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HB 156/LM (BR 101) - R. Palumbo

     AN ACT relating to manufactured housing.
     Amend KRS 227.555 to require the retailer to furnish weather radios in manufactured housing sold after the effective date of this Act; establish criteria for furnished radios; include new provisions in notification requirements; provide that local governments shall not pass contrary requirements; include violation of weather radio requirement within the penalty section.


     HCS/LM - Amend House Bill 156 to include original provisions but to specify that occupant of manufactured housing is responsible for subsequent maintenance of the weather radio; exclude modular housing from provisions of Act; define "modular housing"; declare an emergency.

     HCA (1/Title, R. Palumbo) - Make title amendment.

     HFA (1, D. Keene) - Amend House Bill 156/House Committee Substitute to require the retailer to provide vouchers for a functioning weather radio; define requirements of weather radio covered by voucher.

     HFA (2, K. Upchurch) - Amend HB 156/HCS to make provisions applicable to single family and multi-family dwellings, define responsibility for provision of radios, make occupants responsible for subsequent maintenance of radios.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 8-introduced in House
     Jan 11-to Local Government (H)
     Jan 16-posted in committee
     Feb 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Feb 13-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 20-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 21, 2008
     Feb 21-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 25-floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute

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