2017 REGULAR SESSION

TRANSPORTATION

TRACKING SHEET

UPDATED WITH MARCH 29, 2017 ACTIONS 

(You can access a summary & text of the bill by clicking on the Bill Number)

 

Bill Number

Bill Sponsor

Summary

Last Action

SENATE BILLS

SB 51/CI/LM

W. Westerfield

Regulation of drones

Jan 07, 2017 - to Judiciary (S)

SB 60

A. Kerr

Directs Transportation Cabinet to establish permit for the transportation of certain construction equipment.

Jan 07, 2017 - to Transportation (S)

SB 73/LM

C. Embry Jr.

Regulation and insuring of autocycles.

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 69)

SB 156

E. Harris

Licensure of general aviation airports.

Mar 08, 2017 - taken from Transportation (H); 2nd reading; returned to Transportation (H)

SB 176/LM

S. West

Registration of military surplus vehicles.

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 55)

SB 187

M. Wise

Makes various amendments to public-private partnerships law

Mar 15, 2017 - recommitted to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)

SB 232

D. Thayer

Shell bill relating to transportation.

Feb 21, 2017 - to Transportation (S)

SENATE RESOLUTIONS

N/A

HOUSE BILLS

HB 27

J. Stewart III

Increase the issuance time of a speed title from within 24 hours to within 48 hours

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 148)

HB 29

J. Donohue

Require two-person crews on trains used in connection with the movement of freight

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Transportation (H)

HB 43

J. York

Partially restrict the use of LGEAF monies distributed to counties to the repair and maintenance of streets and roads

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 51/FN

M. Dossett

Reduces motor vehicle property tax rates for certain disabled veterans.

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 54

M. Dossett

Increase the fine for a railroad company obstructing a highway, street, or navigable stream

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Transportation (H)

HB 55

M. Dossett

Increase the fine for a railroad company obstructing a highway, street, or navigable stream

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Transportation (H)

HB 64/FN

J. Donohue

Establishes an income tax credit for the costs of mitigating noise from a commercial airport

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 71

D. Keene

Require 45 days notification of the expiration date of a drivers license

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Transportation (H)

HB 77

J. DuPlessis

Omnibus revision to drivers licensing and personal identification documents

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Transportation (H)

HB 116/LM

J. Richards

Relating to publication requirements for special purpose governmental entities.

Feb 16, 2017 - to State & Local Government (S)

HB 138

D. Keene

Establish an emergency contact information registry within the Kentucky Drivers License Information System

Feb 07, 2017 - to Transportation (H)

HB 144

S. Santoro

Require motor vehicle operators to yield the right-of-way to these vehicles and the collection service`s employees

Mar 16, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 21)

HB 150

S. Riggs

Require state agencies to have meetings with certain Jefferson County officials concerning allocation of resources

Feb 07, 2017 - to State Government (H)

HB 161

DJ Johnson

Require the Finance Cabinet to set aside a minimum of 3% of all state contracts for service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 147)

HB 163

B. Rowland

Getting salvage titles on insurance totaled vehicles

Mar 20, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 31)

HB 184

S. Miles

Allows for overweight vehicles for hauling of certain metal commodities

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 146)

HB 194

C. Harris

Make an exception for certain services to the exemption from the definition of "public agency" that excludes services provided resulting from competitive bidding.

Feb 09, 2017 - to State Government (H)

HB 196

S. Overly

Relating to misclassification of employees in the construction industry.

Feb 09, 2017 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)

HB 291/LM

D. St. Onge

Regulates drone usage for personal and business use

Mar 29, 2017 - floor amendment (3) filed to Committee Substitute

HB 292/FN/LM

J. Miller

Alters the distribution of fuel tax revenues.

Feb 14, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 294

S. Miles

Disclosure of damages by motor vehicle dealers.

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 139)

HB 317

S. Miles

Registration fee for plug in vehicles

Feb 15, 2017 - to Transportation (H)

HB 363/FN/LM

S. Miles

Relating to the natural resources severance and processing tax.

Feb 21, 2017 - reassigned to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 368/FN

D. St. Onge

Aviation fuel tax credit

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 71)

HB 391

R. Palumbo

Require replacement of child and booster seats involved in traffic collisions

Feb 16, 2017 - to Transportation (H)

HB 404

S. Santoro

Allow certain vehicles access to roads for commercial parcel delivery.

Mar 29, 2017 - taken from Transportation (S); reassigned to State & Local Government (S); reported favorably, to Rules; floor amendments (1), (2), (3), (4), (5), (6), (7), (8), (9) and (10) filed

HB 410/FN/LM

J. DuPlessis

Real ID drivers licensing bill

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 100)

HB 429

C. Morgan

Establish a performance bond program for contractors and subcontractors

Feb 21, 2017 - to Licensing, Occupations, & Admin Regs (H)

HB 463

J. Hoover

Increase the annual license fee for motor vehicle dealers and manufacturers from $100 to $150.

Feb 24, 2017 - posted in committee

HB 499

L. Bechler

Require the Transportation Cabinet, when it does not start a project included in the Transportation Cabinet`s biennial budget, to report to the General Assembly

Feb 21, 2017 - to Transportation (H)

HB 540/CI/LM

D. St. Onge

Allows airports to restrict and regulate drone usage

Mar 29, 2017 - vetoed Bill received in House; to Rules (H); posted for passage for consideration of Governor`s veto; veto overriden; Bill passed 93-0; received in Senate; to Rules (S); posted for passage for consideration of Governor`s veto; veto overriden; Bill passed 35-1; received in House; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate

HOUSE RESOLUTIONS

HCR 27

A. Koenig

Create the Mileage-Based Transportation Funding Task Force to develop and study the implementation of a mileage-based transportation funding mechanism; outline task force membership; require the task force to meet at least monthly during the 2017 Interim and to submit any proposed findings or recommendations to the Legislative Research Commission by December 1, 2017.

Feb 07, 2017 - to Transportation (H)