98RS HB508


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HB 508/AA (BR 1897) - M. Brown, R. Adkins, H. Anderson, J. Arnold Jr., K. Bratcher, J. Bruce, De. Butler, J. Callahan, L. Clark, H. Collins, F. Curd, W. Gee, G. Graham, C. Hoffman, D. Horlander, J. Jenkins, E. Jordan, M. Marzian, R. Murgatroyd, B. Polston, J. Richards, C. Siler, K. Stein, J. Stewart, G. Stumbo, J. Vincent, B. Yonts

     AN ACT relating to retirement.
     Amend KRS 61.592 to include selected positions of the Program for Occupational Safety and Health, Department of Workplace Standards, in the hazardous duty retirement program; amend KRS 338.041 to require the department to make appropriate employer contributions.


     HCS/AA - Retain the provisions of the original bill with the following changes: Section 3 would amend KRS 338.991 to require all civil penalties and fines collected for violations of KRS Chapter 338 to be deposited in a separate trust and agency account within the Labor Cabinet called the "Hazardous Duty Retirement Fund," to be used to fund hazardous duty retirement pay for persons identified in Section 1 of the Act and with the balance of the account lapsing to the general fund at the end of each biennium.
     SCA (1, P. Herron Jr) - Make technical correction.

     Feb 4-introduced in House
     Feb 5-to State Government (H)
     Feb 9-reassigned to Labor and Industry (H)
     Feb 10-posted in committee
     Mar 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 13-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for March 16, 1998
     Mar 17-3rd reading, passed 70-19 Committee Substitute
     Mar 18-received in Senate
     Mar 19-to State and Local Government (S)
     Mar 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with committee amendment (1)
     Mar 25-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 26-recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (S)

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