2017 REGULAR SESSION

GENERAL BUSINESS

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 1

M. Wilson

Omnibus education reforms to standards, assessments, and accountability

Mar 29, 2017 - to Rules (S); posted for passage for concurrence in House floor amendments (2) and (5) for Wednesday, March 29, 2017; Senate concurred in House floor amendments (2) and (5); Bill passed 37-0; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor

SB 2 / AA

J. Bowen

Omnibus reforms to public employee pension systems

Mar 10, 2017 - signed by Governor

SB 3 / AA

C. McDaniel

Allows the disclosure of public employee retirement information.

Jan 09, 2017 - signed by Governor ((Acts, ch. 004)

SB 4/LM

R. Alvarado

Allows for medical review panels in malpractice lawsuits.

Mar 16, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 22)

SB 6/LM

R. Stivers II

Requirements for labor unions collecting moneys for dues and for political activities; for enrollment for members; and for maintaining financial records

Jan 09, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 006)

SB 7/LM

A. Robinson

Allows for concealed carry without a license with some exceptions

Mar 01, 2017 - floor amendment (1) filed

SB 10

P. Hornback

Telephone deregulation bill

Mar 20, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 43)

SB 11

D. Carroll

Creates provisions for the storage of waste for nuclear power.

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 118)

SB 12

R. Stivers II

Amended to contain UofL board reorganization

Jan 09, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 007)

SB 18

R. Alvarado

Expands health care privilege to peer reviews

Mar 03, 2017 - floor amendment (3) filed

SB 33/FN/LM

R. Thomas

Increase minimum wage

Jan 07, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

SB 51/CI/LM

W. Westerfield

Regulation of drones

Jan 07, 2017 - to Judiciary (S)

SB 59/LM

W. Westerfield

Expands personal information that has to be protected in public and private security breaches

Jan 07, 2017 - to Judiciary (S)

SB 63/LM

M. McGarvey

Statewide fairness bill

Jan 07, 2017 - to Judiciary (S)

SB 70

G. Neal

Establishes a pilot program for charter schools.

Jan 07, 2017 - to Education (S)

SB 71

G. Neal

Prohibit an employer from requiring a job applicant to disclose their criminal history prior to making an offer of employment

Jan 07, 2017 - to Judiciary (S)

SB 76/CI/LM

P. Clark

Regulate the cultivation, testing, processing, taxing, and sale of cannabis

Jan 07, 2017 - to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)

SB 85

R. Alvarado

Prohibit the introduction of expressions of sympathy in medical malpractice actions

Jan 07, 2017 - to Health & Welfare (S)

SB 88/LM

D. Seum

Relating to the incorporation of cities in counties containing consolidated local governments.

Jan 07, 2017 - to State & Local Government (S)

SB 89

J. Adams

Relating to health benefit coverage for tobacco cessation treatment.

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 49)

SB 99

R. Alvarado

Landlord liability

Feb 27, 2017 - posted in committee

SB 102/FN

R. Alvarado

Scholarship Tax Credit

Jan 07, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

SB 104 / AA/LM

C. McDaniel

Omnibus public employee pension reform

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 125)

SB 107

R. Stivers II

Relating to gubernatorial appointments to university boards

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 101)

SB 109/LM

M. McGarvey

Clarify planning and zoning powers of cities in consolidated local governments.

Feb 08, 2017 - to State & Local Government (S)

SB 120/CI/LM

W. Westerfield

Criminal Justice Reform

Mar 29, 2017 - to Rules (S); posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute (2) for Wednesday, March 29, 2017; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute (2); Bill passed 36-0; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor

SB 121

D. Seum

Requires notification be given when utilities install smart meters

Feb 08, 2017 - to Natural Resources & Energy (S)

SB 128

P. Hornback

Deals with fraudulent roofing contractors

Mar 20, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 46)

SB 149

M. Wise

Establish the Government Nonprofit Contracting Advisory Commission.

Feb 10, 2017 - to State & Local Government (S)

SB 150

D. Carroll

Relating to advertising for long-term care facilities.

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 108)

SB 151

S. Meredith

Relating to franchises.

