HB 48/FN (BR 202) - F. Rasche, J. Richards
AN ACT relating to franchise agreements and declaring an emergency.
Amend KRS 136.660 to provide that an in-kind payment of property or services required by a contract or an agreement between a political subdivision and a telecommunications provider does not constitute a franchise tax or fee and that an ordinance memorializing such an agreement does not violate the provisions of KRS 136.660; provide that the provisions of the Act are effective January 1, 2006; EMERGENCY.
HB 48 - AMENDMENTS
HCA (1, H. Moberly Jr) - Clarify that an ordinance memorializing a franchise agreement must relate to an agreement between a political subdivision and a provider of multichannel video programming services.
HFA (1, F. Rasche) - Clarify that permitted payments relate to providers of multichannel video programming services.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Oct 6-To: Interim Joint Committee on Appropriations and Revenue
Jan 3-introduced in House; to Appropriations and Revenue (H)
Jan 11-posted in committee
Jan 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with committee amendment (1)
Jan 25-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 26, 2006
Jan 27-floor amendment (1) filed
Jan 30-3rd reading, passed 93-2 with committee amendment (1), floor amendment (1)
Jan 31-received in Senate
Feb 2-to Appropriations and Revenue (S)