06RS HB458


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HB 458 (BR 1226) - B. Smith, H. Cornett, T. Couch, W. Hall, C. Meade, R. Nelson, A. Smith, B. Yonts

     AN ACT relating to the examination of mines.
     Amend KRS 352.340 to provide that conveyor belt inspections be conducted by certified and properly trained persons.


     HCS - Amend KRS 352.340 to include the mine foreman in the certified personnel that make weekly inspection of the conditions of and record dangers in the mine; require conveyor belts to be examined by either a mine foreman or a certified belt examiner; establish the education and training requirements to be certified as a belt examiner.

     Jan 26-introduced in House
     Jan 27-to Natural Resources and Environment (H)
     Jan 31-posted in committee
     Feb 14-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 15-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 16, 2006
     Feb 17-3rd reading, passed 91-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 21-received in Senate
     Feb 23-to Agriculture and Natural Resources (S)
     Mar 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 10-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 14-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 15, 2006
     Mar 15-3rd reading, passed 37-0
     Mar 16-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 28-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 71)

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