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KYSB18PassAmend KRS 344.030 to include within the definition of "reasonable accommodation" accommodations made for pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions; define "related medical condition"; amend KRS 344.040 to make it unlawful for an employer ...
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2019-04-09
signed by Governor (KY Acts Ch. 200)
KYHB254PassAmend KRS 164.348 to require public postsecondary institutions to adopt policies ensuring the protection of freedom of speech and expression by students and faculty; require policies to be made available to students and faculty; create a cause of act...
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2019-03-26
signed by Governor (KY Acts ch.169)
KYSB9PassCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 311 to require a person who intends to perform an abortion to determine whether the unborn human individual has a detectable fetal heartbeat; prohibit a person from performing an abortion before determining whether ...
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2019-03-15
signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 020)
KYSR181PassHonor the Kentucky Chapter of the National Action Network and its work with the National Action Network.
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2019-03-13
adopted by voice vote
KYHB3IntroCreate a new section of KRS 205.010 to 205.310 to require the Kentucky Transitional Assistance Program to allocate federal funds in a specified manner based on a percentage formula; create a new section of KRS 205.010 to 205.310 to establish definiti...
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2019-02-26
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHR128IntroUrge the Legislative Research Commission and the Finance and Administration Cabinet to work collaboratively to equip men's and women's restrooms in with baby changing facilities in the Capitol and Capitol Annex.
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2019-02-21
To House State Government Committee
KYSB207IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 532 to provide an enhanced term of imprisonment for any defendant convicted of certain crimes when he or she intentionally selected the person because of that person's actual or perceived race, color, ethnicity, na...
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2019-02-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB243IntroCreate a new section fo KRS Chapter 365 prohibiting telecommunications companies from disclosing or transmitting to a third party any location data derived from a cellular phone without the consent of the customer.
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2019-02-19
To Senate Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor Committee
KYSB190IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 525 to create the offense of a hate crime.
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2019-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB318IntroAmend 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 a...
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2019-02-13
To House State Government Committee
KYSB166IntroAmend KRS 344.010 to include definitions for "sexual orientation," "gender identity," " local Commission," and " real estate-related transaction"; amend KRS 344.020, relating to the purpose of the Kentucky's civil rights chapter, to include a prohibi...
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2019-02-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB300IntroAmend KRS 344.030 to change the definition of "employer" to include a person who has at least one employee in the state.
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2019-02-12
To House Economic Development & Workforce Investment Committee
KYHR29IntroUrge the Legislative Research Commission and the Finance and Administration Cabinet to work collaboratively to provide one or more safe, appropriate places for mothers to breastfeed and express milk in the Capitol Annex.
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2019-02-11
To House State Government Committee
KYHB71IntroAmend KRS 532.031, relating to an offense committed as a result of a hate crime, to include criminal homicide and fetal homicide as well as the attempt to commit or solicitation of those crimes.
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2019-02-08
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB117IntroAmend KRS 164.348 to require public postsecondary institutions to adopt policies ensuring the protection of freedom of speech and expression by students and faculty; require policies to be made available to students and faculty; create a cause of act...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Education Committee
KYHB182IntroAmend KRS 337.010, relating to the definition of "employees" of retail stores and service industries, to increase the applicable threshold of business that applies to from $95,000 to $500,000; amend KRS 337.275 to raise the state minimum wage to not ...
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2019-02-06
To House Economic Development & Workforce Investment Committee
KYHB160IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 199 to define "foster care or adoption services" and "religious organization"; provide that a religious organization or an individual employed by a religious organization while acting in the scope of that employmen...
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2019-02-05
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB164IntroAmend KRS 344.010 to include definitions for "sexual orientation" and "gender identity"; amend KRS 344.020, relating to the purpose of the KRS civil rights chapter, to include a prohibition against discrimination because of sexual orientation and gen...
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2019-02-05
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB74IntroAmend KRS 431.073 to allow convictions for reckless homicide to be vacated and expunged if the offender has first been granted a partial pardon by the Governor.
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2019-01-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB90IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 344 to prohibit employers from considering or requiring disclosure of prior criminal history as part of the initial job application; title the Act "Ban the Box - The Criminal Record Employment Discrimination Act."
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2019-01-10
To House Economic Development & Workforce Investment Committee
KYHB100IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 311 to require a person who intends to perform an abortion to determine whether the unborn human individual has a detectable fetal heartbeat; prohibit a person from performing an abortion before determining whether ...
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2019-01-10
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYSB33IntroAmend KRS 344.040 to remove protections against employment discrimination based on an individual's status as a smoker or nonsmoker.
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2019-01-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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