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HB 192/LM (BR 964) - B. Yonts, M. King, W. Stone

     AN ACT relating to special purpose governmental entities and declaring an emergency.
    Amend KRS 65A.010 to define "federally regulated municipal utility," and to clarify the definition of "fee"; amend KRS 65A.020 to make technical changes, and to clarify information that must be filed with the Department for Local Government relating to taxes and fees imposed by special purpose governmental entities, and financial information submitted by federally regulated municipal utilities; amend KRS 65A.030 to allow federally regulated municipal utilities to comply with audit provisions relating to the public power components of their operations by submitting audits that conform to the information that must be submitted to the federal regulator; amend KRS 65A.080 to provide for budget amendments; amend 65A.100 to further define and refine the type of information that must be reported to the governing body of the establishing entity; amend 96.840 to conform; amend KRS 91A.360, 91A.372, 91A.380, and 91A.394 to require tourist and convention commissions to be audited as provided in KRS 65A.030; provide that the provisions of the Act shall be retroactively effective to January 1, 2014; EMERGENCY.


     HCS/LM - Retain original provisions; amend Sections 2, 3, and 5 of the bill to authorize public utilities established pursuant to KRS 96.740 that are not federally regulated municipal utilities to use alternative methods for reporting financial information and audits.

     Jan 13-introduced in House
     Jan 14-to Local Government (H)
     Jan 24-posted in committee
     Jan 29-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Jan 30-2nd reading, to Rules; taken from Rules; placed in the Orders of the Day for Friday, January 31, 2014
     Jan 31-3rd reading, passed 79-11 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 3-received in Senate
     Feb 5-to State & Local Government (S)
     Feb 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 27-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 4-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 5, 2014
     Mar 5-3rd reading, passed 37-0
     Mar 6-received in House; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Mar 7-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Mar 19-signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 007)

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