SB 109 (BR 1281) - J. Westwood
AN ACT relating to factory-built housing.
Amend KRS 227.550 to make various definition changes; amend KRS 227.555 to include manufactured and mobile homes within manufactured home parks and communities within the smoke detector notification and correction of violation requirements; amend KRS 227.560 to include certifying installers within the powers of the Manufactured Home Certification and Licensure Board and provide that the members of the board appointed from the manufactured housing industry remain licensees of the board and are subject to removal for chronic absenteeism; amend KRS 227.565 to conform to definition changes; amend KRS 227.570 to require that all installations of manufactured homes and mobile homes be done by certified installers; amend KRS 227.590 to conform to definition changes; amend KRS 227.600 to require retailers who have acquired previously-owned manufactured and mobile homes and recreational vehicles to apply for a B1 seal; amend KRS 227.610 to require proof of liability insurance before licensing retailers and provide for penalty for noncompliance; amend KRS 227.620 to set fees for seals and provide for when new licenses for retailers are necessary; amend KRS 227.630 to include certification of installers within denial, suspension and revocation criteria of the offices; amend KRS 227.640 to include certification of installers within authority of fire marshal to deny, suspend and revoke applications, and provide for a dispute resolution system before the complaint proceeds to a Chapter 13B hearing; amend KRS 227.650 to allow the office to inspect the storage place of manufactured homes; create a new section of KRS Chapter 227 to prevent persons from transporting into the state a pre-owned manufactured or mobile home for sale or use in the state that does not have a B1 seal and provide for mechanism for acquiring a B1 seal, and provide that no person shall sell, lease, rent, or furnish as a dwelling a pre-owned manufactured or mobile home without a B1 seal.
SB 109 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Amend KRS 227.550 to change an internal reference; and retain all of other original provisions.
SFA (1, J. Westwood) - Amend definition of "retailer" in Section 1 to exclude a licensed real estate agent who does not acquire possession of any manufactured homes rather than 2 or more manufactured homes; and amend Section 13 of the bill to clarify that no person shall bring into the Commonwealth for resale or use as a dwelling a previously owned manufactured or mobile home without the proper seal.
SFA (2, J. Westwood) - Amend Section 13 of the bill to allow persons purchasing a manufactured or mobile home and moving that home to Kentucky to live in to purchase a seal, and provide that mobile and manufactured homes installed before the effective date of the Act do not require a seal or need to be installed in accordance with the provisions of the Act.
HFA (1, J. Wayne) - Clarify Section 13 to provide that a B1 seal will not be necessary for a manufactured or mobile home that was installed before the effective date of the Act that remains installed on that same site.
Jan 21-introduced in Senate
Jan 26-to Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations (S)
Feb 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 5-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 9-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 10, 2004
Feb 10-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
Feb 11-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
Feb 12-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
Feb 13-floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute
Feb 17-3rd reading, passed 33-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendments (1) and (2)
Feb 18-received in House
Feb 19-to Local Government (H)
Feb 27-posted in committee
Mar 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 10-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 16-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 17, 2004
Mar 18-floor amendment (1) filed
Mar 25-3rd reading, passed 92-2; received in Senate; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
Mar 26-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor
Apr 7-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 74)