Legislative Research Commission
State Capitol Frankfort, KY 40601
http://www.lrc.ky.gov Phone (502) 564-8100 Ext. 306
http://www.lrc.ky.gov/legislative_calendar/index.aspx Calendar Line (800) 633-9650

Weekly Legislative Calendar
October 20 - 24, 2014
Monday, October 20, 2014

No Meetings Scheduled

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

1:00pm, Annex Room 169
CAPITAL PROJECTS AND BOND OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE
Members: Sen. Chris Girdler (Co-Chair), Rep. Kevin Sinnette (Co-Chair), Sen. Julian M. Carroll, Sen. Bob Leeper, Sen. Christian McDaniel, Rep. Robert R. Damron, Rep. Steven Rudy, Rep. Jim Wayne

1:00pm, Annex Room 149
PUBLIC PENSION OVERSIGHT BOARD
Agenda: Kentucky Retirement Systems Investment Update, David Peden, Chief Investment Officer, Kentucky Retirement Systems Update on 2015 Retiree Health Plan, Bill Thielen, Executive Director, Testimony from Employee, Employer, and Retiree Groups, Kentucky League of Cities: J.D. Chaney and Bryanna Carroll, Kentucky Association of Counties; Shellie Hampton, Kentucky Government Retirees: Jim Carroll, Fraternal Order of Police: Dave Mutchler, President FOP Lodge 614 and Sheriff John Aubrey, Jefferson County Sheriff, Kentucky AFL-CIO: Bill Londrigan, Kentucky Association of Transportation Employees and Kentucky Association of Transportation Engineers: TJ Gilpin, Kentucky Public Retirees: Paul Guffey and Shirley Clark
Members: Sen. Joe Bowen (Co-Chair), Rep. Brent Yonts (Co-Chair), Sen. Jimmy Higdon, Sen. Gerald A. Neal, Rep. Brian Linder, Rep. Tommy Thompson, Robyn Bender, Tom Bennett, Michael Bowling, Jane Driskell, James M. "Mac" Jefferson, Sharon Mattingly, Alison Stemler

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

10:00am, Annex Room 171
INTERIM JOINT COMMITTEE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Agenda: Presentations of the Kentucky League of Cities’ and Kentucky Association of Counties, Legislative Platforms for the Upcoming 2015 Session of the General Assembly.
Members: Sen. Joe Bowen (Co-Chair), Rep. Steve Riggs (Co-Chair), Sen. Ernie Harris, Sen. Stan Humphries, Sen. Christian McDaniel, Sen. Morgan McGarvey, Sen. Gerald A. Neal, Sen. R.J. Palmer, Sen. Albert Robinson, Sen. Dan "Malano" Seum, Sen. Damon Thayer, Sen. Reginald Thomas, Rep. Julie Raque Adams, Rep. Ron Crimm, Rep. Mike Denham, Rep. Richard Henderson, Rep. Toby Herald, Rep. Adam Koenig, Rep. Stan Lee, Rep. Brian Linder, Rep. Tom McKee, Rep. Michael Meredith, Rep. Jody Richards, Rep. Jonathan Shell, Rep. Arnold Simpson, Rep. Kevin Sinnette, Rep. Rita Smart, Rep. Jim Wayne

1:00pm, Annex Room 154
INTERIM JOINT COMMITTEE ON STATE GOVERNMENT
Agenda: 2015 Kentucky Employees’ Health Plan - Joe Cowles, Commissioner, Department of Employee Insurance, Personnel Cabinet, and Sharron Burton, Deputy Executive Director, Office of Legal Services; Judicial Redistricting - Chief Justice John D. Minton, Jr., Kentucky Supreme Court, and Senator John Schickel, sponsor of SB 72 (2014 RS), relating to judicial redistricting.
Members: Sen. Joe Bowen (Co-Chair), Rep. Brent Yonts (Co-Chair), Sen. Ernie Harris, Sen. Stan Humphries, Sen. Christian McDaniel, Sen. Morgan McGarvey, Sen. Gerald A. Neal, Sen. R.J. Palmer, Sen. Albert Robinson, Sen. Dan "Malano" Seum, Sen. Damon Thayer, Sen. Reginald Thomas, Rep. Johnny Bell, Rep. Kevin D. Bratcher, Rep. Dwight D. Butler, Rep. John Carney, Rep. Larry Clark, Rep. Leslie Combs, Rep. Will Coursey, Rep. Joseph M. Fischer, Rep. Jim Glenn, Rep. Derrick Graham, Rep. Mike Harmon, Rep. Kenny Imes, Rep. James Kay II, Rep. Martha Jane King, Rep. Jimmie Lee, Rep. Mary Lou Marzian, Rep. David Meade, Rep. Suzanne Miles, Rep. Brad Montell, Rep. Sannie Overly, Rep. Darryl T. Owens, Rep. Tanya Pullin, Rep. Jody Richards, Rep. Tom Riner, Rep. Bart Rowland, Rep. Steven Rudy, Rep. Sal Santoro, Rep. Kevin Sinnette, Rep. Diane St. Onge, Rep. John Will Stacy, Rep. Tommy Thompson, Rep. John Tilley, Rep. Tommy Turner, Rep. Ken Upchurch, Rep. Gerald Watkins, Rep. Jim Wayne

Thursday, October 23, 2014

10:00am, Annex Room 154
BUDGET REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE ON POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION
Agenda: Achievement Gaps in Kentucky and Successful Intervention Strategies, Dr. Amanda Ellis, Associate Commissioner, Office of Next Generation Learners, Kentucky Department of Education, Dr. Kelly Foster, Associate Commissioner, Office of Next Generation Schools and Districts, Kentucky Department of Education.
Members: Sen. Stan Humphries (Co-Chair), Rep. Arnold Simpson (Co-Chair), Sen. David P. Givens (ex officio), Sen. Bob Leeper (ex officio), Rep. Rick Rand (ex officio), Sen. Gerald A. Neal, Rep. Jim Glenn, Rep. Reginald Meeks, Rep. Jody Richards, Sen. Johnny Ray Turner, Sen. Mike Wilson, Rep. Julie Raque Adams, Rep. Jim DeCesare, Rep. Kevin Sinnette, Rep. Rita Smart, Rep. Gerald Watkins, Rep. Derrick Graham (non voting ex officio)
Note: This will be a joint meeting with the Budget Review Subcommittee on Primary and Secondary Education.

