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New Kentucky state laws go into effect June 29

FRANKFORT – Most new laws approved during the Kentucky General Assembly’s 2017 regular session will go into effect on Thursday, June 29. The Kentucky Constitution specifies that new laws take effect 90 days after the adjournment of the legislature unless they have a special effective date, are general appropriations measures,…


Daily Legislative Calendar for Thursday, March 30, 2017

SENATE STANDING COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, TOURISM, AND LABOR – 8:32 am, Annex Room 129 Agenda: Consideration of HB 296 and HB 377 Members: Sen. Alice Forgy Kerr (Chair), Sen. Stephen Meredith, Sen. Perry B. Clark, Sen. Rick Girdler, Sen. Denise Harper Angel, Sen. Ernie Harris, Sen. Jimmy Higdon, Sen. Wil…


Legislative Calendar for Monday, February 27, 2017

PUBLIC PENSION OVERSIGHT BOARD 1:00 pm, Annex Room 169 Agenda: Review of System Administrative Expenses, LRC Staff, Public Pension Investment Return Assumptions/Board Structures, LRC Staff, 2017 Legislative Update, LRC Staff Members: Sen. Joe Bowen (Co-Chair), Sen. Jimmy Higdon, Sen. Gerald A. Neal, Rep. James Kay, Rep. Brian Linder, Rep. Jerry…


Legislative Calendar for Thursday, February 23, 2017

HOUSE STANDING COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND WORKFORCE INVESTMENT – 8:00 am, Annex Room 129 Agenda: Bills for consideration: HB 369, SB 151, HB 306, HB 377, HB 378, HB 473 and HB 260 Members: Rep. Jim DeCesare (Chair), Rep. Phillip Pratt, Rep. Lynn Bechler, Rep. McKenzie Cantrell, Rep. Daniel Elliott…


Bill to fund new veterans’ nursing home clears committee

Source: LRC Press Office FRANKFORT—A bill that would authorize $10.5 million in state bond funds for construction of a 90-bed state veterans’ nursing home in Bowling Green is one step closer to becoming law. House Bill 13, sponsored by Rep. Michael Meredith, R-Brownsville, advanced to the floor of the Kentucky…