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HB 559 (BR 1460) - R. Adkins, W. Coursey, J. Bell, M. Cherry, M. Henley, B. Housman, F. Nesler, S. Rudy, T. Thompson, J. Tilley

     AN ACT relating to energy technologies.
     Amend KRS 278.605 to allow for certain nuclear-based technologies as long as electricity is not the primary output of the processes.


     HCS - Retain most of the original provisions; amend the definition of nuclear-assisted coal or gas conversion processes.

     Mar 1-introduced in House
     Mar 5-to Tourism Development & Energy (H)
     Mar 6-posted in committee
     Mar 8-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 9-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 12-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 14, 2012
     Mar 14-3rd reading, passed 97-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 15-received in Senate
     Mar 20-taken from Committee on Committees (S); 1st reading; returned to Committee on Committees (S); to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
     Mar 21-taken from Appropriations & Revenue (S); 2nd reading; returned to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
     Mar 22-reported favorably, to Rules as a Consent Bill
     Mar 26-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 26, 2012; 3rd reading, passed 36-0
     Mar 27-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. 120)

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