Mar 16, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 24)

SB 153/FN

D. Givens

Postsecondary funding formula with performance elements

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 52)

SB 167

R. Jones II

Creates an elected Public Service Commission.

Feb 14, 2017 - to Natural Resources & Energy (S)

SB 172/LM

A. Kerr

Prohibit discrimination in the workplace based on pregnancy.

Feb 14, 2017 - to Judiciary (S)

SB 174

T. Buford

Relating to health care cost transparency, require provider reporting and insurer transparency mechanism

Feb 14, 2017 - to Banking & Insurance (S)

SB 179/HM

T. Buford

Mandated health insurance coverage for fertility preservation services.

Feb 15, 2017 - to Banking & Insurance (S)

SB 180/FN

T. Buford

New markets development program tax credit.

Feb 15, 2017 - to Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor (S)

SB 183

J. Carpenter

PSC reorganization.

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 56)

SB 185/FN

M. Wise

Relating to the administration of tax laws and taxpayer rights

Feb 15, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

SB 186/CI

M. Wise

Relating to victims of terrorism and claims against terrorists for damages

Mar 06, 2017 - taken from the Orders of the Day; recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

SB 187

M. Wise

Makes various amendments to public-private partnerships law

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

SB 196/FN

R. Jones II

Direct various Cabinets to implement programs to assist in the education and retraining of dislocated coal miners

Feb 16, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

SB 199

M. McGarvey

Wage discrimination

Feb 16, 2017 - to Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor (S)

SB 204 / AA

M. McGarvey

Constitutional amendment relating to casino gaming.

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

SB 214

J. Carpenter

Changes to net metering.

Feb 27, 2017 - taken from Natural Resources & Energy (S); 2nd reading; returned to Natural Resources & Energy (S)

SB 221/FN/LM

J. Carpenter

Allow merged governments to levy a restaurant tax

Feb 21, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

SB 225

R. Jones II

Allow ratepayers to petition the PSC for a rehearing of cases that increase electric rate

Feb 21, 2017 - to Natural Resources & Energy (S)

SB 227

B. Smith

Shell bill relating to workforce training.

Feb 21, 2017 - to Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor (S)

SB 235

M. McGarvey

Omnibus changes to business entities statutes

Mar 29, 2017 - floor amendments (1) and (2-title) filed; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for March 29, 2017; 3rd reading, passed 90-0 with floor amendments (1) and (2-title); received in Senate; to Rules (S)

SB 237/LM

C. McDaniel

Omnibus amendments to conform with the federal Fair Labor Standards Act

Feb 21, 2017 - to Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor (S)

SB 248

J. Carpenter

TENORM legislation

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 116)

SB 249

J. Carpenter

Energy and Environment Cabinet housekeeping bill

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 117)

SENATE RESOLUTIONS

SCR 21

R. Thomas

Recognize the importance of diversifying energy sources for generating electricity in Kentucky; encourage the development of a statewide energy strategy.

Jan 07, 2017 - to Natural Resources & Energy (S)

HOUSE BILLS

HB 1

J. Hoover

Right to Work

Jan 09, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 001)

HB 3/LM

J. Hoover

Repeal of prevailing wage

Jan 09, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 003)

HB 10

K. Bratcher

Confirms Executive Order reorganizing the UofL Board

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to State Government (H); taken from State Government (H); 1st reading; returned to State Government (H); posting waived

HB 18

S. Westrom

Various amendments to increase transparency and accountability for area development districts.

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

HB 21/FN

R. Nelson

Creates promise zone tax incentives for sales and income taxes.

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

HB 28/LM

J. Wayne

Clarify planning and zoning powers of certain cities within a consolidated local government

Feb 21, 2017 - posted in committee

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 30/LM

J. Donohue

Provides a preference in public procurement for Kentucky and US made goods

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

HB 35

J. Miller

Establish public benefit corporations

Mar 20, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 28)

HB 40

K. King

Establishes the Constitutions of the Commonwealth and the United States take precedence over any foreign law in any judicial or quasi-judicial proceeding

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

HB 41 / AA

J. Kay

Omnibus changes for independence and transparency of KRS Board

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to State Government (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 44/FN

J. York

Creates promise zone tax incentives for sales and income taxes.

