HB 31 (BR 168) - J. Tilley, D. Floyd, D. Graham, J. Kay, K. King, M. Marzian, T. Mills
AN ACT relating to eminent domain.
Amend KRS 278.502 to condition the exercise of condemnation authority upon approval of the Public Service Commission, which may be given only after review of delineated statutory criteria.
HB 31 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Replace original bill text with provisions to amend KRS 278.502 to exclude natural gas liquids from the definition of oil or gas or oil and gas products as used in that statute; include transitional provision making the bill's provision retroactive to cover any eminent domain action filed under KRS 278.502; EMERGENCY.
HFA (1, J. Fischer) - Replace bill's provisions with new text amending KRS 278.502 to require that the oil or gas pipeline condemnation be for a public use in lieu of the current requirement of public service.
HFA (2/Title, J. Tilley) - Make title amendment.
HFA (3, D. Floyd) - Replace original bill text with provisions to amend KRS 278.502 to apply only to utilities.
HFA (4, S. Miles) - Amend to remove the retroactivity and emergency provisions.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Oct 2-To: Interim Joint Committee on Energy Special Subcommittee
Jan 7-introduced in House; to Judiciary (H)
Feb 18-posting waived
Feb 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 27-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 4-floor amendment (2-title) filed
Mar 6-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 7, 2014; floor amendments (3) and (4) filed to Committee Substitute