07RS SB74

SB74

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SB 74 (BR 1030) - E. Harris, D. Boswell

     AN ACT relating to local government.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 147A to require the Department for Local Government to monitor and support telecommunications and information technology investments and adoption throughout Kentucky; permit the Department for Local Government to contract with a competent nonprofit organization; amend KRS 147A.021 to conform.

SB 74 - AMENDMENTS


     SCS - Retain original provisions of bill, except clarify that no authority is given to the Department for Local Government over providers of telecommunications and information technology.

     SFA (1, E. Harris) - Delete all text beginning page 1, line 3 through page 2, line 7, replace "telecommunications" and "advanced telecommunications" with "broadband," except on page 1, line 12; beginning page 4, line 3, replace "telecommunications" with "broadband" beginning page 4, line 3.

     HCS - Retain original provisions, except replace "telecommunications" and "advanced telecommunications" with "broadband"; and specify that no implied authority, regulatory or otherwise, is given the Department for Local Government over providers of broadband and information technology.

     HFA (1, T. McKee) - Create a new section of KRS Chapter 75 to provide that if taxes were collected by a fire district when no taxes were due for the tax year beginning on January 1, 2005, any unrefunded tax moneys will not escheat to the state after two years after payment of the taxes but will be available for expenditure by the fire district board.

     HFA (2, T. McKee) - Create a new section of KRS Chapter 75 to provide that if taxes were collected by a fire district when no taxes were due for the tax year beginning on January 1, 2005, any unrefunded tax moneys will not escheat to the state after two years after payment of the taxes but will be available for expenditure by the fire district board.

     Feb 6-introduced in Senate
     Feb 8-to Agriculture and Natural Resources (S)
     Feb 13-taken from committee; laid on clerk's desk; taken from clerk's desk; 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 14-2nd reading; returned to Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)
     Feb 15-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute
     Feb 20-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 21, 2006
     Feb 21-taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day; passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 22-3rd reading; floor amendment (1) withdrawn ; passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute ; received in House
     Feb 23-to Local Government (H)
     Feb 27-reassigned to Tourism Development & Energy (H); posting waived
     Mar 1-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 2-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 6-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2) filed ; placed in the Orders of the Day
     Mar 7-3rd reading, passed 98-1 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
     Mar 8-received in Senate
     Mar 9-posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1) ; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1) ; passed 37-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 21-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 37)

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