HB 377 (BR 1711) - S. Lee
AN ACT relating to contracts.
Amend KRS 336.130 to prohibit mandatory membership or financial support of a labor organization as a condition of employment; designate this section as the "Kentucky Right to Work Act"; amend KRS 336.180 to revise the definition of "labor organization" to include a union; define "public body" to mean the Commonwealth and its political subdivisions, including school districts and postsecondary education systems; define "employee" to mean any person employed by an employer, including employees of a public body; amend 336.990 to make a violation of this Act a Class A misdemeanor, award damages and provide injunctive relief; create a new section to exempt existing contracts or agreements; amend KRS 67A.6904, KRS 67C.406, KRS 78.470, KRS 78.480, and KRS 345.050 to conform.
Feb 9-introduced in House
Feb 10-to Labor and Industry (H)