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KYSB58Intro
25%
Amend KRS 132.017 to allow any registered voter who resides in the district to file a petition; remove the requirement that a petition committee be formed and an affidavit to be filed with the county clerk; remove the requirement that the county cler...
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2024-03-01
posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 04, 2024
KYSB125Engross
50%
Amend KRS 189.281 to extend the ability for local governments to start off-highway vehicle pilot programs to July 1, 2027; expand the definition of local government to include any local government that operates a public OHV trail system.
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2024-03-01
To House Transportation Committee
KYHB475Intro
25%
Amend KRS 441.053, relating to jail health care operations, to remove the prohibition that an entity that provides medical, dental, psychological, or pharmacy services to the Department of Corrections and local jails cannot also provide claims manage...
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2024-03-01
3rd reading, passed 95-0
KYHB596Intro
25%
Amend KRS 81A.420 to require a city to provide written notice to a county of annexation; eliminate the election in opposition to annexation but allow a petition to defeat annexation proposal; create a new section of KRS 65.210 to 65.300 to make inter...
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2024-03-01
3rd reading, passed 93-1 with Committee Substitute (1)
KYHB782Intro
25%
Create a new section within KRS 15.530 to 15.590 to create the Public Safety Telecommunicator Work Group to develop a new delivery format for the public safety telecommunicator academy; amend KRS 15.530 to define "public safety telecommunicator" and ...
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2024-03-01
To House Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection Committee
KYSB337Intro
25%
Amend KRS 12.020 and 194A.030 to establish the Office of Medicinal Cannabis, the Division of Enforcement and Compliance, and the Division of Licensure and Access in the Cabinet for Health and Family Services; amend KRS 218A.202 require the Administra...
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2024-03-01
To Senate Health Services Committee
KYSB336Intro
25%
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 61 to define "boy," "equal," "female," "girl," "male," "man," "sex," and "woman"; prohibit any state or local law, regulation, ordinance, or policy from treating males or females unfairly from similiarly situated me...
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2024-03-01
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYSB382Intro
25%
Establish KRS Chapter 245, relating to adult use cannabis, to administer its cultivation, processing, transportation, sale, use, taxation, and licensing; define terms; establish the Adult Use Cannabis Control Board and its membership, procedures, pow...
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2024-03-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB379Intro
25%
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 65 to require any lobbyist or lobbyist employer who engages in lobbying activity with a local government to file a registration statement with the Department for Local Government; define terms; require the Departme...
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2024-03-01
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB147Engross
50%
Amend KRS 132.017 to define "next regular election" as it pertains to placing on the ballot the question on whether a local property tax rate shall be levied to specify that the election may occur in the same or a subsequent calendar year as the levy...
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2024-02-29
To Senate Committee on Committees
KYHB319Intro
25%
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 164 to establish the Kentucky Cybersecurity (KentuckyCYBER) Program and governing board within the Council on Postsecondary Education; establish the purpose and duties of KentuckyCYBER Governing Board; create the Ke...
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2024-02-29
3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
KYHB456Intro
25%
Amend KRS 337.285 to add sheriff's offices and county police forces to the local government agencies eligible for an exception to overtime compensation; EMERGENCY.
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2024-02-29
To House Rules Committee
KYHB472Intro
25%
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 381 to allow the appointment of a receiver for a planned community when it fails to maintain the infrastructure, common area, storm water detention or retention area, or other facility that it is legally obligated ...
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2024-02-29
posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 01, 2024
KYHB581Intro
25%
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 100 to define "retail filling station" and "electric vehicle charging station"; prohibit local governments from using the zoning process or adopting any measure that prohibits or restricts the ability of a retail f...
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2024-02-29
posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 01, 2024
KYHB723Intro
25%
Amend KRS 147A.150 to delete priority communities and insert eligible communities; amend KRS 147A.152 to redefine "eligible grant recipients," "eligible grant recipient," "eligible project," and "eligible use,"; delete "priority community"; define "e...
