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SB 139/FN (BR 1356) - G. Neal

     AN ACT relating to the Kentucky Center for African-American Heritage.
     Create sections of KRS Chapter 171 to create a Kentucky Center for African American Heritage; provide for membership, terms, and organization; establish duties.


     SCS/FN - Retain the original provisions, except create the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage in KRS Chapter 148 rather than Chapter 171; provide for 5 board members from the public at large and 5 members from the metro Louisville area rather than 10 members from the public at large; require at least 4 members from each group to be of African American heritage; provide that the Mayor of Louisville submit 5 lists of 3 names to the Governor for appointments from the metro Louisville area; attach the Center to the Department of Tourism rather than to the Heritage Council for administrative purposes.

     Feb 12-introduced in Senate
     Feb 23-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
     Mar 2-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
     Mar 3-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute
     Mar 4-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 4, 2009; 3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 5-received in House
     Mar 6-to State Government (H)
     Mar 9-posting waived
     Mar 10-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 11-2nd reading, to Rules

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