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HB 207 (BR 1126) - J. Gooch Jr., E. Ballard, J. Arnold Jr., S. Baugh, K. Bratcher, T. Couch, R. Crimm, R. Damron, M. Dedman Jr., T. Edmonds, C. Embry Jr., J. Glenn, K. Hall, J. Hoover, T. Kerr, S. Lee, T. Moore, R. Nelson, D. Osborne, M. Rader, S. Rudy, S. Santoro, B. Smith, T. Thompson, J. Vincent, A. Wuchner

     AN ACT relating to motor vehicle license plates.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 186 to require the Transportation Cabinet to design and distribute an "In God We Trust" license plate; provide that the license plate be regularly issued in addition to the license plate required by KRS 186.240; establish the license plate design; authorize the license plate be issued at the request of the owner of a passenger vehicle, pick-up truck, or recreational vehicle upon payment of the appropriate fees; amend KRS 186.240 to conform; EFFECTIVE January 1, 2009.


     HCS - Delete the provisions of the bill and insert the following: amend KRS 186.162 to set the fees for initial and renewal for special In God We Trust license plates; amend KRS 186.166 to require perpetual production of special In God We Trust license plates; amend KRS 186.168 to set forth voluntary contribution procedures for special In God We Trust license plates; direct contributions to the veterans' program trust fund; amend KRS 186.164 to make technical correction; make act effective January 1, 2009, if the Transportation cabinet receives 900 applications and initial state fees by that date; require the Transportation Cabinet to notify the Reviser of Statutes by January 15, 2009 as to whether 900 signatures were received.

     HCA (1/Title, H. Collins) - Make title amendment.

     HFA (1, T. Moore) - Expand the $10 voluntary contribution for the issuance of the special license plate to include the Reclaim Our Culture Kentuckiana organization.

     HFA (2, T. Moore) - Establish a voluntary contribution of $10 from each applicant receiving the license plate for the Reclaim Our Culture Kentuckiana organization; require the ability to opt out of the voluntary contribution.

     Jan 8-introduced in House
     Jan 11-to Transportation (H)
     Feb 11-posted in committee; posting waived
     Feb 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Feb 13-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 14-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 15, 2008; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2) filed
     Feb 20-3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 21-received in Senate
     Feb 26-to Transportation (S)
     Mar 27-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 28-2nd reading, to Rules

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