House Bill 500

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Last Action signed by Governor (Acts ch. 117)
Title AN ACT relating to the regulation of firearms, firearms parts and accessories, ammunition, and ammunition components.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1781
Sponsors B. Damron, T. Mills, R. Adams, R. Adkins, J. Arnold Jr., L. Belcher, J. Bell, K. Bratcher, D. Butler, J. Carney, M. Cherry, L. Clark, H. Collins, L. Combs, T. Couch, W. Coursey, R. Crimm, J. DeCesare, M. Denham, B. DeWeese, T. Edmonds, C. Embry Jr., J. Fischer, D. Floyd, D. Ford, J. Glenn, J. Gooch Jr., J. Greer, S. Gregory, K. Hall, R. Henderson, J. Hoover, D. Horlander, B. Housman, R. Huff, W. Hurt, D. Keene, T. Kerr, K. King, M. King, J. Lee, S. Lee, D. Mayfield, T. McKee, M. Meredith, C. Miller, B. Montell, T. Moore, L. Napier, R. Nelson, F. Nesler, D. Osborne, S. Overly, R. Palumbo, T. Pullin, R. Quarles, M. Rader, R. Rand, J. Richards, S. Riggs, C. Rollins II, B. Rowland, S. Rudy, S. Santoro, J. Short, K. Sinnette, R. Smart, J. Stacy, F. Steele, J. Stewart III, W. Stone, G. Stumbo, T. Thompson, J. Tilley, T. Turner, A. Webb-Edgington, S. Westrom, A. Wuchner, B. Yonts, J. York
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 65.870 which limits cities and counties from having local firearms ordinances to expand the units of government and public agencies covered, expand limitations on local action, and provide that parties may sue to enjoin violations.
Index Headings of Original Version Firearms and Weapons - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Public Authorities - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Public Officers and Employees - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Special Districts - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Consolidated Local Governments - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Cities - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Civil Actions - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Counties - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Counties, Urban - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Local Mandate - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Proposed Amendments House Floor Amendment 1
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Actions

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02/28/12
  • introduced in House
02/29/12
  • to Judiciary (H)
03/01/12
  • posted in committee
03/07/12
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
03/08/12
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 9, 2012
  • floor amendment (1) filed
03/13/12
  • floor amendment (1) withdrawn
03/14/12
  • 3rd reading, passed 88-8
03/15/12
  • received in Senate
03/19/12
  • to Judiciary (S)
03/22/12
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
03/23/12
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/26/12
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 26, 2012
  • 3rd reading, passed 34-2
03/27/12
  • received in House
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
03/30/12
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
04/11/12
  • signed by Governor (Acts ch. 117)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor A. Webb-Edgington
Summary Create new sections of KRS Chapter 237 relating to firearms, ammunition, and firearms accessories made in Kentucky, marked "made in Kentucky," and used in Kentucky to specify that these items are exempt from federal law; specify that the exemption does not apply to machine guns, silencers, exploding ammunition, and firearms with a bore of 1.5 inches; name law the "Kentucky Firearms Freedom Act."
Index Headings Firearms and Weapons - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Public Authorities - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Public Officers and Employees - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Special Districts - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Consolidated Local Governments - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Cities - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Civil Actions - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Counties - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Counties, Urban - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on
Local Mandate - Local firearms ordinances and restrictions, limits on

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