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HB 503/LM (BR 826) - S. Brinkman, S. Riggs, J. Wayne

     AN ACT relating to levies for fire protection districts and volunteer fire departments.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 75 to establish procedures for one requesting a tax increase beyond $.10 per $100; require local legislative approval of levy increase and time frame for request; set forth limits for each individual increase; establish a cap of $.20 per $100 valuation for tax.


     HCA (1, S. Brinkman) - Make technical corrections.

     HFA (1, B. Yonts) - Amend House Bill 503 to make provisions applicable to Chapter 75 fire districts located in counties containing a consolidated local government; retain other provisions of House Bill 503.

     Feb 11-introduced in House
     Feb 12-to Local Government (H)
     Feb 14-posted in committee
     Mar 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with committee amendment (1)
     Mar 5-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 6-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 7, 2008
     Mar 10-floor amendment (1) filed ; 3rd reading, passed 60-36 with committee amendment (1)
     Mar 11-received in Senate
     Mar 13-to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

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