House Bill 246

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Last Action signed by Governor (Acts ch. 157)
Title AN ACT relating to the promotion of alternative energy.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Bill Request Number 230
Sponsors R. Adkins, L. Clark, T. Burch, L. Combs, W. Coursey, B. DeWeese, K. Flood, D. Ford, J. Gooch Jr., D. Graham, K. Hall, J. Hoover, J. Jenkins, M. King, M. Marzian, T. McKee, C. Miller, R. Nelson, M. Nemes, F. Nesler, R. Palumbo, J. Richards, S. Riggs, S. Rudy, S. Santoro, J. Short, K. Sinnette, W. Stone, J. Tilley, J. Wayne, A. Webb-Edgington, B. Yonts
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 154.20-400 to define terms; amend KRS 154.20-410 and 154.20-415 to expand the types of alternative and renewable energy qualifying for incentives; amend KRS 154.27-010 to define terms; amend KRS 154.27-020 to expand the types of alternative fuels, renewable energy, energy storage, and component manufacturing facilities qualifying for incentives; amend KRS 139.480 to exempt sales of some geothermal drilling supplies and tools from sales and use tax; EFFECTIVE August 1, 2012.
Index Headings of Original Version Fiscal Note - Geothermal drilling supplies, exemption provided for sales of
Energy - Geothermal drilling supplies, sales tax exemption provided for
Energy - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Fuel - Alternative fuels production and storage, expand incentives for
Minerals and Mining - Alternative fuels production, expand incentives for
Taxation - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Income--Corporate - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Income--Individual - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Sales and Use - Geothermal drilling supplies, exemption provided for sales of
Coal - Alternative fuels production, expand incentives for
Economic Development - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Effective Dates, Delayed - Alternative energy, promotion of, August 1, 2012
Proposed Amendments House Floor Amendment 1
Senate Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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01/11/12
  • introduced in House
01/12/12
  • to Tourism Development & Energy (H)
01/24/12
  • posted in committee
01/26/12
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
01/27/12
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, January 30, 2012
01/31/12
  • floor amendment (1) filed
02/01/12
  • 3rd reading, passed 94-0
02/02/12
  • received in Senate
02/07/12
  • to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
  • taken from Appropriations & Revenue (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
02/08/12
  • taken from Appropriations & Revenue (S)
  • 2nd reading
  • returned to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
04/12/12
  • reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) as a Consent Bill
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, April 12, 2012
  • 3rd reading, passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
  • House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
  • passed 91-0
  • enrolled, signed by each presiding officer
  • delivered to Governor
04/23/12
  • signed by Governor (Acts ch. 157)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor B. Farmer
Summary Urge the President of the United States and the United States Congress to grant approvals necessary to begin construction of the Keystone XL pipeline project as soon as possible.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Geothermal drilling supplies, exemption provided for sales of
Energy - Geothermal drilling supplies, sales tax exemption provided for
Energy - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Fuel - Alternative fuels production and storage, expand incentives for
Minerals and Mining - Alternative fuels production, expand incentives for
Taxation - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Income--Corporate - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Income--Individual - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Sales and Use - Geothermal drilling supplies, exemption provided for sales of
Coal - Alternative fuels production, expand incentives for
Economic Development - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Effective Dates, Delayed - Alternative energy, promotion of, August 1, 2012

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Delete original provisions; amend KRS 141.381 to extend the program expiration date to April 15, 2017.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Geothermal drilling supplies, exemption provided for sales of
Energy - Geothermal drilling supplies, sales tax exemption provided for
Energy - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Fuel - Alternative fuels production and storage, expand incentives for
Minerals and Mining - Alternative fuels production, expand incentives for
Taxation - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Income--Corporate - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Income--Individual - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Sales and Use - Geothermal drilling supplies, exemption provided for sales of
Coal - Alternative fuels production, expand incentives for
Economic Development - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Effective Dates, Delayed - Alternative energy, promotion of, August 1, 2012

Amendment Senate Committee Amendment 1
Sponsor B. Leeper
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Geothermal drilling supplies, exemption provided for sales of
Energy - Geothermal drilling supplies, sales tax exemption provided for
Energy - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Fuel - Alternative fuels production and storage, expand incentives for
Minerals and Mining - Alternative fuels production, expand incentives for
Taxation - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Income--Corporate - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Income--Individual - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Taxation, Sales and Use - Geothermal drilling supplies, exemption provided for sales of
Coal - Alternative fuels production, expand incentives for
Economic Development - Incentives, expand for alternative fuels production and storage
Effective Dates, Delayed - Alternative energy, promotion of, August 1, 2012

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