06RS HB698


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HB 698 (BR 2258) - M. Weaver

     AN ACT relating to motor vehicle registration.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 186 to clarify vehicles that are required to be registered in Kentucky; amend KRS 132.570, to provide that 25% of the penalty imposed under the section go to the law enforcement agency that issues the citation to the violator.


     HFA (1, M. Weaver) - Establish that the failure to properly register a vehicle shall subject the owner to all evaded property tax and applicable interest; provide for assessment of a penalty by the Department of Revenue equal to the amount of tax evaded; establish that any law enforcement agency issuing a citation which results in the payment of owed taxes receive 25% of penalty assessed or not less than $50.

     Feb 27-introduced in House
     Feb 28-to Transportation (H)
     Mar 7-posted in committee
     Mar 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 10-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 16-recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (H); floor amendment (1) filed

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