03RS HJ104


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HJR 104 (BR 1259) - M. Denham

     Mandate the Transportation Cabinet to request permission from the Federal Highway Administration to experiment with agritourism signs in the highway right-of-way; require the cabinet to follow various procedures depending on whether the request is approved or denied; require the cabinet to honor its commitment to amend 603 KAR 3:080 to include agritourism signs while the cabinet's request is pending before the FHWA.


     HCS - Retain the original provisions of the resolution with the following changes: in Section 2 change the reporting requirement to a one time report to the Interim Joint Committee on Transportation not later than December 1, 2003; in Section 3 delete requirement to promulgate an emergency administrative regulation on agritourism signs and require the Transportation Cabinet to amend existing regulations if the requested waiver is granted by the FHWA; and delete Section 5 in its entirety.

     HFA (1, M. Denham) - Retain the "Whereas" clauses and delete the remainder of the provisions of the House Committee Substitute in their entirety; insert in lieu thereof provisions for the Transportation Cabinet to work with the Tourism Cabinet and representatives from the agritourism industry to develop a program governing highway signs for temporary events including agritourism events; require the Transportation Cabinet to report its findings to the LRC not later than September 1, 2003.

     HFA (2/Title, M. Denham) - Amend the title to read as follows: "A JOINT RESOLUTION mandating the Transportation Cabinet to take various actions regarding temporary tourism signs including agritourism signs."

     Feb 5-introduced in House
     Feb 6-to Transportation (H)
     Feb 18-posted in committee
     Feb 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 21-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 24-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 25, 2003; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2-title) filed
     Feb 25-taken from the Regular Orders of the Day; placed in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 26, 2003
     Feb 26-taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day; 3rd reading, adopted 94-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendments (1) and (2-title)
     Feb 27-received in Senate
     Feb 28-to Transportation (S)

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