SB 46/LM/AA (BR 887) - J. Schickel, W. Blevins Jr., D. Harper Angel, J. Rhoads, E. Worley
AN ACT relating to supplemental payments to local governments for qualified professional firefighters and declaring an emergency.
Amend KRS 95A.210 to modify the definition of "local government" and "professional firefighter" and to add definitions for "scheduled overtime", unscheduled overtime", and "established work schedule"; amend KRS 95A.250 to outline the distribution of the supplement to professional firefighters; to exempt the supplement from the definition for wages in KRS 337.010 for the purposes of calculating hourly wage rates for scheduled overtime; outline the method for calculation of unscheduled and scheduled overtime for professional firefighters; amend KRS 95A.260 to conform; amend KRS 337.010 to change the definition of "wages" to reflect the exemption of the firefighter's supplement; amend KRS 337.285 to allow local governments to establish a designated work period for professional firefighters for the purposes of complying with state and federal labor laws; EMERGENCY.
Feb 3-introduced in Senate
Feb 4-to State & Local Government (S)
Feb 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 12-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 23-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, February 23, 2009; 3rd reading, passed 37-0
Feb 24-received in House
Feb 25-to Local Government (H)
Feb 27-posted in committee
Mar 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 5-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 6, 2009
Mar 10-3rd reading, passed 95-0; received in Senate
Mar 11-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Mar 20-signed by Governor (Act ch. 33)