HB 682 (BR 2264) - J. Clarke, M. Bowling, H. Deskins Jr, J. Zimmerman
AN ACT relating to counties and making an appropriation therefor.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 67 to create the Commission on County Consolidation to study the present situation of counties, and to develop a plan to consolidate the counties in Kentucky to a number not greater than 70 by the year 2020; create a new section of KRS Chapter 67 to establish membership of commission; create a new section of KRS Chapter 67 to establish operating procedures of commission; create a new section of KRS Chapter 67 to attach it to the Department of Local Government; create a new section of KRS Chapter 67 to make appropriation to commission.
HB 682 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, J. Clarke) - Delete provision to require 70 to be the minimum number of counties, and allow the Commission on County Consolidation to determine the best minimum number of counties for Kentucky.
Feb 23-introduced in House
Feb 24-to State Government (H)
Feb 27-posted in committee
Mar 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 5-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 9-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for March 10, 1998
Mar 10-floor amendment (1) filed
Mar 11-3rd reading, passed 61-35 with floor amendment (1)
Mar 12-received in Senate
Mar 13-to State and Local Government (S)