SB 38 (BR 159) - D. Kelly
AN ACT relating to reorganization.
Amend various sections of KRS Chapters 12, 154, and 164 to rename and reorganize agencies under the Kentucky Economic Development Partnership; amend KRS 12.020 to rename the Department of Administration and Support the Office of Administration and Support, the Department for Business Development the Department for New Business Development, and the Department of Community Development the Department for Existing Business Development; create within the Cabinet for Economic Development an Office of Research and Information Technology and a Department of Innovation and Commercialization for a Knowledge Based Economy; amend KRS 154.12-223 to abolish the Division of Business and Entrepreneurship Development and to rename the Small and Minority Business Division the Small Business Services Division; amend KRS 154.12-222 to rename the Department of Administration and Support the Office of Administration and Support, attach it to the Office of the Secretary, create under the Office a Division of Finance and Personnel with a Fiscal Management Branch and a Personnel and Payroll Branch to replace the Division of Administrative Services, and abolish the Office of Information Resources and the Division of Research, whose functions are transferred to the new Office of Research and Information Technology; amend KRS 154.12-278 to rename and restructure the Office for the New Economy as the Department of Innovation and Commercialization for a Knowledge Based Economy; amend KRS 154.12-214, 154.12-215, 154.12-216, 154.12-218, 154.12-2333, 154.12-225, 154.12-300, 154.12-305, 154.20-254, 164.6015, and 164.6017 to conform; confirm Resolution 04-01 of the Kentucky Economic Development Partnership Board.
SB 38 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Retain provisions of original bill; amend to include, within the department, the Office of Legal Services; clarify the responsibilities and structure of the Division of Small Business Services; require the department be headed by a Commissioner which is appointed by the Governor.
HCS - Retain original provisions; Amend KRS 65.680 to include housing authorities and community redevelopment authorities as agencies for purposes of section; define "low income household," "redevelopment assistance tool," and "service payment agreement"; amend KRS 65.682 to require a city or county expanding a development area to afford maximum opportunity for work in the area to be done by private enterprise; amend KRS 65.6851 to conform; create new sections of KRS 65.680 to 65.699 to permit a city or county which participates in a planning unit and meets specified conditions to establish a development area for community redevelopment as prescribed; require local government to adopt a redevelopment plan prior to establishment of the development area and prescribe the contents of such plan; require a public hearing and public notice of the hearing on the plan; require notice to other local governments in the county of a proposed redevelopment plan as specified; require local governments to notify the entity proposing the plan if the local government will be participating in the plan; permit the city or county proposing the plan to enact the ordinance establishing a development plan after receiving notice of the intentions of the local governments which have been notified, or after 30 days if no response is received; prescribe the contents of the ordinance which creates the development area; permit the ordinance to designate a public agency or a community redevelopment authority to oversee the implementation of the ordinance; permit a city or county to enter into service payment agreements as provided; allow the establishment of a lien in favor of the city or county under the service payment agreement; require the lien to be filed in the office of the county clerk prior to becoming valid or enforceable; prohibit real estate in the development area from participating in programs granting property assessments or reassessment moratoriums; require planning commissions to make an annual determination to the city or county as to the existence of potential development areas within the city or county and prohibit the determinations of the planning and zoning commissions to have no binding effect upon the city or county; permit a city or county to establish a nonprofit community redevelopment authority and specify the membership, terms of office, appointment and removal procedures, and administrative procedures for the authority; provide for the selection and bonding of a secretary-treasurer and set out the duties and responsibilities of the secretary-treasurer, require an annual report of all acts of the authority to the legislative body or bodies which created the authority.
HCA (1/Title, R. Palumbo) - Make title amendment.
Jan 5-introduced in Senate
Jan 7-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
Feb 1-taken from committee; laid on clerk's desk; taken from clerk's desk; 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 2-2nd reading; returned to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
Feb 8-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute
Feb 9-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 10, 2005
Feb 10-3rd reading, passed 34-0 with Committee Substitute
Feb 11-received in House
Feb 14-to Economic Development (H)
Feb 18-posted in committee
Feb 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 24-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 25-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, February 28, 2005
Mar 3-taken from the Regular Orders of the Day; recommitted to Economic Development (H)
Mar 4-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title); taken from Committee, placed in the Orders of the Day; 3rd reading, passed 92-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title); received in Senate
Mar 8-posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) on Tuesday, March 8, 2005; Senate refused to concur in House Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title); received in House; posted for passage for receding from House Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title); House refused to recede from Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
Mar 21-motion to not recede reconsidered; House receded from Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title); passed 82-0; received in Senate; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Mar 31-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 181)