KY HB318 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 12 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-13 - to State Government (H)
Pending: House State Government Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Amend KRS 344.150 to forbid appointment of a proposed new member to the Commission on Human Rights unless that appointment creates or maintains the closest possible equivalent percentage between the political party affiliation of commission members and statewide voter registration; limit the political parties under consideration to the two parties whose candidates polled the largest number of votes in the state at the last general election; determine statewide voter registration percentages from the most recent monthly report of the State Board of Elections; amend KRS 344.160 to conform.

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AN ACT relating to the Commission on Human Rights.



2019-02-13Houseto State Government (H)
2019-02-12Houseintroduced in House


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