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SB 196 (BR 1263) - R. Stivers II

     AN ACT relating to permitting for industrial energy facilities.
     Amend KRS 224.01-010 to define "industrial energy facility"; amend KRS 224.10-225 to make industrial energy facilities eligible for one-stop shopping for environmental permits; amend 224.10-470 to require that permitting appeals skip the circuit court level and be heard by the Court of Appeals; amend KRS 278.700 to exempt industrial energy facilities from Siting Board approval.


     SCS - Amend KRS 224.10-470 to change venue for review of final orders of the Environmental and Public Protection Cabinet for an industrial energy facility from the Court of Appeals to the Circuit Court located in the county where the industrial energy facility is proposed to be located.

     SFA (1, E. Scorsone) - Remove industrial energy facility exemption from Kentucky State Board on Electric Generation and Transmission Siting review.

     HFA (1, T. Pullin) - Delete other useful products from the definition of "industrial energy facility."

     HFA (2, R. Webb) - Require a NEPA environmental assessment or environmental impact statement for industrial energy facility to be exempt from Siting Board purview.

     Feb 15-introduced in Senate
     Feb 20-to Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)
     Feb 27-taken from committee; 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 28-2nd reading; returned to Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)
     Mar 1-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute ; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Mar 5-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 5, 2007; 3rd reading; floor amendment (1) defeated ; passed 36-1 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 6-received in House
     Mar 7-to Natural Resources & Environment (H); reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 8-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 9, 2007; floor amendments (1) and (2) filed
     Mar 9-3rd reading, passed 97-0 with floor amendment (1) ; received in Senate; posted for passage for concurrence in House floor amendment (1) ; Senate concurred in House floor amendment (1) ; passed 35-0
     Mar 12-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 23-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 73)

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