Local Mandate


911 emergency services, funding for

911 fees, collection of by local governments

ABC, tobacco product sales to minors, include electronic cigarettes

Abortion, performance of in relation to fetal heartbeat detection

Abortion, prohibition at 20 weeks of fetal development

Abortion, ultrasound requirements

Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia

Appeals of planning and zoning decisions, timeline and bond requirements for

Asset forfeiture, disposal of methamphetamine contaminated vehicles

Automated business record falsification devices or zappers, possession prohibited

Baseball and softball fields, fencing in front of dugout, requirement for

Bees and hives, inclusion in livestock and poultry disease control disposal protocols

Boating safety, electric shock drowning prevention, marina requirements for

Cable television providers, contracts or franchise agreements with

Cannabidiol, use and possession of

Capital sentencing system, omnibus revisions to

Casino gaming, authorization to approve

Casino gaming, licensing of

Certificate of driving, establishment of

Charter school, requirements for

Child pornography, inclusion as sex crime

Cities, publication costs of delinquent taxes, proration of

City classification system reform

City Reclassification, motor vehicle licenses, date of eligibiltiy

Civil service commissions, options for adoption of, clarify

Coal combustion residuals, disposal, ground water monitoring, regulation of

Coal severance revenues, distribution

Coal severance tax receipts, amend distribution thereof through the LGEDF and LGEAF funds

Concealed carry, authority in domestic violence situations

Concealed carry license, create electronic application for

Concealed carry license for peace officers, renewal and scope of

Concealed carry license, time until issued or denied, 15 business days for electronic applications

Concealed deadly weapon license, waiver of initial application fees

Consolidated local governments, discretionary funds

Contracts, Kentucky Buy American Act, compliance with

Controlled substances, penalties and protocols relating to

Correctional facilities, payments, processes, and prohibitions relating to

Corrections officers of merged or urban-county governments, deem trained for concealed carry

County attorney traffic school program, fees in lieu of court costs

County consolidation, process for

Criminal records expungement, exclusion from public record

Cruelty to animals, indolent in fighting activities

Data breach of personal information, consumer notification of

Delinquent tax debts, absolution of personal liability upon expiration of the lien upon the property

Department for Public Health, medical cannabis, authorization and regulation of

disabled parking placards, tamper-evident material, requirements for

Disabled parking placards, tamper-evident stickers, requirements for

DNA, sample collection at arraignment, requirement for

DNA, sample collection requirement for

Dogs and cats, impoundment, temporary care of

Domestic violence, coverage of dating couples

Domestic violence proceedings, extension to dating couples

Drivers trapped in floods, liability for costs of rescue

DUI, admissibility of controlled substance testing

DUI, penalties imposed

DUI, per se level reduced from 0.08 to 0.05

DUI service fee, amount and usage of

E-cigarettes, prohibit sales, distribution, and possession by minors

Election of statewide constitutional offices, change to even-numbered year

Electric plant boards, new governing boards

Electricians, inspection requirements

Emergency 911 services, funding for

Emergency medical services protocol, requirements

Employment leave for crime victims, creation of and requirements for

Exemption from state and local property tax for certain data center

Expungement and criminal records; eligibility, process, standards, and protections

Expungement and criminal records, eligibility, process, standards, and protections

Expungement and criminal records; eligibility, process, standards, and protections

Expungement of records, criminal history

Expungements, alter requirements for

Fees, certain jailers not required to submit fees to some local governments

Felons' voting rights, constitutional amendment to provide

Fire districts, trustees

Firearms, federal laws and rules, invalidate

Firefighter, occupational disease, cancer

Firefighter, presumption for occupational disease, cancer

Fossil fired electric generating units, carbon dioxide, performance standards, regulation of

Gold Star Siblings license plates, delayed effective date, January 1, 2015

Gold Star Siblings license plates, establishment of

Good Samaritan law protection, extend to all persons

HB 408

Health care provider, amend definition

Health departments, enforcement of antismoking laws and ordinances

Heroin, trafficking in

Heroin trafficking, penalties and release authority relating to

Income benefits and attorney fees, increase

Indoor smoking, prohibition

Inmates, state prisoners, payment for

Insurance, offer plan option equivalent to Medicaid benefits

Interference on an agricultural operation, create prohibitions involving

IRS and SSA, Office of Controller to serve as liaison between state, local and federal governments

