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SB 74 (BR 325) - J. Higdon, T. Buford

     AN ACT relating to disaster and emergency response.
     Amend KRS 39A.280 to provide civil liability protections to licensed professional engineers and licensed architects who voluntarily provide professional services at the request of officials during or after a declared emergency, disaster, or catastrophe; establish limitations to liability protection; require the Division of Emergency Management to promulgate administrative regulations.

SB 74 - AMENDMENTS


     SCS - Amend KRS 39A.280 to provide civil liability protections to licensed professional engineers and licensed architects who voluntarily provide professional services at the request of officials during or after a declared emergency, disaster, or catastrophe; establish limitations to liability protection.
     SFA (1, J. Higdon) - Amend KRS 39A.280 to authorize liability protection for licensed professional engineers and licensed architects and to specify that this liability protection occurs if the services rendered arise out of a declared emergency and if the professional rendering the services acts as an ordinary reasonably prudent member of the profession.
     HCS - Retain original provisions; amend KRS 154.26-010 to allow companies with approved economic revitalization projects qualifying for incentives under the Kentucky Industrial Revitalization Act (KIRA) to undertake supplemental projects during or within 24 months following the term of the initial project and to qualify for additional incentives; amend KRS 154.26-080 to establish the requirements for supplemental projects; amend KRS 154.26-090 and KRS 154.26-100 to conform; amend KRS 139.480 to exempt property incorporated into the construction or modification of a blast furnace as part of a KIRA supplemental project from the state sales and use tax; provide that sales tax exemption provisions are EFFECTIVE August 1, 2014.
     HCA (1/Title, T. Pullin) - Make title amendment.

     Jan 13-introduced in Senate
     Jan 15-to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)
     Jan 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Jan 24-2nd reading, to Rules
     Jan 27-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, January 28, 2014
     Jan 28-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
     Jan 29-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Jan 30-3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
     Jan 31-received in House
     Feb 3-to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
     Mar 24-posted in committee; taken from Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H); 1st reading; returned to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
     Mar 25-taken from Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H); 2nd reading; returned to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
     Mar 26-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; taken from Rules; placed in the Orders of the Day
     Mar 27-3rd reading, passed 96-1 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; received in Senate; to Rules (S)
     Apr 15-posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; passed 38-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 25-signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 129)

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