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2024-02-29
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYSB304Intro
25%
Amend KRS 65.003 to state that an appeal from a final order issued by a person or group responsible for enforcement of a code of ethics may be taken to the Circuit Court of the county in which that person or group is located; amend KRS 65.8831 to con...
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2024-02-29
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB333Intro
25%
Amend KRS 67.160 to include gender-neutral language.
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2024-02-29
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB314Intro
25%
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 61 to prohibit any rule, regulation, tax, fee, or any other mandate issued by the World Health Organization, United Nations, World Economic Forum, or any other international organization from having jurisdiction wi...
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2024-02-29
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB316Intro
25%
Create a new section of Subchapter 43 of KRS Chapter 224 to establish the Keep Kentucky Free of Litter fund and set up a cash awards program for the 20 peace officers with the highest conviction numbers related to littering; create new sections of KR...
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2024-02-29
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYSB312Intro
25%
Create a new section within KRS 15.530 to 15.590 to create the Public Safety Telecommunicator Work Group to develop a new delivery format for the public safety telecommunicator academy; amend KRS 15.530 to define "public safety telecommunicator" and ...
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2024-02-29
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYHB47Intro
25%
Amend KRS 446.350 to define "government" and "substantially burden"; outline relief that may be sought if statute is violated; apply to laws adopted before or after enaction of this statute; include severability clause; waive sovereign, governmental,...
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2024-02-28
To House Rules Committee
KYSB101Intro
25%
Amend KRS 247.801 to amend the definition of "agritourism activity"; define "working animal"; create a new section of KRS 247.800 to 247.810 to prohibit a city, town, county, or other political subdivision of the Commonwealth from restricting a perso...
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2024-02-28
To Senate Rules Committee
KYHB357Engross
50%
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 237 to prohibit financial institutions from requiring the use of a firearms code, discriminating against a firearms retailer as a result of the assignment or nonassignment of a firearms code, and disclosing protecte...
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2024-02-28
To Senate Committee on Committees
KYHB443Engross
50%
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 100 to require that local laws dealing with subdivision plats and development plans be set out by objective standards and applied ministerially; set out conditions for application of discretion; EFFECTIVE July 1, 2...
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2024-02-28
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB462Engross
50%
Amend KRS 222.500 to define terms related to recovery residences; amend KRS 222.502 to permit a recovery residence that provides on-site clinical services or access to on-site clinical services to continue to operate without certification from a cert...
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2024-02-28
To Senate Health Services Committee
KYHB492Engross
50%
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 65 to define "qualified local government"; require that each employee of a qualified local government who has access to federal tax information submit to a criminal background check by the Department of Kentucky St...
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2024-02-28
To Senate Committee on Committees
KYHB528Intro
25%
Amend KRS 65.7631 to extend the 5% rate of total monthly revenues deposited into the CMRS fund for assisting with the adoption and operation of next generation statewide 911 initiatives to July 1, 2025, with the 2.5% rate after that date; extend the ...
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2024-02-28
posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 29, 2024
KYHB577Intro
25%
Amend KRS 132.590 to find and determine that property valuations administrators are officers whose jurisdiction and duties are coextensive to that of the state within the meaning of Section 246 of the Constitution; update the salary schedule; prohibi...
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2024-02-28
To House Rules Committee
KYHB561Engross
50%
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 199 to define terms; establish operations and requirements of a Certified Child Care Community Designation Program to be administered by the Cabinet for Economic Development for the purpose of creating new opportun...
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2024-02-28
To Senate Committee on Committees
KYSB234Intro
25%
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 100 to define terms related to short-term rentals; make owner-occupied short-term rentals a permitted residential use; permit non-owner-occupied short-term rentals to be subject to a conditional use permit or varian...
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2024-02-28
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB12Intro
25%
Create a new section of KRS 441.420 to 441.450 to prohibit the building, reconstructing, remodeling, or renovation of a jail unless it is a regional jail and the General Assembly provides express approval; provide exceptions to the prohibition includ...