Jail officer, complaint against, required procedure

Judgment interest, calculation and allowance of

Judicial districts, creation of a family accountability, intervention, and response team

Kentucky Department of Education, compilation of required reports

Kentucky Retirement Systems, housekeeping bill

Labor organization, mandatory membership or financial support prohibited, penalty

Landscape architects, licensure and regulation of

Local boards of health, limit powers of

Local government energy project assessments, allow for the imposition thereof

Local government energy project assessments, fee to offset collection costs thereof

Local governments, authorize a local option sales and use tax levy

Local insurance premiums tax, certain political subdivisions, exempt

Local knife ordinances and restrictions, limits on

Local option election, petitioner responsible for cost of

Local property tax, amend application of HB 44 provisions

Local property tax rate, remove recall provisions for setting of

Long-term-care facilities, background and registry checks for owners and employees

Medical cannabis, authorization and regulation of

Medical parole, prisoners with substantial or chronic conditions, provision for

Medication- induced abortion, prior physical examination required

Medication-induced abortion, prior physical examination required

Methamphetamine-contaminated vehicles, disposal of seized property, clarification of definitions

Minimum wage, increase for tipped and nontipped employees and for exempted employers

Motor carrier certificates, omnibus revisions

Multiple unrelated misdemeanors or violations, expungement permitted

Municipal utilities, reporting requirements under KRS Chapter 65A

Municipalities, electricity, renewable sources required

National Firearms Act, transfer of items under

Nonmerit employees, appointment of, prior travel required

Non-violent crimes, affirmative defense, human trafficking victim

Occupational disease, presumption for types of cancers in firefighters

Offender employment and licensure, requirements applying to

Overdoses, Good Samaritan immunity for reporting of

Personal information, appropriate disposal

Possession of controlled substances, mandatory drug treatment

Private corporations, prevent operation of certain correctional facilities

Probation for public employee or officer convicted of corruption, prohibit

Proposed constitutional amendment, gaming

Proposed constitutional amendments, General Assembly sessions

Proposed constitutional amendments, General Assembly sessions, ballot language

Protective orders, stalking

Public Service Commission, election of commissioners

Public transportation, offenses against user or operator of

Quasi-governmental agencies, Department of Revenue not permitted to collect debts of

Regulatory fees, city and county imposition of

Restraining order, victim of sex offense

Restraining order, victim of sex offense, violation of

Safe drop off drugs program, local governments, reporting on and creation of

Sales of alternative nicotine, tobacco, vapor products, minors, prohibitions

Security, breach investigation procedures, development of

Sentences for multiple Class A, B, or C felonies to run consecutively

Sex, race, or national origin, wage discrimination prohibited

Sexual orientation and gender identity discrimination, prohibition of

Sexual orientation and gender identity, prohibition of discrimination

Small farm wineries, Sunday sales, authorization of

Special military service academy license plate, establishment of

Special military service academy license plates, establishment of

Special purpose governmental entities, amend reporting requirements

State Board of Elections, omnibus voter identification bill

State minimum wage, increase

State parks, local option election to sell alcoholic beverages at

Strangulation, establish offense of

Strangulation, offense of

Synthetic drugs, increase penalties for possession and trafficking of

Time of election, move to even-numbered year

Trespass, simplified remedy for elderly and vulnerable

Uniform Trust Code, adoption of

United Nations Agenda 21, local government implementation, prohibition of

Unmined minerals tax, collection, permit to extract, requirement for collection of

Valuation appraisal standards for certain older motor vehicles

Valuation appraisal standards for motor vehicles

Valuation standards for used motor vehicle, clarification

Valuation standards for used vehicle, clarification

Valuation standards for used vehicle, clarification of

Vapor products, prohibit sales, distribution, and possession by minors

Vapor products, restrict sales, distribution to minors

Volunteer fire departments, increase in levies for

Voter instructions, number of candidates to be voted for

Voyeurism, undergarments not publicly visible

Vulnerable users of a public roadway, penalties for serious physical injury or death of

Wage discrimination, prohibited on basis of sex, race, or national origin

Workers' compensation, attorneys; fees, disability awards

Workers' compensation fees, increase


Last updated: 1/16/2019 3:18 PM (EST)