04RS SB18


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SB 18/LM (BR 245) - T. Buford

     AN ACT relating to special license plates.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 186 to establish a special license plate for the Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing; set initial state fee at $50; require 900 applications before plate is to be printed; specify that if 900 requests are not received within one year of the effective date, the section is repealed; set fees for licenses beyond the initial 900 applications; allow individuals applying for a deaf and hard of hearing license plate to make a voluntary $10 contribution to the commission; set forth replacement, transfer, and renewal procedures for the plate; mandate that the county clerks forward money collected under this section quarterly to the commission for use in direct services, training, and educational programs; required that funds received under this section be audited by the state auditor in conjunction with the routine audits of the commission; outline parameters for the design of the plate.


     SCS/LM - Delete original provisions and replace with the following: Create a new section of KRS Chapter 186, relating to the registration and licensing of motor vehicles, to create a special license plate for the Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing; require the Commission to obtain a minimum 900 applications along with a $25 state fee for each application before the Transportation Cabinet is required to print the plate; provide that if the 900 applications are not submitted to the cabinet within a year of the effective date of the Act, the provisions creating the special plate expire; establish an initial fee for the plate of $28 and a renewal fee of $15; permit initial applicants and persons renewing their registration to make a voluntary $10 contribution that will be sent to the Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing; declare the General Assembly appropriates funds received by the commission under this section to be used to further the commission's mission; require the commission to pay to annually audit the funds received from the sale of the license plate and submit the audit to the Transportation Cabinet.

     SCA (1/Title, V. Moore) - Make title amendment

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 6-introduced in Senate
     Jan 9-to Transportation (S)
     Feb 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Feb 5-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 9-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 10, 2004
     Feb 10-3rd reading, passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Feb 11-received in House
     Feb 12-to Transportation (H)

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