2020 REGULAR SESSION

TRANSPORTATION

TRACKING SHEET

UPDATED WITH JANUARY 24, 2020 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

SB4

J. Higdon

Establish the Kentucky Transportation Board

01/13/20 - returned to Transportation (S)

SB5

R. Alvarado

Relating to special purpose governmental entities.

01/24/20 - received in House

SB78

S. Meredith

Require the use of bicycle helmets

01/13/20 - to Transportation (S)

SB94

P. Hornback

Remove requirements for the sale of gasoline containing up to ten percent ethanol.

01/17/20 - to Agriculture (S)

SENATE RESOLUTIONS

N/A

HOUSE BILLS

HB48

J. Donohue

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

01/07/20 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB66

R. Huff

Prohibiting the use of a personal electronic device while driving

01/07/20 - to Judiciary (H)

HB77

N. Kulkarni

Create a prevailing wage law for all public works projects

01/07/20 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)

HB116

J. Donohue

Create a new section of KRS Chapter 277 to require two-person crews on trains or light engines used in connection with the movement of freight; establish civil penalties for failure to have a two-person crew.

01/07/20 - to Transportation (H)

HB128

R. Brenda

Prohibit animal-drawn vehicles from being drawn by an animal wearing shoes that will damage the highway, establish a fines and forward money from fines to the road fund

01/07/20 - to Transportation (H)

HB160

T. Huff

Create a new section of KRS Chapter 174 to direct the Transportation Cabinet to implement a commercial sponsorship program for facilities and vehicles and allocate the profits of the program to the maintenance account within the road fund.

01/07/20 - to Transportation (H)

HB182

R. Palumbo

Income tax credit for the purchase and installation of electric vehicle supply equipment.

01/09/20 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB206

K. Moser

Require vision testing for operator`s license renewal;

01/10/20 - to Transportation (H)

HB209

J. Stewart III

Eliminate the deduction for transportation expenses from coal severance tax

01/10/20 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB210

J. Stewart III

Eliminate the deduction for transportation expenses from the natural resources severance and processing taxes

01/10/20 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB242

K. Upchurch

Allow for an annual permit for transporters of new manufactured housing

01/22/20 - posted in committee

HB253

D. Elliott

Require local law enforcement agencies having jurisdiction to investigate all traffic accidents involving a fatality that occur on state-maintained highways

01/16/20 - to Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection (H)

HB254

D. Elliott

Require motorists to be held financial responsible for rescue from a flooded area, allow insurance policies to exclude coverage

01/16/20 - to Judiciary (H)

HB255

J. Tipton

Prohibit the use of a personal communication device or stand-alone electronic device while operating a motor vehicle

01/22/20 - posted in committee

HB280

N. Tate

Prohibit booster seats and car seats in the front seat

01/21/20 - to Transportation (H)

HB309

M. Sorolis

Changes to open meeting laws

01/23/20 - introduced in House

HOUSE RESOLUTIONS

HJr8

T. Huff

Direct the Energy and Environment Cabinet and the Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District to determine the environmental benefits, related costs, and potential alternatives to the federal reformulated gasoline requirements currently imposed in Jefferson County and partial areas in Bullitt and Oldham Counties.

01/24/20 - received in Senate