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

HB 50

K. Imes

Creates 7 year sunset for administrative regulations

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor

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 56

K. Imes

Allows disclosure of public retirement information.

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

HB 59

J. Kay

Constitutional amendment increasing the homestead exemption

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)

HB 61/FN/LM

J. Gooch Jr.

Increase the amount of minerals severance taxes distributed to local governments

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

HB 62/FN

D. Schamore

Provide KEES scholarships to students enrolled in a registered apprenticeship program

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Education (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 68

G. Watkins

Prohibit the marketing, sharing, or selling of wireless phone numbers of subscribers without express written consent of the subscriber

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Small Business & Information Technology (H)

HB 69/LM

S. Wells

Exempt seasonal/on recall employees from the waiting week and reemployment requirements for unemployment insurance.

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)

HB 72

J. Miller

Sets requirements for filing a supersedeas bond related to planning and zoning

Mar 29, 2017 - to Rules (S); posted for passage for receding from Senate Committee Substitute and floor amendment (1); Senate refused to recede from Committee Substitutes (1) and floor amendment (1); Conference Committee appointed in House and Senate

HB 75

M. Dossett

Include lawn mowing and home repair services as exemptions from workers` compensation coverage under limited circumstances

Mar 03, 2017 - taken from Agriculture (S); 2nd reading; returned to Agriculture (S)

HB 76/LM

G. Brown Jr

Prohibit employers from considering or requiring disclosure of prior criminal history as part of the initial job application

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Small Business & Information Technology (H)

HB 77

J. DuPlessis

Omnibus revision to drivers licensing and personal identification documents

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

HB 78

J. DuPlessis

Require the provider of mammography services to provide information to a patient on breast density when appropriate

Mar 29, 2017 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 29, 2017; 3rd reading; floor amendment (1) withdrawn; passed 37-1 with Committee Substitute, floor amendments (2) and committee amendment (1-title)

HB 87 / AA/LM

S. Riggs

Various amendments relating to pension spiking.

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

HB 97

R. Nelson

Require home inspections before purchasing

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Licensing, Occupations, & Admin Regs (H)

HB 98

T. Burch

Mandated benefit for genetic counseling and genetic testing for colorectal cancer

Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House

HB 100

C. McCoy

Relating to distilled spirits.

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 59)

HB 103 / AA

P. Moffett

Establishes charter schools

Jan 06, 2017 - to Education (H)

HB 105

R. Nelson

Religious freedom bill

Jan 06, 2017 - to Judiciary (H)

HB 106/CI/LM

R. Nelson

Bathroom bill

Feb 07, 2017 - reassigned to Judiciary (H)

HB 112

S. Lee

Landlord liability bill

Mar 20, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 30)

HB 113

J. Richards

Require occupational licensure boards to issue licenses for military service members and veterans under certain circumstances

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch.60)

HB 114

J. Richards

Exempt veteran owned businesses from certain SOS filing fees

Mar 03, 2017 - 2nd reading, to Rules; recommitted to State Government (H)

HB 117/FN

J. Richards

Creates an employer tax credit for hiring certain unemployed individuals

Jan 06, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 124/FN

B. Rowland

Broadens counties eligible for film industry tax incentives.

Jan 06, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 125

T. Couch

Allow minors to sell tobacco products on behalf of an employer.

Feb 08, 2017 - posted in committee

HB 131

D. Johnson

Establish Kentucky and US law over foreign law in judicial and quasi-judicial proceedings

Feb 07, 2017 - to Judiciary (H)

HB 141

R. Nelson

Student bathroom privacy

Feb 07, 2017 - to Education (H)

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 151

K. Bratcher

Permit a student to enroll in the school nearest to their home

Mar 03, 2017 - taken from Education (S); 2nd reading; returned to Education (S)

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 162/FN

J. Carney

Scholarship tax credit

Feb 17, 2017 - posted in committee

HB 165/FN

J. DuPlessis

Remove sunset from coal incentive tax credit and broaden purchasers to include electric generation

Feb 07, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 167 / AA

J. Miller

Changes investment policy for CERS and KSPRS

Mar 08, 2017 - floor amendment (1) filed

HB 173 / AA

J. Miller

Omnibus reforms to the Kentucky Retirement Systems.

