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#1HB265IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 218A to make the penalty for possession of a personal use quantity of marijuana a prepayable non-criminal fine; amend KRS 218A.010 to define "personal use quantity of marijuana" and "marijuana accessory"; amend KRS...
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2019-02-07
#2SB65PassedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 211 to define terms; establish the Palliative Care Interdisciplinary Advisory Council within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services; establish membership and duties; establish the Palliative Care Consumer and Pr...
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2019-03-25
signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 084)
#3SB100PassedAmend KRS 278.465 to increase the maximum capacity for an eligible electric generating facility to 45 kilowatts and to redefine "net metering"; amend KRS 278.466 to require the Public Service Commission to set the compensation rate for eligible custo...
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2019-03-26
signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 101)
#4SB177IntroducedAmend KRS 527.010 to define "domestic abuse offense," "domestic violence protective order," and "physical force"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 527 to create the crimes of possession of a firearm by a convicted domestic abuser and possession of...
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2019-02-14
#5HB50IntroducedAmend KRS 506.120 to remove language related to "criminal gang syndicate;" repeal KRS 506.135 relating to definitions, 506.140 relating to criminal gang recruitment, 506.150 relating to criminal gang activity or recruitment, 506.160, relating to mini...
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2019-01-10
#6SR13PassedHonor Robert J. Storer upon the auspicious occasion of his retirement as the Superintendent of the Walton-Verona School District
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2019-02-06
adopted by voice vote
#7HB79IntroducedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 15 to allow law enforcement telecommunicators who are certified pursuant to KRS 15.530 to 15.590 and are employed on a full-time basis to receive the KLEFP fund training stipend and retirement contribution, and allo...
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2019-01-10
#8SCR6IntroducedUrge all private health insurance providers doing business in Kentucky to study the potential impacts of implementing programs similar to the Kentucky Employees' Health Plan's Diabetes Value Benefit plan and Diabetes Prevention Program and to impleme...
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2019-01-08
#9SR21PassedHonor the Barren County Lions Club.
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2019-03-14
adopted by voice vote
#10SR33PassedA resolution adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of John Edward Collett.
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2019-03-07
adopted by voice vote
#11SB52IntroducedAmend KRS 6.072 to require witnesses appearing before a committee, interim committee, statutory committee, subcommittee, commission, or task force of the General Assembly to take an oath prior to giving testimony.
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2019-01-08
#12HB19IntroducedPropose to amend Section 42 of the Constitution of Kentucky to prohibit members of the General Assembly from receiving legislative pay for a special session that has been called by the Governor because the General Assembly adjourned without passing a...
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2019-01-10
#13HB96IntroducedAmend KRS 164.7874, relating to the KEES scholarship program, to change the definition of "participating institution" to include an institution that is eligible to participate in the federal Pell Grant program.
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2019-01-10
#14SR28PassedHonor retired Radcliff Mayor Mike Weaver.
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2019-03-14
adopted by voice vote
#15SB31PassedAmend KRS 620.050 to require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, in the case of siblings removed from their home who are not jointly placed, to provide for frequent visitation or other ongoing interaction between the siblings.
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2019-03-11
signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 003)
#16HB41IntroducedCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 337 to require employers to give employees a written good-faith estimate of the employee's work schedule at the time of hire, maintain a voluntary standby list of employees who wish to work additional hours, post we...
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2019-01-10
#17HB91IntroducedPropose to amend Section 145 of the Constitution of Kentucky to restructure the voting restrictions relating to felons and persons with mental disabilities; submit to the voters for ratification or rejection.
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2019-01-10
#18SR10PassedHonor Judge Charles T. Moore upon the occasion of his retirement.
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2019-03-12
adopted by voice vote
#19HB355IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS 337 to provide remedy for employees misclassified as independent contractors; amend KRS 337.010 to include definitions for "independent contractor" and "misclassify".
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2019-02-14
#20HB525IntroducedAmend KRS 161.250 and 161.260 to provide that nominations to be placed on the ballot for the seven elected trustees of the Teachers' Retirement System board shall for elections occurring after July 1, 2019, consist of one individual submitted by each...
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2019-03-06
floor amendments (5) and (6-title) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendments (7) and (8-title) filed to bill
#21HB452IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 367 to establish definitions for "bank," "check," "payable on demand," and "presentment"; require banks to cash, free of charge, any check payable at the bank or drawn on an account held at the bank by the end of t...
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2019-02-21
#22SR232IntroducedConfirm the reappointment of Roger Reynolds to the Kentucky State University Board of Regents for a term expiring June 30, 2024.
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2019-03-28
passed 38-0
#23SB132IntroducedAmend KRS 314.011 to allow designated advanced practice registered nurses certified in psychiatric-mental health nursing to prescribe up to two sequential refills for a 30 day supply of psychostimulants; amend KRS 314.042 to remove the one-year pract...
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2019-03-01
#24SB99EngrossedAmend KRS 241.010 to define "direct shipper" and amend "retail sale" and "sale"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 243 to establish a direct shipper license and penalties for violations; amend KRS 243.030 to establish the license fee for a direct s...
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2019-02-19
#25HB93IntroducedAmend KRS 311.844 to provide additional license renewal requirements for physician assistants with controlled substances prescriptive authority; amend KRS 311.854 to require the board to review and approve or deny physician assistant applications wit...
