01RS SB56


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SB 56/LM (BR 214) - E. Harris

     AN ACT relating to litter abatement
     Create new sections of Chapter 176 to create KY-CLEAN, the Kentucky Commonwealth Litter Education Action Network; establish a KY-CLEAN Board in the Transportation Cabinet; provide for staff to KY-Clean Board; assign duties and responsibilities to KY-CLEAN Board and KY-Clean program; provide for county-level litter control and prevention advisory and coordination boards; establish a KY-Clean Fund; create a check-off on Kentucky Individual Income Tax Return forms to designate a portion of refund to the KY-Clean program.


     SCS/LM - All provisions of the bill in Chapter 224; KY-CLEAN board and staff except place is placed for administrative purposes in the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Cabinet; delete original Section 5 and replace with following provisions: provide for review of solid waste management plan; establish criteria for review; provide for identification and identification and support for missing elements in plans; provide approval procedures for litter components of plans; enable creation of county litter control and abatement advisory and coordination councils; require that such councils design strategy for litter control and prevention; provide for annual reports from councils.
     SFA (1, D. Kelly) - Retain original provisions except, provide moneys received by circuit clerk from prepaid littering violation fines and costs be used for litter abatement and control programs and projects.
     SFA (2, D. Kelly) - Retain original provisions except, provide that fines and costs for violation of KRS 433.753, 433.757, and 433.875 be paid to responsible agency for litter control and abatement identified by KY-CLEAN, and that funds be used only for litter control and abatement and clean-up on roads; provide procedures and conditions under which law enforcement officers may issue citation in lieu of arrest for littering, and for prepayment of fines and costs to circuit clerk

     Jan 5-introduced in Senate; to Agriculture and Natural Resources (S)
     Feb 8-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 9-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, February 12, 2001; floor amendments (1) and (2) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 12-3rd reading; floor amendment (1) withdrawn ; passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2)
     Feb 13-received in House
     Feb 14-to Appropriations and Revenue (H)

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