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HB 256 (BR 903) - T. McKee, M. Denham, R. Adams, L. Clark, H. Collins, L. Combs, T. Couch, R. Crimm, M. Dossett, T. Edmonds, D. Floyd, J. Gooch Jr., J. Greer, K. Hall, D. Horlander, D. Keene, M. King, C. Miller, T. Moore, L. Napier, M. Nemes, D. Osborne, R. Palumbo, J. Richards, S. Santoro, J. Short, R. Smart, F. Steele, W. Stone, T. Thompson, J. Tilley, B. Yonts

     AN ACT relating to veterans.
     Create new sections of KRS Chapter 148 to establish the Iraq/Afghanistan War Memorial Committee for purposes of establishing the Iraq/Afghanistan War Memorial; establish the Iraq/Afghanistan War Memorial Fund to be administered by the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet.


     HCS - Retain original provisions except remove responsibility for oversight of construction, maintenance, and upkeep of the Iraq/Afghanistan War Memorial from the Tourism, Arts, and Heritage Cabinet; require the Iraq/Afghanistan War Memorial Committee to determine which entity will oversee construction of the memorial and perform maintenance and upkeep of the memorial; provide that the provision of staff and administrative resources to the Iraq/Afghanistan War Memorial Committee does not include reimbursement for any expense related to the committee's work.

     Jan 12-introduced in House
     Jan 17-to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
     Feb 8-posted in committee
     Feb 16-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 21-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 22-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 23, 2012
     Feb 24-3rd reading, passed 92-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 27-received in Senate
     Feb 29-to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)
     Mar 22-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 23-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 27-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 27, 2012; 3rd reading, passed 37-0
     Mar 28-received in House; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Mar 30-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Apr 11-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 67)

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