HB 249 (BR 1035) - B. Yonts, R. Palumbo
AN ACT relating to small business ombudsmen.
Create new sections in Subchapter 1 of KRS Chapter 154 to establish a pilot program to accelerate entrepreneurship and innovation by partnering entrepreneurs with state agencies.
HB 249 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Delete provisions of original bill; amend KRS 11.175 to require small business ombudsmen to a have small business or entrepreneurial background and to receive input from the Commission on Small Business Advocacy in administering programs to encourage entrepreneurship; require ombudsmen to report on agency initiatives or activities that benefit entrepreneurs.
HCA (1/Title, R. Palumbo) - Make title amendment.
Jan 23-introduced in House
Jan 27-to Economic Development (H)
Feb 3-posted in committee
Feb 27-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
Feb 28-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 4-taken from Rules; placed in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 6, 2014
Mar 6-3rd reading, passed 96-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
Mar 7-received in Senate
Mar 11-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)