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HB 306 (BR 953) - G. Stumbo, L. Combs, S. Rudy

     AN ACT relating to geothermal wells.
     Amend KRS 223.400 to create new definitions for "geothermal borehole" and "geothermal vertical closed loop well"; amend KRS 223.435, 223.445 and 223.455 to include geothermal borehole drilling and geothermal vertical closed loop well installation under the regulatory authority of the Cabinet for Energy and Environment and the Kentucky Water Well Certification Board.


     HCS - Retain original provisions, except revise definition of "geothermal borehole."

     Feb 8-introduced in House
     Feb 11-to Tourism Development & Energy (H)
     Feb 19-posted in committee
     Feb 21-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 22-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 26, 2013
     Feb 26-3rd reading, passed 96-1 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 27-received in Senate
     Mar 4-to Natural Resources & Energy (S)

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