House Concurrent Resolution 168

Last Action posted in committee
Title A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION claiming sovereignty over powers not granted to the federal government by the United States Constitution; serving notice to the federal government to cease mandates beyond its authority; and stating Kentucky's position that federal legislation that requires states to comply under threat of loss of federal funding should be prohibited or repealed.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1602
Sponsors J. Stacy, K. Bratcher, J. Comer Jr., J. DeCesare, A. Koenig, S. Lee, B. Montell, L. Napier, D. Osborne, A. Webb-Edgington, S. Westrom, A. Wuchner
Summary of Original Version Declare state sovereignty over powers not given to the the federal government by the U. S. Constitution; demand the federal government to cease mandates beyond constitutionally delegated powers; prohibit federal legislation requiring state passage of laws under threat of penalties or sanctions; direct the Clerk to distribute copies of the Resolution.
Index Headings of Original Version Constitution, U.S. - Tenth Amendment, state sovereignty
Federal Laws and Regulations - Constitution, U.S., state sovereignty
United States - Mandates, federal, under the U.S. Constitution


  • introduced in House
  • to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
  • posted in committee

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