HB 496/LM (BR 810) - J. Hoover, J. DeCesare, L. Bechler, R. Benvenuti III, J. Carney, R. Crimm, B. DeWeese, J. Fischer, M. Harmon, R. Heath, T. Herald, K. Imes, K. King, A. Koenig, S. Lee, B. Linder, D. Mayfield, D. Meade, B. Montell, T. Moore, D. Osborne, M. Rader, B. Rowland, S. Santoro, J. Shell, D. St. Onge, R. Webber, A. Wuchner
AN ACT relating to contracts.
Amend KRS 336.130 to prohibit mandatory membership in or financial support of a labor organization as a condition of employment and to name this section as the "Kentucky Right to Work Act"; amend KRS 336.180 to conform; amend KRS 336.990 to make a violation of the Act a Class A misdemeanor, award damages, and provide injunctive relief; create new sections of KRS Chapter 336 to exempt existing contracts or agreements; require the Attorney General to investigate complaints and prosecute those who violate Section 1 of the Act; amend KRS 67A.6904, 67C.406, 70.262, 78.470, 78.480, and 345.050 to conform.
Feb 27-introduced in House
Mar 4-to Labor & Industry (H)
Mar 7-posted in committee