WWW Version

The hyperlink to a bill draft that precedes a summary contains the most recent version (Introduced/GA/Enacted) of the bill. If the session has ended, the hyperlink contains the latest version of the bill at the time of sine die adjournment. Note that the summary pertains to the bill as introduced, which is often different from the most recent version.

Includes opposite chamber sponsors where requested by primary sponsors of substantially similar bills in both chambers and jointly approved by the Committee on Committees of both chambers. Opposite chamber sponsors are represented in italics.

HB 536/FN/LM (BR 1462) - J. Jenkins, S. Brinkman, L. Belcher, K. Bratcher, T. Burch, L. Clark, R. Crimm, B. DeWeese, T. Firkins, J. Greer, D. Horlander, R. Meeks, C. Miller, D. Osborne, D. Owens, S. Riggs, T. Riner, J. Wayne, R. Weston

     AN ACT relating to economic development, making an appropriation therefor and declaring an emergency.
     Create a new sections of 25 of KRS Chapter 154 to establish an economic development incentive program for companies within the jurisdiction of a consolidated local government containing a city of the first class, designated under the United States Department of Commerce, United States Census Bureau North American Industry Classification System code of 336211, 336111, 336112, or 336120, that employ at least 1,000 full time persons engaged in manufacturing, that has been operating in the Commonwealth on a continuous basis for at least five years, and that has been previously approved for economic development incentives from the Commonwealth; amend KRS 141.0205 to conform; appropriate the sum of $10,000,000 from the General Fund to the Cabinet for Economic Development, Financial Incentives, for use by the Bluegrass State Skills Corporation; EMERGENCY.


     SCA (1, C. Borders) - Amend to establish that an amount not to exceed $8,000,000 during the biennium shall be deemed a necessary government expense and transferred from the General Fund Surplus Account or the Budget Reserve Trust Fund Account to fund training grants for the Bluegrass State Skills Corporation.

     Feb 16-introduced in House
     Feb 20-to Appropriations & Revenue (H); posting waived
     Feb 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 26-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 27, 2007
     Feb 28-3rd reading, passed 99-0
     Mar 1-received in Senate
     Mar 5-to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
     Mar 7-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
     Mar 8-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with committee amendment (1)
     Mar 9-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 9, 2007; 3rd reading, passed 36-0 with committee amendment (1) ; received in House; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate committee amendment (1)
     Mar 12-House concurred in Senate committee amendment (1) ; passed 98-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 23-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 91)

Vote History

Kentucky Legislature Home Page | Record Front Page