House Bill 521

Actions | Amendments
Last Action returned to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
Title AN ACT relating to tourism development.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Bill Request Number 1407
Sponsors R. Adams, R. Adkins, K. Bratcher, L. Clark, M. Denham, T. Edmonds, J. Fischer, K. Hall, R. Henderson, B. Housman, D. Keene, T. Kerr, A. Koenig, T. McKee, R. Rand, S. Santoro, A. Simpson, A. Smith, A. Webb-Edgington, A. Wuchner
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS 148.851 to 148.860 to establish incentives for a legacy expansion project, that requires an existing tourism development project to expand, invest at least $30 million, and host a premier event to qualify for incentives.
Index Headings of Original Version Fiscal Note - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Economic Development - Create new incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Taxation - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Tourism - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
House Committee Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2
House Floor Amendment 3
House Floor Amendment 4
Votes Vote History

Actions

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02/23/09
  • introduced in House
02/24/09
  • to Tourism Development & Energy (H)
02/25/09
  • reassigned to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
03/02/09
  • posting waived
03/03/09
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2) filed
03/04/09
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 5, 2009
  • floor amendment (4) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (3) filed
03/05/09
  • 3rd reading
  • floor amendment (4) defeated
  • passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
03/06/09
  • received in Senate
03/09/09
  • to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
  • taken from committee
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
03/10/09
  • taken from committee
  • 2nd reading
  • returned to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Summary Retain original provisions; require that the amount an approved company may recover be adjusted based on the employment of Kentucky residents during the construction of the project; declare an EMERGENCY.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Economic Development - Create new incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Taxation - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Tourism - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects

Amendment House Committee Amendment 1
Sponsor R. Rand
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Economic Development - Create new incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Taxation - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Tourism - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects

Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor R. Webb
Summary Retain original provisions; delete subsection allowing different standards to be used in determining the economic impact of legacy expansion projects; add a new section to require annual reporting for all Tourism Development Act projects.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Economic Development - Create new incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Taxation - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Tourism - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor R. Webb
Summary Retain original provisions; delete subsection allowing different standards to be used in determining the economic impact of legacy expansion projects; add a new section to require annual reporting for all Tourism Development Act projects.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Economic Development - Create new incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Taxation - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Tourism - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects

Amendment House Floor Amendment 3
Sponsor L. Napier
Summary Amend KRS 148.851 to decrease the costs required for certain lodging facilities to qualify as a tourism attraction from $1,000,000 to $500,000.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Economic Development - Create new incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Taxation - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Tourism - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects

Amendment House Floor Amendment 4
Sponsor L. Napier
Summary Amend KRS 148.851 to decrease the costs required for certain lodging facilities to qualify as a tourism attraction from $1,000,000 to $500,000.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Economic Development - Create new incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Taxation - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects
Tourism - Create new tax incentives for the expansion of existing tourism projects

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