Mar 20, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 32)

HB 178/LM

S. Overly

Increases minimum wage

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

HB 179/LM

S. Overly

Prohibits wage discrimination

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

HB 181

J. Gooch Jr.

Creates municipal electric joint action authorities

Feb 22, 2017 - posted in committee

HB 182/FN

C. Harris

Establishes a tax credit for insurance and financial institutions to promote investments in rural businesses

Feb 09, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 184

S. Miles

Allows for overweight vehicles for hauling of certain metal commodities

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

HB 189

J. DeCesare

ADD district transparency

Mar 20, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 33)

HB 195

J. Tipton

Creates alignment between adult education programs and high school equivalency degree

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 63)

HB 196

S. Overly

Relating to misclassification of employees in the construction industry.

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

HB 197

S. Overly

Require CPE to implement a statewide policy to provide academic credit for military service and training

Feb 09, 2017 - to Education (H)

HB 201/LM

M. Cantrell

Allows local governments to set minimum wage

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

HB 202

K. Fleming

Relating to consolidated local governments.

Feb 24, 2017 - posted in committee

HB 203/FN

K. Fleming

Eliminate the angel investor tax credit limitation of $3 million

Feb 09, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 205

J. Carney

Establishes the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship program

Feb 09, 2017 - to Education (H)

HB 206

J. Carney

Establishes the dual credit scholarship program

Mar 29, 2017 - reported favorably, to Rules with committee amendments (1-title) Committee Substitute (1) as a consent bill; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 30, 2017

HB 211

M. Cantrell

Expand workers comp coverage for domestic service and agricultural workers

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

HB 223/LM

J. Fischer

Reduces judgment interest.

Mar 16, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 17)

HB 228

J. DeCesare

Prohibits requirements of building code related to sprinkler systems for agri-tourism buildings

Feb 09, 2017 - to Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection (H)

HB 238

P. Pratt

Deals with proprietary education and how to deal with schools that close

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 141)

HB 240/FN/LM

A. Gentry

Require contractors and subcontractors for public works estimated to cost over $1,000,000 to participate in applicable apprenticeship programs

Feb 09, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 246/LM

J. Miller

Relating to solid waste management in consolidated local governments

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 105)

HB 257

J. DeCesare

Relating to the Kentucky Economic Development Partnership

Mar 29, 2017 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 27, 2017; 3rd reading, passed 35-0 with floor amendment (1)

HB 260/LM

J. Nemes

Make it an unlawful practice for employers who fail to accommodate an employee affected by pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical condition

Feb 22, 2017 - posted in committee

HB 263/FN/LM

J. Wayne

Omnibus tax reform package

Feb 13, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 264

R. Rand

Establish the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship Program

Feb 13, 2017 - to Education (H)

HB 276/FN

P. Moffett

Abolish statutorily mandated boards, councils, and commissions

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 080)

HB 281

J. Nemes

Transparency in attorney general contracting

Mar 07, 2017 - taken from Judiciary (S); 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (S)

HB 283 / AA/FN

J. Miller

Require disclosure of public retirement information.

Feb 17, 2017 - floor amendment (1) filed

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 293/FN

R. Rothenburger

Reorganization of the Labor Cabinet.

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 082)

HB 296/LM

A. Koenig

Omnibus workers` compensation reforms

Mar 07, 2017 - taken from Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor (S); 2nd reading; returned to Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor (S)

HB 299/FN

M. Castlen

Reorganization of the Workers` Compensation Nominating Commission.

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 083)

HB 302/FN

J. Nemes

Sales tax exemption for utilities sold to restaurants

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

HB 303/LM

J. Kay

Requires 6 weeks of paid maternity leave.

Feb 14, 2017 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)

HB 306

M. Meredith

Exempt ministers from workers` compensation

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 085)

HB 309

M. Prunty

Rights for tenants with domestic violence orders

Mar 29, 2017 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 29, 2017; 3rd reading, passed 37-1 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1), and committee amendment (1-title)

HB 317

S. Miles

Registration fee for plug in vehicles

Feb 15, 2017 - to Transportation (H)

HB 327/LM

M. Marzian

Statewide fairness law

Feb 14, 2017 - to State Government (H)

HB 328

D. Owens

Reduce filing fee for expungement.

