HB 61 (BR 227) - M. Cherry, L. Clark, J. Crenshaw, R. Damron, C. Miller, T. Moore, J. Richards, F. Steele, K. Stevens, B. Yonts
AN ACT relating to honoring military service.
Amend KRS 18A.150 to expand the state hiring preference honoring military service; require the adding of five or ten preference points to a military-connected individual's examination score used for state hiring in classified positions; permit the total of an examination score and preference points to exceed 100; require that a register certificate of finalists for a state job identify all finalists entitled to preference points, whether or not an examination is actually a part of the selection method; require that an employing state agency offer an interview to all finalists entitled to preference points unless five or more of the finalists are entitled preference points, in which case, the employing state agency shall offer an interview to no fewer than five.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 6-introduced in House
Jan 7-to Seniors, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
Feb 3-posting waived
Feb 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 5-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 6-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, February 9, 2009
Feb 10-taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day
Feb 13-3rd reading, passed 96-0; received in Senate
Feb 23-to State & Local Government (S)
Mar 6-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 9-2nd reading, to Rules