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HB 239 (BR 1047) - A. Smith, T. Edmonds, H. Collins, L. Combs, T. Couch, C. Embry Jr., K. Hall, R. Henderson, C. Hoffman, T. McKee, T. Moore, M. Rader, T. Riner

     AN ACT relating to special license plates.
     Amend KRS 186.041 to allow persons eligible for a Gold Star Spouses license plate to receive up to two plates annually for vehicles they own or lease; amend KRS 186.162, to make spouses eligible for Gold Star Spouses license plate, and exempt from fees; amend KRS 186.164 to make mothers and spouses eligible for membership in Gold Star Mothers of America or Gold Star Wives of America associations eligible for license plates.


     SCS/LM - Retain original provisions; decrease specialty license plate renewal fees for recipients of the Purple Heart.

     Jan 9-introduced in House
     Jan 11-to Transportation (H)
     Jan 16-reassigned to Seniors, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
     Jan 28-posted in committee
     Mar 5-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 6-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 7, 2008
     Mar 10-3rd reading, passed 96-0
     Mar 11-received in Senate
     Mar 13-to Transportation (S)
     Mar 19-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 20-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 26-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 26, 2008; 3rd reading, passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 27-received in House; to Rules (H); posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute
     Apr 1-House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute ; passed 92-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 9-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 30)

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