HB 13 (BR 71) - J. Wayne, J. Crenshaw, D. Graham, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian, R. Meeks, R. Rand, C. Siler, S. Westrom
AN ACT relating to governmental purchasing of goods and services from nonprofit agencies and work centers serving the blind or severely disabled.
Create Kentucky State Use Commission; establish duties and membership of State Use Commission; amend a new section of KRS 45A to create KRS 45A.470 to define the Kentucky State Use Commission and qualified nonprofit agency or work center serving the blind or severely disabled; amend KRS 45A.470 to require the purchase of goods and services from Prison Industries and nonprofit agencies and work centers serving the blind or severely disabled and designate the Kentucky State Use Commission as agency providing purchasing information to governmental agencies; amend KRS 45A.080, 45A.085, 45A.095, 45A.100, 45A.365, 45A.370, 45A.380, 45A.385 and 424.260 to require that governmental purchases be made from Prison Industries and nonprofit agencies and work centers serving the blind or severely disabled.
HB 13 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, J. Wayne) - Add to the membership of the Kentucky State Use Commission one person who has a mental illness as defined by KRS 210.005(2); remove references to local government, thus rendering the purchasing requirements applicable to state government only.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Sep 7-To: Interim Joint Committee on State Government
Jan 3-introduced in House; to State Government (H)
Jan 6-posted in committee
Jan 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Jan 25-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 26, 2006
Jan 26-floor amendment (1) filed
Jan 27-3rd reading, passed 73-20 with floor amendment (1)
Jan 30-received in Senate
Feb 1-to Appropriations and Revenue (S)