HB 158 (BR 834) - A. Koenig, J. Jenkins
AN ACT proposing to amend and create sections of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to the office of Constable.
Propose to create a new section of the Constitution of Kentucky allowing the legislative body of a county to choose to abolish the office of constable and also to reestablish that office through an ordinance; amend Section 99 of the Constitution of Kentucky to conform; submit question to the voters.
HB 158 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Retain original provisions; amend Section 101 of the Constitution of Kentucky to allow the legislative body of a city to prohibit constables from exercising any authority within the boundaries of the city; amend ballot question language to conform.
Jan 8-introduced in House
Jan 9-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
Feb 6-posted in committee
Feb 25-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 26-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 5-recommitted to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)