Feb 15, 2017 - to Judiciary (H)

HB 330/FN

D. Osborne

Allow an extension for certain tax increment financing agreements

Mar 29, 2017 - taken from Rules; recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

HB 332/FN

A. Wuchner

Delay the effective date of regulations with a major economic impact until the effective date of legislation ratifying the regulation

Feb 27, 2017 - floor amendment (1) filed

HB 338

M. Marzian

Requires use of renewable energy by utilities

Mar 08, 2017 - floor amendment (1) filed

HB 340/FN

J. Kay

Income tax credits for promoting land conservation.

Feb 15, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 364

D. Bentley

Extend pharma outsourcing manufacturer to out of state facilities

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 136)

HB 365/HM

J. Greer

Prohibits insurers from requiring use of mail order pharmacies

Feb 15, 2017 - to Health and Family Services (H)

HB 368/FN

D. St. Onge

Aviation fuel tax credit

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

HB 369

D. St. Onge

Successor corporation asbestos-related liabilities.

Feb 27, 2017 - floor amendment (1) filed

HB 371/HM

J. Jenkins

Mandated health insurance coverage for certain abortion-related medical expenses mandated by law.

Feb 15, 2017 - to Banking & Insurance (H)

HB 373 / AA

J. Miller

Constitutional amendment relating to casino gaming.

Feb 15, 2017 - to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)

HB 375/LM

W. Thomas

Unemployment insurance exemption for military spouses.

Mar 29, 2017 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 30, 2017

HB 377

J. DeCesare

Reforming the investments of the Workers` Compensation Funding Commission.

Mar 14, 2017 - recommitted to Economic Development, Tourism, and Labor (S)

HB 378

J. DeCesare

Labor Cabinet housekeeping bill

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 134)

HB 380

P. Pratt

Relating to new markets tax credit

Feb 16, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 382/FN

J. Kay

Tax credit for employers that pay off employee student loans

Feb 16, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 388/FN/LM

R. Heath

Amend project definitions for tax increment financing projects

Mar 29, 2017 - taken from Rules; recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

HB 392

R. Rothenburger

Require zoning compliance for non-baseload generation facilities under 10 megawatts

Mar 03, 2017 - taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day

HB 394

S. Wells

Reorganization of the building trades.

Mar 29, 2017 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 29, 2017; 3rd reading, passed 26-12

HB 397

S. Santoro

Regulation of fantasy sports

Feb 16, 2017 - to Licensing, Occupations, & Admin Regs (H)

HB 399/FN

J. Blanton

Establishment of a tax credit for banks and insurers to promote investments in rural Kentucky businesses

Feb 16, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (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 409

C. McCoy

AN ACT relating to serious physical injury.

Mar 08, 2017 - floor amendments (1) and (2-title) filed

HB 410/FN/LM

J. DuPlessis

Real ID drivers licensing bill

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

HB 420/FN/LM

W. Coursey

Increase minimum wage for tipped employees.

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

HB 421

S. Wells

Changes administrative regulations process

Feb 21, 2017 - to State Government (H)

HB 422/FN

A. Gentry

Declare a tax credit for the small businesses who have an apprenticeship program

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

HB 424/FN

T. Couch

Kentucky promise zone tax incentives.

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

HB 428

C. Fugate

Shell bill relating to workforce development.

Feb 21, 2017 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)

HB 429

C. Morgan

Establish a performance bond program for contractors and subcontractors

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

HB 436/FN

A. Wuchner

Exclude contributions to 529 plan or STABLE account or eligible education expenses

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

HB 438/LM

K. Sinnette

Deals with carbon emissions and how those are allocated to counties

Feb 21, 2017 - to Natural Resources & Energy (H)

HB 443

R. Mills

Real estate authority reorganization

Mar 29, 2017 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 29, 2017; 3rd reading, passed 28-10 with Committee Substitute (1)

HB 444/LM

J. York

Relating to welding safety.

