HB 263 (BR 1179) - T. Burch
AN ACT relating to charitable gaming.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 238 to establish a registry of individuals who have been disqualified from serving as a volunteer for a charitable organization; allow licensed charitable organizations to request a copy of the registry up to four times per year; set investigatory powers and appellate rights similar to those for regular charitable gaming violations; limit a volunteer's time on the registry to five continuous years, unless the person has committed another violation; amend KRS 238.520 to increase the size of the Charitable Gaming Advisory Commission to eleven members by adding two additional members from the public at large; enable a member to serve up to two consecutive terms, with possible reappointment following an absence of one term; amend KRS 238.535 to allow a licensee or applicant for a charitable organization license to choose to apply for the issuance or renewal of an annual or biennial license; amend KRS 238.525 to conform.
HB 263 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Delete all changes relating to the issuance or renewal of an annual or biennial license; make the five-year limit on placement in the volunteer registry only apply to offenses committed after the first available implementation date for the registry.
Jan 27-introduced in House
Jan 28-to Licensing & Occupations (H)
Feb 3-posted in committee
Feb 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 13-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Feb 18-3rd reading, passed 95-1 with Committee Substitute
Feb 19-received in Senate
Feb 21-to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
Mar 27-reassigned to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)