House Bill 131

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Last Action recommitted to Local Government (H)
Title AN ACT relating to charter county governments.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 432
Sponsor A. Simpson
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 67.830 to equally divide local government membership and leadership of a commission for the adoption of a charter county form of government or consolidation of any agency, subdivision, department, or subdistrict providing local government services or functions; add timelines for the completion, approval, or reconsideration of a comprehensive plan for a consolidation or merger proposal.
Index Headings of Original Version Boundaries - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Cities - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Consolidated Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Counties - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
County Judge/Executives - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Courts, Fiscal - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Interlocal Cooperation - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Local Government - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Unified Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Proposed Amendments House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2
House Floor Amendment 3
House Floor Amendment 4
House Floor Amendment 5
House Floor Amendment 6

Actions

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01/06/09
  • introduced in House
01/08/09
  • to Local Government (H)
02/05/09
  • posted in committee
02/23/09
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
  • floor amendment (1) filed
02/24/09
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • floor amendment (2) filed
02/26/09
  • floor amendments (3) (4) and (5) filed
  • floor amendment (5) withdrawn
02/27/09
  • floor amendment (6) filed
03/02/09
  • recommitted to Local Government (H)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor A. Simpson
Summary Amend HB 131 to clarify city and county official membership and participation in charter county merger commission.
Index Headings Boundaries - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Cities - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Consolidated Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Counties - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
County Judge/Executives - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Courts, Fiscal - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Interlocal Cooperation - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Local Government - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Unified Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor A. Koenig
Summary Amend HB 131 allowing cities to elect not to participate in the commission, consolidation of services and functions, or charter county government process.
Index Headings Boundaries - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Cities - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Consolidated Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Counties - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
County Judge/Executives - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Courts, Fiscal - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Interlocal Cooperation - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Local Government - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Unified Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure

Amendment House Floor Amendment 3
Sponsor C. Rollins II
Summary Remove the requirement that the provisions of KRS 83A.120 be followed for a public referendum when requesting a referendum be held on the question of adopting a charter county government or any consolidation measures.
Index Headings Boundaries - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Cities - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Consolidated Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Counties - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
County Judge/Executives - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Courts, Fiscal - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Interlocal Cooperation - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Local Government - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Unified Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure

Amendment House Floor Amendment 4
Sponsor B. Montell
Summary Create a new section of KRS Chapter 67.825 to 67.875 to include charter county governments in the recall provisions for ad valorem taxes.
Index Headings Boundaries - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Cities - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Consolidated Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Counties - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
County Judge/Executives - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Courts, Fiscal - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Interlocal Cooperation - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Local Government - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Unified Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure

Amendment House Floor Amendment 5
Sponsor C. Rollins II
Summary Amend Section 1 of the bill to refer to newly created section of the bill setting out referendum process; create a new section of KRS 67.825 to 67.875 to set out the referendum process for initiating the formation of a charter county government or consolidation measures.
Index Headings Boundaries - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Cities - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Consolidated Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Counties - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
County Judge/Executives - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Courts, Fiscal - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Interlocal Cooperation - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Local Government - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Unified Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure

Amendment House Floor Amendment 6
Sponsor C. Rollins II
Summary Amend to refer to newly created section of the bill setting out referendum process; create a new section of KRS 67.825 to 67.875 to set out the referendum process for initiating the formation of a charter county government or consolidation measures.
Index Headings Boundaries - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Cities - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Consolidated Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Counties - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
County Judge/Executives - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Courts, Fiscal - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Interlocal Cooperation - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Local Government - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure
Unified Local Governments - Adopt charter county government, modify procedure

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