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HB 498 (BR 1855) - T. Pullin, T. Riner

     AN ACT relating to public safety of passenger rail transportation.
     Create new Sections of KRS Chapter 174 to create a Passenger Rail Transportation Advisory Board to advise the executive and legislative branches of government on matters pertaining to passenger rail transportation; provide for appointment of members and for terms of office; prohibit payment for board members and for reimbursement of expenses; provide for a chair and vice chair appointed by the members; provide for quarterly meetings and attach to the Transportation Cabinet for administrative purposes; prescribe duties for the board; provide for initial terms of office.


     HCS - Retain original provisions; add a member to the board representing the Coalition for the Advancement of Regional Transportation; clarify advisory duties of the board; make technical correction regarding length of initial appointments.

     HFA (1/Title, T. Pullin) - Make title amendment.

     Feb 24-introduced in House
     Mar 2-to Transportation (H)
     Mar 4-posted in committee
     Mar 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 10-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 15, 2010
     Mar 11-floor amendment (1-title) filed
     Mar 15-taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day; 3rd reading, passed 95-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1-title)
     Mar 16-received in Senate
     Mar 17-to Transportation (S)

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