00RS HB465


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HB 465/CI (BR 831) - S. Riggs, J. Adams, Ro. Adams, K. Bratcher, T. Burch, De. Butler, J. Callahan, M. Cherry, L. Clark, J. Coleman, B. Colter, J. Crenshaw, R. Crimm, J. Gooch, J. Haydon, C. Hoffman, D. Horlander, S. Johns, M. Marzian, T. McKee, F. Rasche, C. Siler, A. Simpson, M. Treesh, M. Weaver

     AN ACT relating to boating.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 235, relating to boating, to prohibit a child under twelve from engaging in boating without wearing a personal flotation device; prohibit owner or operator of a boat or watercraft from permitting a child to violate the law, exempt children who are passengers on passenger vessels licensed as such by the United States Coast Guard; amend KRS 235.990 to provide penalty.


     SFA (1, T. Buford) - Add a toll ferry operating pursuant to KRS 280.010 to 280.110 to the class of commercial vessels on which a child under 12 does not have to wear a personal flotation device.

     Jan 25-introduced in House
     Jan 26-to Transportation (H)
     Feb 17-posted in committee
     Feb 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 24-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 25, 2000
     Feb 25-3rd reading, passed 92-3
     Feb 28-received in Senate
     Mar 1-to Agriculture and Natural Resources (S)
     Mar 16-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 17-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 20-floor amendment (1) filed
     Mar 22-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 23, 2000
     Mar 23-3rd reading, passed 35-0 with floor amendment (1)
     Mar 24-received in House; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate floor amendment (1)
     Mar 29-House concurred in Senate floor amendment (1) ; passed 84-8; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Apr 11-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Apr 21-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 474)

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