HB 385 (BR 1285) - J. Gooch Jr., F. Steele
AN ACT relating to coal.
Amend KRS 350.060 to require as of the effective date of the Act that any determination by the cabinet to change a bond requirement or bond amount currently in use result in a new administrative regulation that includes all bond requirements including the bond amount; proscribe bond amounts from being instituted as policy; require after the effective date of the Act an administrative regulation that fails to include bond amounts to be declared automatically deficient.
HB 385 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Retain original provisions of HB 385; delete bond amounts and replace with bond protocol.
SCS - Retain original provisions of HB 385/GA, except create a new section of Subchapter 10 of KRS Chapter 224 to allow the Energy and Environment Cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations to: establish standards for the operation of laboratories relating to testing for wastewater pollution, set fees for certification, evaluate the competency of the laboratories, and establish a certification program for laboratories that submit environmental data relating to tests for all types of wastewater pollution; require that all environmental samples collected be submitted to a certified laboratory once the administrative regulations have been promulgated; invalidate samples submitted by uncertified laboratories one year after the effective date of the administrative regulations.
SCA (1/Title, B. Smith) - Make title amendment.
Feb 8-introduced in House
Feb 9-to Natural Resources & Environment (H)
Feb 14-posted in committee
Feb 17-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 18-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 22-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Feb 23-3rd reading, passed 99-0 with Committee Substitute
Feb 24-received in Senate
Feb 28-to Natural Resources and Energy (S)
Mar 2-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 3-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 4-taken from Rules (S); recommitted to Natural Resources and Energy (S); reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) as a Consent Bill; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 4, 2011; 3rd reading, passed 36-1 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; received in House; to Rules (H)
Mar 7-posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; passed 98-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Mar 17-signed by Governor