SB 148 (BR 1774) - D. Thayer
AN ACT relating to constitutional amendments, and declaring an emergency.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 6 to create reporting requirements for persons advocating adoption or defeat of a constitutional amendment; create a new section of KRS Chapter 6 to create reporting requirements for a legislative agents who advocate the adoption or defeat of a proposed constitutional amendment; require weekly reports when the General Assembly is in session; require reports to be posted on the Legislative Ethics Commission's Web site; amend KRS 121.015 to redefine "political issues committee"; create new sections of KRS Chapter 121 to create reporting requirements for political issues committees that advocate the ratification or rejection of a constitutional amendment; require that daily reports be submitted to the Registry of Election Finance for the 30 days preceding a general election; amend KRS 121.180 to conform; amend KRS 121.990 to create penalties; declare an EMERGENCY.
SB 148 - AMENDMENTS
SFA (1, D. Thayer) - Delete language relating to executive approval or veto of a constitutional amendment from the section specifying which persons are required to file reports with the Legislative Ethics Commission.
Feb 12-introduced in Senate; to State & Local Government (S)
Feb 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 14-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed
Feb 15-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 19, 2008
Feb 19-3rd reading, passed 23-13 with floor amendment (1)
Feb 20-received in House
Feb 25-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)