HB 212/LM (BR 402) - K. Hall, S. Riggs, M. King, T. Riner
AN ACT relating to clean and alternative transportation fuels.
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 186 to define "clean transportation fuel," "conversion,""liquefied, petroleum gas," and other terms associated with the retrofitting of vehicles to operate on liquefied or compressed natural gas; require safety inspections of vehicles burning natural gas; amend sections of KRS Chapter 152 to include compressed an liquefied natural gas in the definition of "alternative transportation fuels" and to include Kentucky's public and private colleges in the state strategy for developing those fuels; amend sections of Subchapter 20 of KRS Chapter 154 to include local government entities in the definition of "eligible company" for the alternative fuel and renewable energy program; create and amend sections of KRS Chapter 141 to establish income tax credits for persons who buy new vehicles fueled by natural gas or convert existing vehicles to do so; amend KRS 156.153 to direct the Department for Education to consider allowing school buses powered by natural gas; amend KRS 234.321 to require compliance with federal rather than state standards.
HB 212 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, K. Hall) - Remove tax credits for buying or converting to natural gas vehicles.
HFA (2, K. Hall) - Remove requirements that the Transportation Cabinet authorize persons to perform safety inspections; delete section granting tax credits to persons buying or converting to natural gas vehicles; delete conforming section; renumber subsequent sections.
HFA (3, K. Hall) - Remove requirements that the Transportation Cabinet authorize persons to perform safety inspections; delete section granting tax credits to persons buying or converting to natural gas vehicles; delete conforming section; renumber subsequent sections.
Feb 5-introduced in House
Feb 6-to Tourism Development & Energy (H)
Feb 12-posted in committee
Feb 14-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 15-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 21-placed in the Orders of the Day; floor amendments (1) (2) and (3) filed
Feb 22-3rd reading, passed 93-0 with floor amendments (1) and (3)
Feb 25-received in Senate
Feb 27-to Natural Resources & Energy (S)
Mar 6-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 7-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 25-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 25, 2013; 3rd reading, passed 37-0; received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Apr 4-signed by Governor (Acts Chapter 116)