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HB 309 (BR 1190) - S. Riggs, K. Bratcher, H. Collins, B. DeWeese, D. Floyd, K. Hall, M. Harmon, Ji. Lee, D. Osborne, T. Pullin, S. Santoro, A. Webb-Edgington, R. Weston

     AN ACT relating to salvage motor vehicle titles.
     Amend KRS 186A.520 to exclude the cost of airbags from the calculation of damages that determine whether a vehicle meets the 75% damaged threshold to be classified as a salvage vehicle.


     HCS - Retain original provisions; insert provision that requires insurers to pay for airbag reinstallation in accordance with the terms and conditions of individual insurance policies.

     SCS - Clarify that the total costs payable by an insurer shall not exceed the total retail value of the vehicle; amend KRS 186A.540 to establish that individuals or dealers are only responsible for disclosing damages to a motor vehicle of which they have direct knowledge and that occurred while in their possession.

     SCA (1/Title, E. Harris) - Make title amendment.

     SFA (1, G. Tapp) - Make Section 1 on the damage calculation for salvage titles on motor vehicles effective October 1, 2009.

     Feb 5-introduced in House
     Feb 6-to Transportation (H)
     Feb 13-posted in committee
     Feb 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 25-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 26, 2009
     Feb 27-3rd reading, passed 91-1 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 2-received in Senate
     Mar 4-to Transportation (S)
     Mar 6-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Transportation (S)
     Mar 9-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 10-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Mar 11-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 11, 2009; taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day; 3rd reading, passed 36-2 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title), floor amendment (1); received in House
     Mar 12-posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title), floor amendment (1); House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title), floor amendment (1) ; passed 94-0; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Mar 13-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Mar 20-signed by Governor (Act ch. 54)

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