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Legislative Calendar for Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 HOUSE STANDING COMMITTEE ON LICENSING, OCCUPATIONS, AND ADMINISTRATIVE REGULATIONS (H) 8:00 am, Annex Room 169 Canceled! HOUSE STANDING COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE – 8:30 am, Annex Room 129  Agenda: Consideration/discussion of the following bills: Pending: HB ___: AN ACT relating to overweight vehicles. Representative Richard Heath, sponsor, Steve Kelly,…


CPE elects 2017 leadership; sets tuition setting timeline

(FRANKFORT, Ky.)–The Council on Postsecondary Education elected Sherrill Zimmerman as its new chair and Ben Brandstetter as vice chair Friday. Zimmerman, of Prospect, chairs both the Council’s Tuition Development Work Group and Committee on Equal Opportunities and is the past chair of the Strategic Agenda Work Group. She is a retired…


ONE17 Altech Ideas Conference 🗺

To disrupt or be disrupted: ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference will challenge attendees to harness the power of disruption One idea, from one person, can disrupt the status quo to create opportunity — or challenges — for many. Will agriculture be a positive disrupter, creating opportunity? Or will the industry…


#KYGA17 Legislative Calendar for week of February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017 PUBLIC PENSION OVERSIGHT BOARD – 12:00 Noon, Annex Room 169 Agenda: Quarterly Investment Update: Beau Barnes, Deputy Executive Director, Teachers’ Retirement System, Donna Early, Executive Director, Judicial Form Retirement System, David Eager, Interim Executive Director, Kentucky Retirement Systems, Review of System Administrative Expenses, LRC Staff, Discussion on…


“Big Four” agriculture programs receive big support from state

Source: LRC Press Office FRANKFORT—Over $4.1 million in Kentucky agricultural development funds were recently approved for four programs that have earned the nickname “the Big Four” from state agricultural officials because of their statewide impact. Kentucky Proud, the Kentucky Dairy Development Council, Kentucky Beef Network and the Kentucky Horticulture Council…