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HB 32 (BR 120) - R. Crimm, D. Butler

     AN ACT relating to qualifications for military service.
     Amend KRS 211.760 to require tattoo facilities to conspicuously display a notice in a prominent place easily seen by patrons; set minimum dimensions of notice sign at 11 by 14 inches with 1 inch letters; direct the cabinet to supply the sign to the tattoo facilities; require the notice to warn that any tattoo on the neck, forearm, or lower leg automatically disqualifies the wearer from military service in the United States Armed Forces.


     HFA (1, R. Crimm) - Retain original provisions, except remove the Cabinet's obligation to supply the sign.
     HFA (2, T. Riner) - Retain original provisions, except remove the Cabinet's obligation to supply the sign; add to the warning that facial tattoos will also disqualify a person from military service; require an employee of a tattoo facility to direct the patron's attention to the sign and ask if the patron understands the warning.
     HFA (3, S. Riggs) - Retain original provisions except provide that certain tattoos will disqualify the wearer from voluntary military service.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Oct 5-To: Interim Joint Committee on Licensing and Occupations
     Jan 3-introduced in House; to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
     Jan 9-posted in committee
     Jan 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Jan 12-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, January 17, 2012
     Jan 17-floor amendment (1) filed
     Jan 18-floor amendment (2) filed
     Feb 22-floor amendment (3) filed
     Mar 23-taken from the Regular Orders of the Day; recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

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