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HB 20 (BR 82) - C. Siler, J. Greer, C. Miller, T. Moore

     AN ACT relating to Kentucky State Parks.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 148 to provide qualified Kentucky residents who are permanently and totally disabled veterans an exemption from the relevant overnight accommodations rate at any Kentucky State Park, Sunday through Thursday of each week; require the exemption to apply to a maximum of three overnight stays per calendar year at lodge rooms and campsites at any Kentucky State Park; limit reservations during peak months to ten consecutive days; require the exemption to be subject to space availability; require the Department of Parks to promulgate administrative regulations relating to the proof of eligibility for persons entitled to the exemption.


     HCS - Retain original provisions; limit visitations during peak periods to Sunday through Thursday; delineate that administrative regulations shall be promulgated to define peak periods, establish a ten day reservation window, and define applicable lodgings.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Sep 24-To: Interim Joint Committee on Seniors, Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection
     Jan 6-introduced in House
     Jan 7-to Seniors, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
     Feb 9-posted in committee
     Feb 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 12-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, February 23, 2009
     Feb 23-3rd reading, passed 97-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 24-received in Senate
     Feb 26-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)

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