05RS HB135


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HB 135 (BR 818) - J. DeCesare, W. Dedman Jr, J. Bowen, D. Floyd, M. Henley, G. Lynn, S. Rudy, T. Shelton, A. Wuchner

     AN ACT proposing an amendment to Section 42 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to legislative sessions.
     Propose to amend Section 42 of the Constitution of Kentucky to require the General Assembly to remain in even-year regular sessions beyond 60 days, if necessary, to enact a budget bill; prohibit consideration of any other bill or resolution having the force of law, except for budget memoranda, after the 60th legislative day; provide that members of the General Assembly shall not receive compensation for their services after the 60th legislative day; provide for 2 day veto override period after enactment of budget in extended session; submit to voters; provide ballot language.

     Jan 7-introduced in House
     Feb 1-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)

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