HB 258 (BR 999) - K. Hall
AN ACT relating to tourism development.
Amend KRS 91A.350 to require that tourist and convention commissions may be established for the purpose of promoting convention and tourist activity by marketing the location, facilities, and attractions through various marketing mechanisms; amend KRS 91A.360 to declare that commissioners appointed to tourist and convention commissions shall be appointed from persons residing, owning or operating a business, or employed by a business within the jurisdiction of the commission; amend KRS 91A.370, 91A.372, and 91A.380 to state that if a vacancy on the commission is not filled within 30 days of the receipt of the required list of candidates, then the previous appointee shall serve an additional 3 year term; amend KRS 91A.390 to clarify the purposes to which taxes collected pursuant to the section may be used.
Feb 6-introduced in House
Feb 7-to Tourism Development & Energy (H)