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SB 242 (BR 2273) - C. Gibson, D. Ridley

     AN ACT relating to bees and making an appropriation therefor.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 252 to establish the Kentucky beekeeping fund in the Department of Agriculture; amend KRS 252.190 to set out departmental regulatory duties.


     SCS - Retain the provisions of the original; allow the fund to receive grants, gifts, federal funds, and other public and private funds.

     HFA (1, R. Rand) - Create name for Kentucky beekeeping fund established in State Treasury.

     HFA (2, D. Graham) - Require the Department of Agriculture to cooperate with Kentucky State University in promoting the beekeeping industry in Kentucky.

     Mar 5-introduced in Senate
     Mar 7-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
     Mar 11-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
     Mar 12-taken from committee; 2nd reading; returned to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
     Mar 18-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute as a Consent Bill; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 18, 2008; 3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 19-received in House
     Mar 20-to Agriculture & Small Business (H)
     Mar 24-posted in committee
     Mar 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar; floor amendment (1) filed
     Mar 27-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (2) filed ; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 28, 2008
     Mar 28-3rd reading, passed 92-4 with floor amendment (2) ; received in Senate
     Apr 1-to Rules (S); posted for passage for concurrence in House floor amendment (2) ; Senate concurred in House floor amendment (2) ; passed 37-0
     Apr 2-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 14-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 117)

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