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2024-02-28
To House Local Government Committee
KYSB353Intro
25%
Amend KRS 70.325 to allow constables an alternative training requirement to receive certification to exercise peace officer powers; amend KRS 189.950 to conform; amend KRS 15.340 to require the Department of Criminal Justice Training to accept qualif...
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2024-02-28
To Senate Committee on Committees
KYHB18Enroll
75%
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 65 to prohibit local governments from adopting or enforcing ordinances that prohibit owners of housing accommodations from refusing to lease or rent the housing accommodation to a person when the person's source of ...
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2024-02-27
delivered to Governor
KYHB388Engross
50%
Amend KRS 67C.147, relating to urban service taxing districts in consolidated local governments, to require the consolidated local government to reimburse fire districts operating under KRS Chapter 75 that made emergency medical runs within the area ...
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2024-02-26
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB509Intro
25%
Create a new section of KRS 61.870 to 61.884, the Open Records Act, to require a public agency to furnish an officer, employee, board member, or commission member an agency email account; define terms; allow the governing body of a public agency or i...
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2024-02-26
To House State Government Committee
KYSB259Intro
25%
Amend KRS 65.503, relating to the board of the West End Opportunity Partnership, to stipulate that the board has the authority to set its own procedures to determine successors; allow more than one nominee from the institutions from which members are...
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2024-02-26
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB245Intro
25%
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 61 to define "lobbyist", "public agency", and "public funds"; prohibit a public agency from spending public funds to employ or contract with a lobbyist or from using public funds to pay a nonprofit association or o...
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2024-02-26
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB822Intro
25%
Amend KRS 65.8835 and 100.991 to state that a local government shall possess a lien on property of a person found by a final order to have committed a violation of an ordinance created under KRS Chapter 100.
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB716Intro
25%
Amend KRS 65.870 to allow local governments to enact ordinances regulating firearms; amend KRS 65.1591 and 237.115 to conform.
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB736Intro
25%
Amend KRS 241.140, 241.190, and 241.250 to require a local alcoholic beverage administrator to give an applicant a written explanation of why a license application was denied; prohibit more than one license application for the same premises within a ...
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB741Intro
25%
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 369 to define terms relating to blockchain technology; allow individuals to use digital assets and self-hosted wallets; provide an exemption of income tax for transactions less than $200; allow home digital asset mi...
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB820Intro
25%
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 27A to define terms; require the Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) to develop and maintain a statewide database and searchable public website that contains information on state and local fines and fees asses...
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB724Intro
25%
Amend KRS 67.083 to allow a fiscal court of any county to levy all taxes not in conflict with the Constitution of Kentucky, provided that the fee or tax is authorized by the statutes of this state; amend KRS 67A.070 to allow urban-county governments ...
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB807Intro
25%
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 96 to require electric utilities that own and operate a municipal electric utility to establish a utility board to administer the functions of the utility; require utility rates, terms of service and customer servi...
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB737Intro
25%
Amend KRS 241.065 to limit the number of quota retail package licenses in each council district of a consolidated local government to 16 licenses; require each quota retail package premises within a consolidated local government to be at least 700 fe...
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB759Intro
25%
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 198A to create the abandoned home pool fund to be administered by the Kentucky Housing Corporation to purchase and improve vacant and abandoned homes for rental to eligible individuals and families; specify applica...
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB797Intro
25%
Amend 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 minimum wage of hourly and tipped e...
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB815Intro
25%
Amend KRS 138.510 to allocate moneys to a newly created fund from the pari-mutuel racing tax distribution; create a new section of KRS Chapter 230 to establish a fund relating to local governments and administered by the Department for Local Governme...
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB706Intro
25%
Amend KRS 224.1-010 to restrict residual wastes in the definition of "municipal solid waste disposal facility" and add definitions for "residual waste" and "residual waste facility"; amend 224.40-315 to require the generator of a residual solid waste...
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB773Intro
25%
Amend KRS 224.43-500 to increase the environmental remediation fee from $1.75 to $2.00; amend KRS 224.43-505 to allocate 50 percent of the environmental remediation fee collected from residual waste facilities to the county where the facility is loca...
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2024-02-26
To House Committee On Committees
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