HB 312 (BR 1131) - R. Nelson, M. Dossett, D. Osborne, T. Thompson
AN ACT relating to equine heritage and state recreation land.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 146 to ensure that the Environmental and Public Protection Cabinet and the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet protect and promote equine travel on state recreation land; define equine; define state recreation land; require these cabinets to notify the public if the agency plans to prohibit equine travel on state recreation land on which foot travel is allowed; establish conditions under which agencies can prohibit equine travel; require an implementation report on equine travel on state recreation land from the Energy and Environment Cabinet and the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinets; amend KRS 146.55 to recognize the significance of equine travel on state recreation land, including those purchased with moneys from the Kentucky Heritage Land Conservation Fund.
Jan 25-introduced in House
Jan 26-to Tourism Development & Energy (H)
Feb 2-posted in committee