HB 286/LM (BR 1333) - T. Thompson, D. Horlander, S. Riggs
AN ACT relating to geologists.
Amend KRS 322A.060 to extend renewal and time period for revocation of certificate of registration from annual to biennial; authorize the board to require continuing education as a condition of registration renewal or reinstatement; amend KRS 322A.080 to remove exemption from registration for individuals performing geological work at both the state and local levels; amend KRS 322A.100 to permit the board to impose a $1,000 fine for violation of chapter by a registered geologist.
HB 286 - AMENDMENTS
HCS/LM - Retain provisions of original bill except; allow a designee to serve in the place of the state geologist on the Board of Registration for Professional Geologists; require geologists who are state or local employees to register with the board beginning on October 1, 2014.
Jan 21-introduced in House
Jan 26-to Natural Resources & Environment (H)
Jan 27-posted in committee
Feb 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 5-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, February 8, 2010
Feb 8-3rd reading, passed 83-13 with Committee Substitute
Feb 9-received in Senate
Feb 11-to Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations (S)