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2019-02-26
#26HB382PassedAmend KRS 304.42-030 to add coverage for health maintenance organization contracts to the Kentucky Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association Act; add health care providers rendering services covered under a health insurance policy, contract, or ...
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2019-03-25
signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 070)
#27SB70PassedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 508 to create the crime of strangulation, provide that strangulation is a Class D felony; amend KRS 403.720 to include the offense of strangulation as one of the offenses considered domestic violence and abuse; ame...
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2019-03-26
signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 183)
#28HB136IntroducedCreate 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 and regula...
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2019-03-12
floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute
#29HB107IntroducedAmend KRS 24A.120 to raise the threshold for civil cases within the jurisdiction of District Court from $5,000 to $10,000.
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2019-01-10
#30HB103IntroducedAmend KRS 620.030, relating to the requirement to report child abuse, to delete the clergy-penitent exemption and make any person who intentionally fails to report guilty of a Class D felony; amend KRS 620.050, relating to the reporting of child abus...
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2019-01-10
#31HB54IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 150 to require the Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources to promulgate administrative regulations to establish a statewide youth crossbow deer hunting season; define terms; require the statewide youth crossbow ...
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2019-01-10
#32HB29IntroducedAmend KRS 139.010 to exclude fees paid to enter or participate in a fishing tournament and fees paid for the usage of a boat ramp from the definition of admissions; apply to fees paid on or after July 1, 2018.
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2019-01-10
#33SJR23IntroducedDirect the Department for Local Government to conduct a study the feasibility of the creation of an on-line portal for the calculation and payment of local license and occupation taxes, and to suggest any legislative changes that are necessary to imp...
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2019-01-10
#34HB116IntroducedAmend KRS 242.1243 to remove the sunset provision for distillery local option elections.
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2019-01-11
#35HB78IntroducedAmend KRS 139.470 to exempt from sales and use tax pet adoption fees and certain small veterinarian service fees charged by local government animal shelters and nonprofit animal welfare organizations; apply to transactions on or after July 1, 2019.
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2019-01-10
#36HB117IntroducedAmend KRS 512.070 to include, as criminal littering, permitting unsafe amounts of mowed grass to remain on a highway.
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2019-01-10
#37SB45IntroducedCreate new sections of KRS Chapters 6 and 15A to make legislative findings and require racial and ethnic community criminal justice and public safety impact statements for certain legislation and administrative regulations.
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2019-01-08
#38SB5EngrossedPropose 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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2019-02-05
#39SB8PassedAmend KRS 161.770 to specify that a board of education must comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, and any other applicable federal law in placing a teacher or superin...
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2019-03-19
signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 030)
#40HB44IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 222 to establish the Kentucky addiction prevention, recovery, and enforcement fund; establish administering committee membership; direct all revenues from the Commonwealth related to the drug epidemic to the fund; ...
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2019-01-10
#41HCR4EngrossedUrge the United States Department of Interior, the United States Department of Agriculture, the United States Department of Defense, and the United States Congress to consider ways to improve communications infrastructure, such as granting leasehold ...
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2019-02-27
received in Senate
#42HB14IntroducedAmend KRS 156.095 to remove references to public charter schools; repeal KRS 160.1590, 160.1591, KRS 160.1592, 160.1593, 160.1594, 160.1595, 160.1596, 160.1597, 160.1598, 160.1599, and 161.141.
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2019-01-10
#43SB34EngrossedAmend KRS 117.025 to restrict voter registration data from being accessed, modified, or altered by any individual member of the State Board of Election, including the Secretary of the State and his or her staff.
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2019-02-25
#44HB82IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS 158.440 to 158.449 to prohibit a person employed by a school district from using corporal physical discipline; amend KRS 158.444 to remove corporal punishment as a form of discipline in a school; amend KRS 199.640 as effec...
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2019-01-10
#45HB68IntroducedAmend KRS 405.023 to establish that the KinCare Support Program shall include respite care for low-income fictive kin caregivers; amend KRS 605.120 to require the establishment and operation of the Kinship and Fictive Kin Care Program that will inclu...
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2019-01-10
#46SB53IntroducedAmend KRS 405.023 to establish that the KinCare Support Program shall include respite care for low-income fictive kin caregivers; amend KRS 605.120 to require the establishment of a program for kinship and fictive kin care that will include monetary ...
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2019-01-08
#47HB33IntroducedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 351.010 to 351.194 to require that miners wear clothing with at least 100 square inches of reflective material while in an underground mine and clothing with at least 50 square inches of reflective material at a su...
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2019-01-10
#48HB67IntroducedAmend KRS 304,99-060, regarding penalties for operating a motor vehicle with required security, to exempt operators of a motor vehicle who are minors and who do not own the motor vehicle; clarify that owners of a motor vehicle operated without securi...
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2019-01-10
#49SB22PassedCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 311 to enact and enter into the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact with all other jurisdictions that legally join in the compact; declare the purpose of the compact; define terms; recognize a multistate licensure...
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2019-03-25
signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 077)
#50HB83IntroducedCreate new sections of KRS 6.601 to 6.849 to make it ethical misconduct for a legislator, legislative agent, or employee of the legislative branch to engage in sexual harassment; define "sexual harassment" and "complaint"; grant the Legislative Ethic...
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2019-01-10
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