06RS HB52


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HB 52 (BR 96) - M. Cherry

     AN ACT relating to executive branch ethics.
     Amend KRS 11A.201, relating to definitions for the executive agency lobbying portion of the executive branch ethics code, to include the Public Service Commission in the definition of an "executive agency"; include the commission's orders regarding rates and services of a utility in the definition of "executive agency decision."


     HCS - Amend KRS 11A.201 to delete the Public Service Commission from the definition of "executive agency"; amend the definition of "executive agency decision" to specify that the decision of an executive agency regarding agency expenditures applies to expenditures of at least $5,000 per year; clarify that an executive agency decision is also a decision by the Public Service Commission pursuant to a request for a change in the rates or service of a utility which results in an order of the Commission; remove definition of and references to "substantial basis".

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Oct 6-To: Interim Joint Committee on State Government
     Jan 3-introduced in House; to State Government (H)
     Jan 30-posted in committee
     Feb 7-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 8-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 9, 2006
     Mar 6-3rd reading, passed 96-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 7-received in Senate
     Mar 9-to Agriculture and Natural Resources (S)

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