10:00am, Annex Room 154
BUDGET REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE ON PRIMARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION
Agenda: Achievement Gaps in Kentucky and Successful Intervention Strategies, Dr. Amanda Ellis, Associate Commissioner, Office of Next Generation Learners, Kentucky Department of Education, Dr. Kelly Foster, Associate Commissioner, Office of Next Generation Schools and Districts, Kentucky Department of Education.
Members: Sen. Stan Humphries (Co-Chair), Rep. Kelly Flood (Co-Chair), Sen. David P. Givens (ex officio), Sen. Bob Leeper (ex officio), Rep. Rick Rand (ex officio), Sen. Gerald A. Neal, Rep. John Carney, Rep. Steven Rudy, Sen. Johnny Ray Turner, Sen. Mike Wilson, Rep. Will Coursey, Rep. Jeffery Donohue, Rep. Dennis Horlander, Rep. Charles Miller, Rep. Rick G. Nelson, Rep. Derrick Graham (non voting ex officio)
Note: This will be a joint meeting with the Budget Review Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education.

10:30am, Annex Room 131
BUDGET REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION
Agenda: Road Fund and Federal Highway Trust Fund Update Presenters: Mike Hancock, Secretary, Transportation Cabinet, David Talley, Innovative Finance Manager, Department of Highways, Status of Transportation Engineering Series Salary Plan Presenters: TBA, Personnel Cabinet Mike Hancock, Secretary, Transportation Cabinet
Members: Sen. Jimmy Higdon (Co-Chair), Rep. Leslie Combs (Co-Chair), Sen. David P. Givens (ex officio), Sen. Bob Leeper (ex officio), Rep. Hubert Collins (ex officio), Rep. Rick Rand (ex officio), Sen. Ernie Harris, Sen. Ray S. Jones, Rep. Robert R. Damron, Rep. Richard Henderson, Rep. Sal Santoro, Rep. Jim Stewart, Sen. Paul Hornback, Sen. R.J. Palmer, Rep. Tim Couch, Rep. Jim Gooch, Rep. Jeff Greer, Rep. Keith Hall, Rep. Dennis Keene, Rep. Tanya Pullin, Rep. John Short

1:00pm, Annex Room 154
INTERIM JOINT COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS AND REVENUE
Agenda: pending
Members: Sen. Bob Leeper (Co-Chair), Rep. Rick Rand (Co-Chair), Sen. Walter Blevins, Sen. Tom Buford, Sen. David P. Givens, Sen. Sara Beth Gregory, Sen. Denise Harper Angel, Sen. Ernie Harris, Sen. Stan Humphries, Sen. Ray S. Jones, Sen. Alice Forgy Kerr, Sen. Christian McDaniel, Sen. Gerald A. Neal, Sen. Robert Stivers, Sen. Robin L. Webb, Rep. Johnny Bell, Rep. Dwight D. Butler, Rep. John Carney, Rep. Leslie Combs, Rep. Jesse Crenshaw, Rep. Ron Crimm, Rep. Robert R. Damron, Rep. Mike Denham, Rep. Bob M. DeWeese, Rep. Myron Dossett, Rep. Kelly Flood, Rep. Jim Glenn, Rep. Richard Henderson, Rep. Martha Jane King, Rep. Jimmie Lee, Rep. Reginald Meeks, Rep. Marie Rader, Rep. Jody Richards, Rep. Steven Rudy, Rep. Sal Santoro, Rep. Arnold Simpson, Rep. Rita Smart, Rep. John Will Stacy, Rep. Fitz Steele, Rep. Jim Stewart, Rep. Tommy Turner, Rep. David Watkins, Rep. Jim Wayne, Rep. Susan Westrom, Rep. Addia Wuchner, Rep. Jill York

Friday, October 24, 2014

9:00am, CDT; Western Kentucky University
CAPITAL PLANNING ADVISORY BOARD
Agenda: WELCOME AND COMMENTS, Bryan Russell, Chief Facilities Officer, WKU; TAX INCREMENT FINANCING FOR POSTSECONDARY CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS - Western Kentucky University, Ann Mead, Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration, WKU; STATE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SURVEY - PROGRAM REVIEW COMMITTEE - REVIEW OF BOARD MEMBER RESPONSES; INFORMATION ITEMS - FOLLOW-UP FROM THE AUGUST MEETING: Commonwealth Office of Technology, Next Generation Kentucky Information Highway project, Kentucky Business One-Stop Portal project.
Members: Sen. Stan Humphries (Co-Chair), Rep. Terry Mills (Co-Chair), Sen. Whitney Westerfield, Rep. Tom Riner, Charles Byers, Laurie Dudgeon, Ben Fletcher, Carole Henderson, John Hicks , Sherron Jackson, Mary Lassiter, James W. Link, Mark Overstreet, Katie Shepherd