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SB 144/LM (BR 176) - D. Kelly

     AN ACT relating to reorganization.
     Amend and repeal various sections of the Kentucky Revised Statutes relating to the former Justice Cabinet, which is renamed the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet; Create Office of Drug Control Policy in the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet; delineate the independent aspects of the Department of Public Advocacy's operation within the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet; transfer the Division of Motor Vehicle Enforcement from the Transportation Cabinet to a new department in the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet; make other changes required; confirm Executive Order 2006-496, filed May 4, 2006, and Executive Order 2006-805, dated July 10, 2006.


     HCS/LM - Retain original provisions except clarify that investigations by the Cabinet's Office of Investigations are restricted to matters within the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet; direct the office to report violations to the Secretary; direct the Secretary, if required, to refer the matter to the appropriate state or federal official or agency.

     Feb 9-introduced in Senate
     Feb 13-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 15-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 16-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 20-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 21, 2006
     Feb 21-3rd reading, passed 36-1; received in House
     Feb 26-to State Government (H)
     Feb 27-posted in committee
     Mar 1-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 2-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 6-recommitted to State Government (H)
     Mar 7-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute
     Mar 8-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 9, 2007
     Mar 9-3rd reading, passed 96-2 with Committee Substitute ; received in Senate; posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute ; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute ; passed 36-0
     Mar 12-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 23-signed by Governor (Atcs Ch. 85)

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