SB 221 (BR 1831) - S. Gregory, D. Seum, W. Westerfield
AN ACT relating to causes of action in which the state has an interest and declaring an emergency.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 6 to give the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate standing to intervene in judicial proceedings in which the constitutionality of any Kentucky statute or constitutional provision is challenged; and amend KRS 48.005 to require statewide constitutional officers to inform the court of the public accountability for funds provisions prior to entering into an agreed order in a legal action to which KRS 48.005 applies; allow the Speaker and the President to intervene in an action to ensure compliance with this section; EMERGENCY.
Mar 6-introduced in Senate
Mar 11-to Judiciary (S); taken from Judiciary (S); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
Mar 12-taken from Judiciary (S); 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
Mar 14-reported favorably, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 17, 2014
Mar 17-3rd reading, passed 31-6-1
Mar 18-received in House
Mar 21-to Appropriations & Revenue (H)