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HB 109 (BR 125) - T. Pullin, L. Belcher, R. Crimm, B. Housman, S. Rudy, A. Webb-Edgington

     AN ACT relating to passenger rail.
     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.


     HFA (1, T. Pullin) - Increase board membership from eight to nine; specify that ninth member represents short line railroads from the Kentucky Railroad Association; set out staggered term for appointment.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 4-introduced in House; to Transportation (H)
     Feb 1-posting waived; posted in committee
     Feb 2-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar; floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 3-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 8, 2011
     Feb 7-taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day
     Feb 8-3rd reading, passed 96-0 with floor amendment (1)
     Feb 9-received in Senate
     Feb 11-to Transportation (S)

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