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

HB 454

J. Shell

Require local school district to provide essential skills curriculum to students

Mar 14, 2017 - taken from Education (S); 2nd reading; returned to Education (S)

HB 455

C. Harris

Require the PSC to reconsider previous orders involving multistate transactions to see if they are still in best interest of ratepayers

Feb 21, 2017 - to Natural Resources & Energy (H)

HB 456/LM

C. Harris

Set minimum standards for employees to be exempt from overtime provisions

Feb 21, 2017 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)

HB 457/FN

J. DeCesare

Expands tax incentives offered through the Kentucky Business Investment Program

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

HB 471/FN

S. Rudy

Amends the 2016-2018 executive branch budget to include charter school funding, SEEK and KTRS provisions, UK med school lease

Mar 29, 2017 - Line item vetoed Bill received in House; to Rules (H); posted for passage for consideration of Governor`s veto; veto overriden; Bill passed 89-0; received in Senate; to Rules (S); posted for passage for consideration of Governor`s veto for Wednesday, March 29, 2017; line item veto overriden; Bill passed 37-0; received in House; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate

HB 472/FN

P. Pratt

Relating to new market tax credit

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

HB 473

J. DeCesare

Cleans up various unemployment insurance statutes

Mar 27, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 133)

HB 474

J. Sims Jr

Require state and local agencies to accept electronic signatures.

Feb 17, 2017 - introduced in House

HB 483/HM

M. Cantrell

Omnibus health insurance reform including prohibitions on pre-ex and various mandated benefits

Feb 21, 2017 - to Health and Family Services (H)

HB 510/LM

J. Wayne

Apply the Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act statewide

Feb 21, 2017 - to Judiciary (H)

HB 518/FN

D. Keene

Provide the state abandoned building income tax credit

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

HB 520 / AA

J. Carney

Establishes charter schools

Mar 21, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 102)

HB 537

P. Moffett

Amendments to coal workers` pneumoconiosis and occupational disease in workers` compensation

Feb 21, 2017 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (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

HR 9

T. Couch

Urge the United States Environmental Protection Agency to prioritize compliance assistance over current enforcement practices.

Feb 22, 2017 - 3rd reading, passed 80-15

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)

HCR 31

J. DeCesare

Direct the staff of the Legislative Research Commission to study the performance and policies of Kentucky`s 15 area development districts, beginning no later than July 1, 2017; provide that the LRC may hire a consultant for some of the analysis and review; report the findings to the appropriate interim joint committee by December 1, 2019.

HJR 35

K. Fleming

Authorize and direct the Finance and Administration Cabinet to conduct a study of alternative methods of performing the services, functions, and activities of state government and of privatizing, consolidating, or otherwise changing the services, functions, and activities to achieve cost savings.

Feb 09, 2017 - to State Government (H)

HCR 101

C. Morgan

Create a twelve-member Alcoholic Beverage Issues Subcommittee of the Interim Joint Committee on Licensing, Occupations, and Administrative Regulations to study the structure, intent, and effect of Kentucky alcoholic beverage laws; direct the subcommittee to meet on the same days as the interim joint committee; require the subcommittee to submit a memorandum containing its recommendations by December 1, 2017.

Mar 07, 2017 - to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)

HJR 109

C. Harris

Direct the Public Service Commission to reexamine the electric rates charged to certain ratepayers to determine if they remain fair, just, and reasonable.

Feb 21, 2017 - to Natural Resources & Energy (H)

HCR 139

A. Hatton

Create the Property Tax Calendar Oversight Task Force to study the property tax calendar and to determine if property taxes can be paid on another due date or on a monthly or quarterly basis; 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.

Mar 01, 2017 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HR 153

J. Gooch Jr.

Recognize the metals recycling industry as distinct in law and purpose, and well-recognized by Kentucky`s statutes, administrative regulations, and policies.

Mar 06, 2017 - to House Floor; adopted by voice vote

HCR 159

D. Osborne

Establish the Louisville/Jefferson Metropolitan Region Caucus.

Mar 07, 2017 - introduced in House; to Local Government (H); posted in committee