Kentucky Senator Phillip Wheeler [R]

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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
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)
KYSB251PassAmend KRS 351.010 so that open-pit mines do not include any excavation made from a refuse fill.
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2020-04-24
signed by Governor (Acts Ch.100)
KYSB263PassAmend KRS 342.1242 and 342.1243 to set forth the process to refund excess assessments to coal employers.
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2020-04-24
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 122)
KYSR193PassAdjourn the Senate in honor and loving memory of Flora "Flo" G. Abshire.
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2020-04-15
adopted by voice vote
KYSR264IntroConfirm the appointment of Russell Scott Borders to the Workers' Compensation Board in the Department of Workers' Claims for a term expiring January 4, 2024.
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2020-04-15
adopted 34-0
KYSR299PassAdjourn in honor of Charles Edward "Charlie" Wilson.
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2020-04-15
adopted by voice vote
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)
KYSR327PassAdjourn in honor and loving memory of Donna Stockton Early.
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2020-04-14
adopted by voice vote
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
KYSB134PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 164.740 to 164.7891 to establish the Optometry Scholarship Program; define scholarship eligibility requirements; direct the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority to promulgate regulations and administer th...
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2020-03-27
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 58)
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
KYSB143IntroAmend KRS 158.175 to require moments of silence or reflection at the start of each school day and establish guidelines.
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2020-03-17
To Senate Education Committee
KYSCR152EngrossReestablish the Public Water and Wastewater System Infrastructure Task Force; direct the task force to continue to evaluate policy options on how to address Kentucky's troubled public water and wastewater systems; name the membership of the task forc...
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2020-03-10
To House Natural Resources & Energy Committee
KYSB250IntroAmend KRS 336.010 to add definitions of "contractor," "person," "prime contractor," and "subcontractor"; amend KRS 336.040 to give authority to the Labor Cabinet for purposes of determining if a person is an employee or an independent contractor; pro...
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2020-03-05
To Senate Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor Committee
KYSB227IntroEstablish a Subchapter 14 under KRS Chapter 154 and create new sections thereof to allow the earn and learn tax credit in an amount up to 25% of the costs incurred by an approved company for tuition or other educational expenses paid on behalf of a q...
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2020-03-02
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue 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
KYSB216IntroAmends KRS 61.637 to allow a part-time adjunct instructor for the Kentucky Fire Commission, who has not participated in the Kentucky Employees Retirement Systems prior to retirement, but is eligible to retire from the County Employees Retirement Syst...
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2020-02-27
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSB215IntroAmend KRS 342.315 to eliminate the requirement that physicians contracting with the commissioner of the Department of Workers' Claims to perform evaluations in occupational disease claims be "B" readers who are licensed in Kentucky and are board-cert...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor Committee
KYSB23IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 315 to define terms; establish the insulin assistance program; establish the process by which individuals may qualify for the program; establish the process by which pharmacies may voluntarily participate in the pro...
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2020-02-26
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
KYSJR187IntroDirect the Transportation Cabinet to add Bennie Rose to the Country Music Highway in Pike County.
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2020-02-26
To Senate Transportation Committee
KYSB187IntroAmend KRS 81A.470 to remove duplicative language requiring notice of the annexation to be filed with the county clerk; stipulate that the ordinance to be sent to the Secretary of State's office is the final ordinance; provide that in addition to the ...
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2020-02-24
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYSR169PassHonor those Americans who ensured the right to vote for all Americans by their participation in the Civil Rights March of "Bloody Sunday."
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2020-02-20
adopted by voice vote
KYSR160PassHonor Juanita Green upon the occasion of her 106th birthday.
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2020-02-18
adopted by voice vote
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
KYSJR154IntroDesignate the PFC Thomas Randell Ramey Memorial Bridge in Martin County.
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2020-02-13
To Senate Transportation Committee
KYSR143PassCelebrate Charles Young's posthumous promotion to the rank of Brigadier General.
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2020-02-11
adopted by voice vote
KYSB153IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to establish a refundable income tax credit for certain volunteer firefighters; declare the purpose of the credit; require annual reporting to the Legislative Research Commission to evaluate the impact of the c...
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2020-02-10
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue 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
KYSJR120IntroDesignate the Thurman W. "Punch" May Highway in Pike County.
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2020-02-05
To Senate Transportation Committee
KYSR128PassCelebrate Black History Month and honor the life and legacy of Colonel Charles Young.
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2020-02-05
adopted by voice vote
KYSR125PassRecognize February 4, 2020, as Kentucky Nurses Day in the Commonwealth.
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2020-02-04
adopted by voice vote
KYSR88PassAdjourn the Senate in honor and loving memory of Nathaniel Jones.
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2020-01-30
adopted by voice vote
KYSJR87IntroDesignate the Robin Holbrook Memorial Bridge in Magoffin County.
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2020-01-29
To Senate Transportation Committee
KYSJR81IntroDirect the Transportation Cabinet to designate a portion of Kentucky Route 908 in Martin County in honor and memory of nine members of the Harless family who served in the armed forces; erect appropriate signage.
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2020-01-27
To Senate Transportation Committee
KYSR78PassHonor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
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2020-01-23
adopted by voice vote
KYSR45PassAdjourn in honor and loving memory of George Louis Tapp.
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2020-01-15
adopted by voice vote
KYSR20PassDeclare January 15, 2020, to be Hunger Free Kentucky Day.
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2020-01-15
adopted by voice vote
KYSB78IntroAmend KRS 189.287 to direct the Transportation Cabinet to include a requirement for bicycle helmets for operators and passengers under the age of 12 in the bicycle standards and safety administrative regulations promulgated under this section; amend ...
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2020-01-13
To Senate Transportation Committee
KYSR32PassRecognize Walker Montgomery.
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2020-01-09
adopted by voice vote
KYSB69IntroAmend KRS 304.17A-148 to cap the cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin at $100 per 30-day supply; amend KRS 18A.225 to require the state employee health plan to comply; EFFECTIVE January 1, 2021.
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2020-01-08
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
KYSB61IntroCreate a new section of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to require health benefit plan coverage of long-term antibiotic therapy for covered persons with Lyme disease under certain circumstances; EFFECTIVE January 1, 2021.
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2020-01-08
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
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