04RS SB60


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SB 60 (BR 9) - J. Denton

     AN ACT relating to local government employees and officers.
     Amend KRS 61.409 to define public servant, to forbid any local government or taxing district from requiring public servants be registered voters or have a residency requirement for public servants, to allow any local government or taxing district to response time limit to residency for public servants subject to call back, to forbid any local government or taxing district from requiring any public servant employed as of the effective date of the Act from having to move their residence; repeal KRS 15.335 and KRS 311.657.


     SCS - Retain original provisions; permit local governments to impose a response time requirement, but no residency requirement, on certain employees.

     SFA (1, J. Denton) - Amend to permit local governments, if they so choose, to require public servants be residents of Kentucky.

     HCS - Remove the words "appointee" and appointed from SB 60/GA; delete provisions relating to KRS 147A.027; provide that planning commissioners and board of adjustment members do not have to file financial disclosure statements; provide that the planning commission consult with various groups on the comprehensive plan formation and reexamination, as well as adding groups, rather than providing for individuals representing the groups to be appointed to provide input to the planning commission in a committee format.

     HCA (1/Title, J. Wayne) - Make title amendment.

     HFA (1/P, J. Callahan) - Attach provisions of HB 668 to SB 60/HCS.

     HFA (2/AA/P, B. Yonts) - Attach the provisions of HB 9/GA and HB 15/GA.

     HFA (3, J. Coleman) - Amend SB 60/HCS to allow cities of the first class, cities of the second class, and charter county governments to levy a 1% transient room tax on certain hotel accommodations.

     Jan 8-introduced in Senate
     Jan 13-to State and Local Government (S)
     Feb 10-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 11-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 17-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 18, 2004
     Feb 18-3rd reading, passed 35-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
     Feb 19-received in House
     Feb 20-to Local Government (H)
     Mar 16-posted in committee
     Mar 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 24-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 25, 2004
     Mar 25-floor amendments (1) (2) and (3) filed to Committee Substitute

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