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HB 167 (BR 247) - C. Siler, E. Ballard, D. Butler, T. Edmonds, C. Embry Jr, J. Gray, K. Hall, C. Miller, T. Moore, J. Tilley

     AN ACT relating to Kentucky State Parks.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 148 to provide an exemption from the relevant overnight accommodations rate at any Kentucky State Park for Kentucky residents who are permanently and totally disabled veterans.


     HCS - Retain original provisions; require the exemption to be made available to qualified Kentucky residents Sunday through Thursday of each week; require the exemption to apply to a maximum of five overnight stays per calendar year at lodge rooms and campsites at any Kentucky State Park; require the Department of Parks to promulgate administratives regulations relating to the proof of eligibility for persons entitled to the exemption.

     Jan 2-introduced in House
     Jan 3-to Seniors, Military Affairs, and Public Safety (H)
     Feb 7-posted in committee
     Feb 14-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 15-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 21-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 22, 2007
     Feb 27-3rd reading, passed 99-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 28-received in Senate
     Mar 2-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)

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