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HB 203 (BR 514) - S. Riggs

     AN ACT relating to the Local Government Economic Development Program.
     Amend KRS 42.4588 to change the administration of the multicounty Local Government Economic Development Program by removing it from the Cabinet for Economic Development and placing it in the Governor's Office for Local Development; amend KRS 42.4595, 42.460, 11A.233, 154.12-224, and 154.12-225 to conform; to confirm Executive Order 2008-602.


     SCA (1, D. Thayer) - Create a new section of KRS Chapter 11 and a new section of KRS Chapter 12 to require that executive orders issued by the Governor be numbered in consecutive numerical order by date of issuance and be filed electronically with the Secretary of State; to require the co-chairs of the Legislative Research Commission to refer each order to a committee within 5 working days of receipt by the Commission; permit a committee to review an order within 90 days following referral by the co-chairs of the Commission; require the committee to report its comments to the Commission for transmittal to the General Assembly; establish that executive orders expire 90 days after the end of the term of the Governor who issued the executive order; establish that an executive order may be adopted, overridden, or amended by legislative enactment; establish that 90 days after the end of the term of office of the governor or of a statewide elected official, executive orders and administrative orders created respectively by such officials shall expire.

     SCA (2/Title, D. Thayer) - Make title amendment.

     Feb 3-introduced in House
     Feb 6-to Local Government (H)
     Feb 9-posted in committee
     Feb 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     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 98-0
     Feb 24-received in Senate
     Feb 26-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
     Mar 9-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
     Mar 10-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules as a Consent Bill
     Mar 13-recommitted to State & Local Government (S); reported favorably, to Rules as a Consent bill with committee amendments (1) and (2-title) ; placed in the Orders of the Day; 3rd reading, passed 38-0 with committee amendments (1) and (2-title) ; received in House

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