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HB 468/FN (BR 1549) - J. Bell, J. DeCesare, J. Greer, J. Vincent

     AN ACT relating to economic development and declaring an emergency.
     Amend KRS 154.24-090 to establish the criteria for eligible companies that locate a project adjacent to a postsecondary education center to alternatively satisfy wage requirements; require 90% of employees to receive base hourly wages and benefits equal to or greater than 200% of the federal minimum wage; require the company to seek to provide meaningful employment opportunities for nontraditional students enrolled at a regional postsecondary education center; require the director of a regional postsecondary education center to assert that the eligible company is likely to provide appropriate employment opportunities for nontraditional students; EMERGENCY.


     HFA (1, J. Bell) - Clarify the qualifications for approved postsecondary education centers.

     Feb 14-introduced in House
     Feb 15-to Economic Development (H)
     Feb 20-posted in committee
     Feb 22-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 23-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 26-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 27, 2007
     Feb 27-floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 28-3rd reading, passed 97-0 with floor amendment (1)
     Mar 1-received in Senate
     Mar 5-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
     Mar 6-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 7-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 7, 2007; taken from the Consent Orders of the Day; returned to Rules (S)
     Mar 8-taken from committee; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 8; 3rd reading, passed 38-0
     Mar 9-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 16-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 2)

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