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KYSB40PassAmend KRS 194A.062 to require front-line staff to submit to national and state fingerprint-supported background checks; amend KRS 199.8966 to define the term "staff member" and to require national and state fingerprint-supported background checks of ...
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2020-03-27
signed by Governor
KYHB229PassAmend KRS 65.7631, relating to amounts distributed to public safety answering points (PSAPs) for the purposes of answering, routing, and properly disposing of CMRS 911 calls, to remove the qualifier "CMRS."
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2020-03-27
signed by Governor
KYHB298EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 61 to provide definitions, require each law enforcement agency in the state to establish and enforce policies governing of a vehicle pursuit after January 1, 2021; provide the criteria for decision-making to initia...
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2020-03-26
floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
KYHB473EngrossAmend KRS 61.906 to require the Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet to conduct a criminal background check for persons applying as a special law enforcement officer, and allow a check at other times at the cabinet's discretion, by means of a f...
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2020-03-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHR130PassEncourage local boards of education to solicit private support to provide bleeding control kits and training.
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2020-03-19
adopted by voice vote
KYHR106IntroA resolution encouraging local boards of education to solicit private support to provide bleeding control kits and training.
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYSJR246IntroDirect the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to assess Kentucky’s preparedness to address the corona virus and report to the General Assembly.
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2020-03-06
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB578IntroAmend KRS 216B.400 to require that every hospital that provides emergency services have a sexual assault nurse examiner on duty 24 hours each day.
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2020-03-04
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB547IntroAmend KRS 242.360 to include gender neutral language.
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2020-03-04
To House Licensing, Occupations, & Admin Regs Committee
KYHB512IntroCreate a new section of KRS 258.095 to 258.500 to enable local governments to legislate enforcement action for dogs and public safety, so long as that the ordinance, regulation, or policy does not regulate ownership of a dog by its breed or perceived...
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2020-03-02
To House Local Government Committee
KYSB228IntroAmend KRS 367.4903 to redefine "excavator," "approximate location," and "working day"; define "person," "positive response," "tolerance zone," and "unlocatable facility"; amend KRS 367.4909 to require a positive response from operators of underground...
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2020-03-02
To Senate Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor 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
KYHB386EngrossAmend KRS 65.710 to increase the time limit from 1 year to 4 years that local governments may contract for ambulance services with private persons, partnerships, or corporations.
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2020-02-27
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB360EngrossAmend KRS 39F.180 to require that any agency searching for a lost or missing person contact appropriate agencies within four hours of receiving the report and utilize existing resources, including but not limited to electronic highway signs, the Ambe...
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2020-02-26
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYSB203IntroAmend KRS 75.040 to include gender-neutral language.
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2020-02-26
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYHB161IntroAmend KRS 514.030 to raise the threshold level of property value for a Class D felony for theft by unlawful taking or disposition from $500 to $1,500.
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2020-02-24
posting withdrawn
KYHB240EngrossAmend KRS 15.315, relating to the Kentucky Law Enforcement Council, to add the president of the Kentucky chapter of the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials and the president of the Kentucky chapter of the National Emergency Number A...
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2020-02-24
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYSB188IntroAmend KRS 504.110 to refer certain violent criminal defendants who are incompetent to stand trial with no substantial probability of attaining competency to a new type of involuntary commitment to be created in KRS Chapter 202C; create definitions; a...
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2020-02-24
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB18EngrossAmend KRS 75.040 to deem that emergency ambulance service provided by a fire protection district, volunteer fire department district, or subdistrict, is the primary emergency ambulance service within the district or subdistrict in the boundaries of t...
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2020-02-10
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHB34EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 160 to define "owner," "recorded images," "school bus stop arm camera," and "third party designee"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 160 to require each local school district to install and maintain school bus s...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHCR40EngrossDeclare it fitting and proper that public safety telecommunicators be included as a protective service occupation under the federal Standard Occupational Classification system; urge Congress to enact the Supporting Accurate Views of Emergency Service...
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2020-02-03
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHR56IntroUrge the Secretary of the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services to apply for grants for social worker and human services professional safety.
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2020-01-27
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB259IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 527 to make it a crime to unlawfully store a firearm; establish elements of the crime for recklessly allowing access to an unsecured firearm by a minor; establish the crime as a Class B misdemeanor unless a physica...
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2020-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB32IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 527 to make it a crime to unlawfully store a firearm; establish elements of the crime for recklessly allowing access to an unsecured firearm by a minor; establish the crime as a Class B misdemeanor unless a physica...
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2020-01-08
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYHB74IntroCreate a new section of KRS 216.2920 to 216.2929 to require all hospitals to annually survey employees on patient safety culture; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to design, collect, analyze, and publish survey data; list requiremen...
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2020-01-07
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB10IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 15A to provide definitions and establish an Officer Shooting Review Board to investigate any shooting of an individual by a law enforcement officer or officers or any deadly incident involving law enforcement; set r...
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2020-01-07
To House Judiciary Committee
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