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HB 575/LM (BR 1538) - S. Riggs

     AN ACT relating to solid waste.
     Create a new section of KRS 224.43-310 to 224.43-380 to define "displace", "displacement" and "local government," establish a procedure that local governments must follow in order to discontinue the services of a private solid waste collector or recycler and directly assume the collection or recycling of solid waste.


     HCS/LM - Substitute contents of original bill to define "Displace" and "Displacement," "Local Government," and "Private Collector," provide that a local government is not to displace a private collector registered with the county under KRS 224.43-315 until 12 months' notice is provided to the private collector, provide for conditions under which displacement can occur without the 12 months' notice, provide that present and future contracts or franchise agreements between the local government and a private collector are not superseded or overridden, or obligations under existing contracts are impaired by the Act, and provide that any local government that exclusively allows for collection services by private collectors solely by subscription service and directly by the local government are not subject to the provisions of the Act.

     HCA (1/Title, S. Riggs) - Make title amendment.

     Mar 2-introduced in House
     Mar 4-to Local Government (H)
     Mar 8-posted in committee
     Mar 17-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 18-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 23-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 23, 2010; 3rd reading, passed 84-15 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; received in Senate
     Mar 24-to State & Local Government (S)

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