HB 271 (BR 1084) - T. McKee, A. Arnold, M. Denham, D. Osborne, M. Rader
AN ACT relating to agricultural districts.
Amend KRS 262.850 to define "Agricultural land", "Agriculture", "Horticulture", "Aquaculture", "Livestock", and "Poultry"; allow land of at least five contiguous acres that is used for agriculture to be included in an agricultural district; make technical corrections.
HB 271 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Amend KRS 262.850 to define "Agricultural land", "Agriculture", "Horticulture", "Aquaculture", "Livestock", and "Poultry"; include local Comprehensive Plans and 401 Facilities Plans when considering the formation of an agricultural district; require agricultural land to be used for agriculture for at least one year before being eligible to be in an agricultural district; require agricultural districts of less than 10 acres to have annual reviews and to comply with any necessary conservation plans; require the board to inform all members of agricultural districts that they must comply with KRS Chapter 132 in order to get an agricultural assessment on their property; make technical corrections.
Jan 9-introduced in House
Jan 10-to Agriculture and Small Business (H)
Jan 17-posted in committee
Feb 2-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 3-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 6-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 7, 2006
Feb 7-3rd reading, passed 95-0 with Committee Substitute
Feb 8-received in Senate
Feb 10-to Agriculture and Natural Resources (S)