SB 213 (BR 1662) - A. Robinson
AN ACT relating to bill drafting and other legislative records.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 7 to provide immunity from disclosure of bill drafting information to current and former legislators, Legislative Research Commission staff, and General Assembly staff; prohibit staff from waiving immunity; identify public records and establish a process for distribution.
SB 213 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Retain the original provisions except to provide that the immunity provisions shall not apply to a criminal court proceeding in which a member of General Assembly, or a member of the legislative staff is the subject of the proceeding, and a subpoena has been issued for the communication or related information; specify that the Open Records Act shall apply to requests for inspection of legislative documents; provide for appeal of legislative records decisions to the Legislative Research Commission and to the Franklin Circuit Court.
HFA (1, T. Feeley) - Specify that immunity shall not apply to a criminal court proceeding if a member of the General Assembly or member of the staff is the subject of the proceeding, and a subpoena has been issued.
HFA (2, R. Damron) - Create a new section of KRS Chapter 6 to permit a bill to carry over from the odd year session to the even year session.
HFA (3, J. Wayne) - Specify that Open Records Act shall apply to requests for inspection of legislative documents; provide for appeal of legislative records decisions to Legislative Research Commission and to Franklin Circuit Court.
Feb 18-introduced in Senate
Feb 19-to State and Local Government (S)
Feb 25-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 26-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 27, 2003
Feb 27-3rd reading, passed 34-0-3 (1 abstain, 2 pass)
Feb 28-received in House
Mar 3-to State Government (H); posted in committee; posting waived
Mar 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 5-2nd reading, to Rules; recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (H); floor amendments (1) and (2) filed
Mar 6-floor amendment (3) filed
Mar 11-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute ; placed in the Orders of the Day; 3rd reading, passed 59-33 with Committee Substitute ; received in Senate; posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute ; passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute ; passed 31-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Mar 18-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 90)