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HB 23/FN (BR 69) - J. Wayne, S. Brinkman, L. Clark, J. Crenshaw, R. Crimm, C. Embry Jr, D. Graham, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian, R. Meeks, C. Miller, B. Montell, T. Moore, D. Owens, R. Rand, C. Siler, B. Smith, T. Thompson, J. Tilley, R. Weston, S. Westrom, A. Wuchner

     AN ACT relating to nonprofit agencies and work centers serving the blind or severely disabled.
     Create new sections of KRS Chapter 45A to establish the Kentucky State Use Commission; establish duties and membership of State Use Commission; amend KRS 45A.470 to define "Kentucky State Use Commission" and "qualified nonprofit agency or work center serving the blind or severely disabled"; require the purchase of goods and services from the Division of Prison Industries and nonprofit agencies and work centers serving the blind or severely disabled and designate the Kentucky State Use Commission as agency providing purchasing information to governmental agencies; amend KRS 45A.080, 45A.085, 45A.095, and 45A.100 to require that state governmental purchases be made from Prison Industries and nonprofit agencies and work centers serving the blind or severely disabled; create a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to define terms; establish a nonrefundable community rehabilitation credit program; establish maximum amount of credit allowed per corporation per tax year; amend KRS 141.0205 to establish the order in which the credit is applied against tax imposed by KRS 141.040; apply nonrefundable tax credit for tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2008.


     HCS/FN - Retain provisions of original bill; clarify the method of claiming the credit for corporations and pass-through entity owners; make technical corrections.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Oct 4-To: Interim Joint Committee on Appropriations and Revenue
     Jan 2-introduced in House
     Jan 3-to State Government (H)
     Feb 6-posted in committee
     Feb 8-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 9-2nd reading, to Rules; recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
     Feb 16-posted in committee
     Feb 20-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute
     Feb 21-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 22, 2007
     Feb 23-3rd reading, passed 97-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 26-received in Senate
     Feb 28-to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

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