SB 120 (BR 1421) - B. Smith
AN ACT relating to environmental wastewater laboratories.
Create a new section of Subchapter 10 of KRS Chapter 244 to allow the Energy and Environment Cabinet to certify laboratories that submit environmental data relating to tests for water quality; require that all environmental samples collected be submitted to a certified laboratory; allow the cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations that establish standards for the operation of laboratories relating to wastewater pollution, set fees for certification, and evaluate the competency of the laboratories.
SB 120 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Retain original provisions of SB 120; expand tests to apply for all types of waste water pollution done by certified laboratories; require the cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations for certification and competency evaluations; invalidate samples submitted by uncertified laboratories one year after the effective date of the Act.
HFA (1, G. Stumbo) - Direct expedited action by PSC on certain applications concerning purchase power contracts.
HFA (2/Title, G. Stumbo) - Make title amendment.
HFA (3, G. Stumbo) - Direct expedited action by PSC on certain applications concerning purchase power contracts.
Feb 8-introduced in Senate; to Natural Resources and Energy (S)
Feb 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 10-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 11, 2011
Feb 11-3rd reading, passed 35-0-1 with Committee Substitute
Feb 14-received in House
Feb 15-to Natural Resources & Environment (H)
Feb 22-posted in committee
Feb 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 25-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 28-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 1, 2011; floor amendments (1) and (2-title) filed
Mar 1-taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day; floor amendment (3) filed
Mar 2-3rd reading, passed 94-2 with floor amendments (2-title) and (3) ; received in Senate