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SB 64 (BR 1040) - T. Jensen

     AN ACT relating to mine safety.
     Amend KRS 352.020 to require mine ventilation plans to allow for operation of mine ventilation fans in a manner and to the limit prescribed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration.


     HFA (1, B. Yonts) - Remove provisions allowing deviation from continuous operation of mine ventilation fan even if in accordance with the ventilation plan approved by the Mine Safety and Health Administration.

     HFA (2, B. Yonts) - Require that mine ventilation fan be restarted after a stoppage and run for 48 hours prior to miners reentering the mine.

     Feb 5-introduced in Senate
     Feb 9-to Natural Resources and Energy (S)
     Feb 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 12-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 23-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, February 23, 2009; 3rd reading, passed 37-0
     Feb 24-received in House
     Feb 25-to Natural Resources & Environment (H)
     Mar 3-posted in committee
     Mar 5-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 6-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 9-floor amendments (1) and (2) filed
     Mar 12-recommitted to Natural Resources & Environment (H)

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