HB 84 (BR 190) - R. Meeks
AN ACT relating to the Kentucky Native American Heritage Commission.
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 171 to establish the Kentucky Native American Heritage Commission to promote, in partnership with the Education, Arts and Humanities Cabinet, awareness of significant Native American influences within the historical and cultural experiences of Kentucky; direct that the commission consist of 17 members appointed by the Governor; establish membership, terms, reimbursement of expenses, meetings, quorum, formation of committees; direct Governor to appoint a chair and vice chair; authorize the commission to seek and accept grants or raise funds; attach the commission to the Kentucky Heritage Council for administrative purposes and set forth the council's administrative responsibilities; establish the duties of the commission; amend KRS 2.230, relating to observation of November as "Native American Indian Month," to conform.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s))
Jan 7-introduced in House; to State Government (H)
Feb 12-posted in committee
Feb 21-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 24-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 25-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 26, 2003
Feb 26-3rd reading, passed 96-0; received in Senate
Feb 27-to Education (S)
Mar 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 5-2nd reading, to Rules