04RS HB487


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HB 487 (BR 1674) - S. Nunn

     AN ACT relating to faith-based initiatives.
     Create new sections of KRS Chapter 12 to establish an office for faith-based and community nonprofit social services in the Office of the Governor; define "government funding" and "social service program"; include legislative findings; establish principles for all government agencies to include nondiscrimination practices, separation of government funded and religious activities, accountability for government funds; specify office shall review policies affecting opportunities for funding for social services programs, provide information and technical assistance to faith-based and nonprofit organizations and public officials; require specified agencies to designate liaisons to the office established and require agencies to review existing policies and report to the office established; specify that this Act shall not be contrary to state or federal law and shall not establish any preference for government funding.

     Feb 10-introduced in House
     Feb 11-to State Government (H)

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