House Bill 57

Last Action to State & Local Government (S)
Title AN ACT relating to honoring military service.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 346
Sponsors M. Cherry, L. Clark, T. Couch, M. Denham, T. Edmonds, D. Graham, K. Hall, T. McKee, C. Miller, R. Palumbo, J. Richards, S. Riggs, T. Riner, T. Thompson, J. Tilley, R. Wilkey
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 18A.150 to expand the state hiring preference honoring military service; require the adding of five or ten preference points to a military-connected individual's examination score used for state hiring in classified positions; permit the total of an examination score and preference points to exceed 100; require that a register certificate of finalists for a state job identify all finalists entitled to preference points, whether or not an examination is actually a part of the selection method; require that an employing state agency offer an interview to all finalists entitled to preference points unless five or more of the finalists are entitled preference points, in which case, the employing state agency shall offer an interview to no fewer than five.
Index Headings of Original Version Military Affairs and Civil Defense - Veterans state hiring preference, expansion of
State Agencies - Veterans hiring preference, expansion of
State Employees - Veterans hiring preference, expansion of
Veterans' Affairs - Hiring preference, expansion of
Votes Vote History


  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
  • To: Interim Joint Committee on Seniors, Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection
  • introduced in House
  • to State Government (H)
  • reassigned to Seniors, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
  • posting waived
  • posted in committee
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, January 18, 2008
  • 3rd reading, passed 97-0
  • received in Senate
  • to State & Local Government (S)

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