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Bill Number

Bill Sponsor


Last Action


SB 26

D. Ridley

Require notification of the expiration date of an instruction permit, operator`s license, or personal identification card

Jan 03, 2018 - to Transportation (S)

SB 37

E. Harris

Allow the issuance of operator`s licenses to current federal and state inmates who are engaged in work release programs or reentry initiatives

Feb 15, 2018 - posted in committee

SB 120

T. Buford

Allow for limitations on the operation of a motor vehicle by a minor that has 3 points on their license

Feb 01, 2018 - to Transportation (S)

SB 127

E. Harris

Increases several county clerk fees relating to the licensing of motor vehicles.


SB 136

J. Bowen

Changes parkways to freeways

Feb 09, 2018 - to Transportation (S)



HB 24

J. Donohue

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

Jan 02, 2018 - introduced in House; to Transportation (H)


S. Miles

Amend the definition of processing for natural resources severance tax for out of state credit

Jan 02, 2018 - introduced in House; to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 45/LM

S. Santoro

Establish electric and hybrid vehicle fees and direct them to the Road Fund

Jan 02, 2018 - introduced in House; to Transportation (H)

HB 52

R. Huff

Require bicycle helmets for those under age 12

Feb 06, 2018 - to Transportation (S)

HB 89/LM

J. Wayne

Clarify the powers of cities within a consolidated local government regarding home rule powers for planning and zoning

Jan 04, 2018 - to Local Government (H)

HB 90/FN

J. Donohue

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

Jan 04, 2018 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 113

J. Richards

Prohibit vehicles with a gross weight of 44,001 pounds or greater from traveling in the left lane on a limited access highway

Jan 04, 2018 - to Transportation (H)

HB 149

M. Prunty

Prohibit the use of a personal communication device to take photographs or videos of an accident scene while operating a motor vehicle.

Jan 09, 2018 - to Transportation (H)

HB 201

S. Rudy

Transportation Cabinet budget

Feb 16, 2018 - taken from Appropriations & Revenue (H); 1st reading; returned to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 202

S. Rudy

Road Fund Budget

Feb 16, 2018 - taken from Appropriations & Revenue (H); 1st reading; returned to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 216

J. Petrie

Include procurement selection committees established under KRS Chapters 45A and 56 as exceptions to the open meeting requirements

Jan 22, 2018 - to State Government (H)

HB 221

S. Miles

Expand the definition of "metal commodities" for transportation purposes to include recyclable material used in the production of output products by metal processors

Jan 23, 2018 - to Transportation (H)

HB 232/LM

C. Harris

Creates exception to open records for certain services from the definition of "public agency" that excludes services provided resulting from competitive bidding

Jan 25, 2018 - to State Government (H)

HB 233/LM

M. Marzian

Establish a prevailing wage law for all public works projects

Jan 25, 2018 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)

HB 241

J. DuPlessis

Allow the Governor to issue a temporary waiver of ASTM specifications for motor fuel during an emergency that disrupts the motor fuel supply

Feb 15, 2018 - to Agriculture (S)

HB 299

S. Santoro

Set forth the procedures for the closure of public railroad grade crossings

Feb 06, 2018 - to Transportation (H)

HB 324/CI/LM

D. St. Onge

Critical infrastructure drone bill filed

Feb 09, 2018 - to Judiciary (H)

HB 338 / AA

J. Kay

Apply a pension surcharge on state contracts to be applied to the Kentucky Retirement Systems unfunded liability

Feb 12, 2018 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 340/FN

J. Kay

Establish the Legislative Tax Incentive Review Committee

Feb 12, 2018 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HB 344

J. Petrie

Require dealer to register motor vehicle in county of purchaser`s residence

Feb 12, 2018 - to Transportation (H)

HB 350/LM

R. Benvenuti III

Prohibit state contracts with businesses involved in boycotts of various international issues

Feb 14, 2018 - to State Government (H)

HB 385

K. Upchurch

Allow 5 major design/build road and bridge projects at a total cost no greater than $300,000,000 and 10 projects not to exceed a total cost of $75,000,000

Feb 15, 2018 - introduced in House


HCR 18

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 2018 Interim and to submit any proposed findings or recommendations to the Legislative Research Commission by December 1, 2018.

Jan 04, 2018 - to Transportation (H)

HJR 74

S. Rudy

Provide that the General Assembly shall adopt the last four years of the six year road plan as a joint resolution.

Jan 18, 2018 - to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

HJR 85

T. Couch

Direct the Transportation Cabinet and the Economic Development Cabinet to conduct feasibility studies on the economic impact and costs of widening the Hal Rogers Parkway into four lanes from Interstate 75 to Perry County; require results to be reported to the Interim Joint Committees on Transportation and Economic Development and Tourism by October 31, 2018.

Jan 19, 2018 - to Transportation (H)

HCR 113

B. Rowland

Urge Kentucky`s community and technical colleges, state universities, private colleges, accredited educational facilities, and trade schools to work in cooperation and partnership with private industry, trade groups, and organizations to examine the feasibility of developing a certification and training program, including on-the-job internship opportunities for heavy equipment operators and commercial drivers` licenses to support Kentucky`s industries.

Jan 31, 2018 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)