promoting human trafficking; specify that individuals convicted of human trafficking or promoting human trafficking shall not be released on probation or parole until 85 perc...
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2020-03-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB235IntroAmend KRS 532.055 to allow a jury to recommend that a Class D felony be designated and sentenced as a Class A misdemeanor if the jury finds that a felony conviction would be unduly harsh; amend KRS 532.080 to allow a jury to decide whether a person f...
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2020-03-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB226IntroAmend KRS 95.022 to provide that retired police officers who after retirement are hired by the city for purposes of KRS 158.4414 shall not count against the limitations of the number of reemployed retirees hired by a city.
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2020-03-02
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB224IntroAmend KRS 100.137 to establish powers of certain cities within a consolidated local government in regards to home rule powers and planning and zoning.
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2020-03-02
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB229IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 70 to establish the status of certified constables and certified deputy constables; require 40-hour mandatory annual training for constables and deputy constables; require the Kentucky Constable Association to devel...
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2020-03-02
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB206IntroAmend KRS 100.123, relating to regional planning units, to increase the number of required local planning units to three.
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2020-02-26
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB166IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 156 to require the Department of Education to establish an anonymous reporting mechanism for students to report concerns about vaping and other substances in schools; establish policies for the prompt investigation...
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2020-02-18
To Senate Education Committee
KYSB164IntroAmend KRS 30A.190 to designate 100% of a new open dumping fine be paid to the county where the violation occurred; KRS 65.8808 to expressly include littering and open dumping as crimes subject to enforcement by code enforcement; amend KRS 224.40-100 ...
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2020-02-14
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYSB151IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 532 to provide an enhanced term of imprisonment for any defendant convicted of certain crimes when he or she intentionally selected the person because of that person's actual or perceived race, color, ethnicity, na...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB145IntroPropose to amend Section 226 of the Constitution of Kentucky to authorize the General Assembly to define, permit, oversee, and regulate all forms of otherwise-permissible gaming; provide for the oversight and control of gaming by an administrative bo...
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2020-02-07
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB139IntroAmend KRS 530.050 to raise the amount qualifying for flagrant nonsupport from $1,000 to $10,000 and raise the time period of flagrant nonsupport from 6 months to 12 months; specify lower the service time for a person jailed for nonsupport on a second...
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2020-02-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB142IntroAmend KRS 525.130 to change mental state to knowing or reckless; delete domestic animal killed by poisoning; add requirements of legal food processing, customary veterinary practices performed by a licensed veterinarian, horse racing not governed by ...
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2020-02-06
To Senate Agriculture Committee
KYSB133IntroAmend KRS 342.140 to add that income benefits for volunteer firemen, police, and emergency management agency members or trainees may be based on fifty percent (50%) of the state average weekly wage if that is greater than the average weekly wage of t...
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2020-02-05
To Senate Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor Committee
KYSB128IntroAmend KRS 197.045 on felony sentence credits to award funds to local jails which offer programming that results in credit for state inmates; create a new section of KRS Chapter 441 to allow local jails to classify state inmates who have not been clas...
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2020-02-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB130IntroAmend KRS 344.010 to include definitions for "sexual orientation," "gender identity," " local Commission," and " real estate-related transaction"; amend KRS 344.020, relating to the purpose of the Kentucky's civil rights chapter, to include a prohibi...
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2020-02-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB119IntroAmend KRS 116.025 to require that a voter be a resident of the state and precinct on or before the day of a primary or an election for voter registration purposes; amend KRS 116.045 to allow a person who is not a registered voter prior to the time th...
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2020-01-29
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB107IntroCreate various new sections of KRS Chapter 218A to define terms; to exempt the medicinal marijuana program from existing provisions in Kentucky law to the contrary; to require the Department for Alcoholic Beverage and Cannabis Control to implement an...
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2020-01-29
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB105IntroCreate various new sections of KRS Chapter 245 to define terms; to allow for possession, growth, use, processing, purchasing, transfer, and consumption of cannabis; to establish limits for transfer; to allow for purchasing and manufacture of cannabis...
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2020-01-24
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYSB104IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 2 to designate the POW/MIA flag as the state's symbol of concern and commitment to achieving the fullest possible accounting of United States military personnel who, having been prisoners of war or missing in actio...
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2020-01-23
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYSB3EngrossPropose to amend Section 95 of the Constitution of Kentucky to hold the election of the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Treasurer, Auditor of Public Accounts, Attorney General, Secretary of State, and Commissioner of Agriculture, Labor and Statistics ...
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2020-01-22
To House Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs Committee
KYSB96IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 336 to provide definitions and to require public employers to have an appeals process for an employee who violates a drug-free policy using legal industrial products; amend KRS 18A.043 to require an appeals process...
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2020-01-21
To Senate Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor Committee
KYSB95IntroAmend KRS 139.480 to exempt from sales and use tax tangible personal property purchased by a person for incorporation into a structure or improvement to real property under a contract with the federal, state, or local government, or a resident, nonpr...
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2020-01-17
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYSB22IntroAmend 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
To Senate Natural Resources and Energy Committee
KYSB13IntroAmend KRS 337.010 to increase the applicable threshold of employees of retail stores and service industries from $95,000 to $500,000 average annual gross volume of sales for the employer; amend KRS 337.275 to raise the state minimum wage to $8.20 per...
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2020-01-08
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYSB31IntroPropose to amend various sections of the Constitution of Kentucky to abolish the Office of the Lieutenant Governor beginning with the gubernatorial election in November 2023; to establish the President of the Senate as first in line for gubernatorial...
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2020-01-08
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
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