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SB 10/LM (BR 286) - D. Thayer, D. Williams, J. Schickel, J. Westwood, M. Wilson

     AN ACT proposing to create a new section of the Constitution of Kentucky, adopting a 21st Century Bill of Rights.
     Propose to create a new section of the Constitution of Kentucky adopting a 21st Century Bill of Rights; claim sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States; establish that no law or rule shall compel certain persons to participate in health care systems or to provide abortion services; prohibit laws that prevent the severing of coal, that restrict posting of the Ten Commandments, that restrict hunting and fishing, or that infringe upon the lawful possession or use of firearms or ammunition; prohibit expansion of gambling unless it is permitted by a constitutional amendment; establish that governmental agencies should promote the use of Kentucky coal and make public information available on the Internet, and that the General Assembly should provide a reasonable period of time for public review and comment on any appropriation or revenue measure.

     Jan 4-introduced in Senate; to State & Local Government (S); taken from State & Local Government (S); 1st reading; returned to State & Local Government (S)
     Jan 5-taken from State & Local Government (S); 2nd reading; returned to State & Local Government (S)
     Jan 7-reported favorably, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, January 7, 2011; 3rd reading, passed 26-12
     Feb 2-received in House
     Feb 4-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
     Feb 22-posted in committee

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