House Bill 510

Actions | Amendments
Last Action signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 149)
Title AN ACT relating to land surveying.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1807
Sponsor T. Thompson
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 322.010 to clarify that "land surveying" includes preparing new physical descriptions for use in legal instruments affecting real property or property rights, for either new or existing parcels or tracts of land; exclude from this definition the preparation of a physical description that refers to only the tract, parcel, lot, block, or unit number of any subdivision, or other summary identifier appearing on a properly recorded plat of record; limit the exclusion to physical descriptions that do not otherwise delineate the boundaries of the identified tract, parcel, or lot by any other means or method.
Index Headings of Original Version Engineers and Surveyors - Metes and bounds descriptions, only licensed land surveyors to perform
Licensing - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by
Occupations and Professions - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by
Property - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by
Proposed Amendments House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2
Senate Committee Substitute 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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02/11/08
  • introduced in House
02/12/08
  • to Licensing & Occupations (H)
02/15/08
  • posted in committee
02/20/08
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
02/21/08
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/26/08
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 27, 2008
02/27/08
  • floor amendment (1) filed
03/05/08
  • floor amendment (2) filed
03/06/08
  • 3rd reading, passed 93-2 with floor amendment (2)
03/07/08
  • received in Senate
03/11/08
  • to Licensing, Occupations and Administrative Regulations (S)
03/18/08
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
03/19/08
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
04/02/08
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for April 2, 2008
  • 3rd reading, passed 38-0 with Committee Substitute
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
04/14/08
  • taken from Rules
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute
  • House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute
  • passed 96-0
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
04/15/08
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
04/24/08
  • signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 149)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor J. Hoover
Summary Exclude from the definition of "land surveying" the preparation of new physical written descriptions and replace with language referencing the preparation of new survey descriptions; delete language specifying that the preparation of such descriptions constitute "land surveying" irrespective of whether or not the descriptions delineate new parcels or tracts of land or existing parcels of or tracts of land; add language exempting the preparation of a physical description that references a deed of record.
Index Headings Engineers and Surveyors - Metes and bounds descriptions, only licensed land surveyors to perform
Licensing - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by
Occupations and Professions - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by
Property - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor J. Hoover
Summary Exclude from the definition of "land surveying" the preparation of new physical written descriptions and replace with language referencing the preparation of survey descriptions; delete language specifying that the preparation of such descriptions constitutes "land surveying" irrespective of whether or not the descriptions delineate new parcels or tracts of land or existing parcels of or tracts of land; add language exempting the preparation of a physical description that references a deed of record.
Index Headings Engineers and Surveyors - Metes and bounds descriptions, only licensed land surveyors to perform
Licensing - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by
Occupations and Professions - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by
Property - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions except delete language that excludes the preparation of a physical description that identifies and describes the tract, parcel, or lot by reference to a properly recorded plat of record or a deed of record from the definition of "land surveying" on the condition that the description does not delineate the tract's, parcel's, or lot's boundaries.
Index Headings Engineers and Surveyors - Metes and bounds descriptions, only licensed land surveyors to perform
Licensing - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by
Occupations and Professions - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by
Property - Land surveyors, metes and bound descriptions to be exclusively performed by

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