00RS HB692


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HB 692 (BR 2152) - M. Cherry, C. Geveden

     AN ACT relating to the Board of Claims.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 44 to bar claims under one hundred dollars; amend KRS 44.086 to require the Board of Claims to hold hearings on contested claims whose value is one thousand dollars or more; amend KRS 44.140 to allow appeals from board awards where the amount in controversy is one thousand dollars ($1,000) or more.


     HFA (1/FN, G. Lindsay) - Amend KRS 44.070 and increase the amount of a single claim for the recovery of money or a single award up to two hundred thousand dollars; provide that multiple claims be increased not to exceed three hundred and fifty thousand dollars but limits any individual claimant from receiving more than two hundred thousand dollars.

     Feb 14-introduced in House
     Feb 15-to State Government (H)
     Feb 16-posted in committee
     Feb 22-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 23-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 24-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 25, 2000
     Feb 25-floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 28-3rd reading, passed 93-4 with floor amendment (1)
     Feb 29-received in Senate
     Mar 2-to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 15-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 16-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 20-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 21, 2000
     Mar 21-3rd reading, passed 38-0; received in House
     Mar 22-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer, delivered to Governor
     Apr 3-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 304)

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