House Bill 31

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Last Action received in Senate
Title AN ACT relating to eminent domain and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 168
Sponsors J. Tilley, D. Floyd, D. Graham, J. Kay, K. King, M. Marzian, T. Mills, B. Montell, J. Wayne
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 278.502 to condition the exercise of condemnation authority upon approval of the Public Service Commission, which may be given only after review of delineated statutory criteria.
Index Headings of Original Version Eminent Domain and Condemnation - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Energy - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Oil and Natural Gas - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
State Agencies - Public Service Commission, review of pipeline condemnation authority requests
Civil Actions - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Civil Procedure - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2
House Floor Amendment 3
House Floor Amendment 4
House Floor Amendment 5
House Floor Amendment 6
House Floor Amendment 7
House Floor Amendment 8
Votes Vote History

Actions

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09/16/13
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
10/02/13
  • To: Interim Joint Committee on Energy Special Subcommittee
01/07/14
  • introduced in House
  • to Judiciary (H)
02/18/14
  • posting waived
02/26/14
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
02/27/14
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
03/04/14
  • floor amendment (2-title) filed
03/06/14
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 7, 2014
  • floor amendments (3) and (4) filed to Committee Substitute
03/10/14
  • floor amendment (5) filed
03/12/14
  • floor amendment (6) filed to Committee Substitute
03/14/14
  • floor amendment (7) filed to Committee Substitute
03/17/14
  • floor amendment (6) withdrawn
03/20/14
  • floor amendment (8) filed to Committee Substitute
03/21/14
  • 3rd reading
  • floor amendment (4) defeated
  • passed 75-16 with Committee Substitute, floor amendments (2-title) and (8)
03/24/14
  • received in Senate

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Replace original bill text with provisions to amend KRS 278.502 to exclude natural gas liquids from the definition of oil or gas or oil and gas products as used in that statute; include transitional provision making the bill's provision retroactive to cover any eminent domain action filed under KRS 278.502; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings Eminent Domain and Condemnation - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Energy - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Oil and Natural Gas - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
State Agencies - Public Service Commission, review of pipeline condemnation authority requests
Civil Actions - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Civil Procedure - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority

Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor J. Fischer
Summary Replace bill's provisions with new text amending KRS 278.502 to require that the oil or gas pipeline condemnation be for a public use in lieu of the current requirement of public service.
Index Headings Eminent Domain and Condemnation - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Energy - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Oil and Natural Gas - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
State Agencies - Public Service Commission, review of pipeline condemnation authority requests
Civil Actions - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Civil Procedure - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor J. Tilley
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Eminent Domain and Condemnation - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Energy - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Oil and Natural Gas - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
State Agencies - Public Service Commission, review of pipeline condemnation authority requests
Civil Actions - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Civil Procedure - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority

Amendment House Floor Amendment 3
Sponsor D. Floyd
Summary Replace original bill text with provisions to amend KRS 278.502 to apply only to utilities.
Index Headings Eminent Domain and Condemnation - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Energy - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Oil and Natural Gas - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
State Agencies - Public Service Commission, review of pipeline condemnation authority requests
Civil Actions - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Civil Procedure - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority

Amendment House Floor Amendment 4
Sponsor S. Miles
Summary Amend to remove the retroactivity and emergency provisions.
Index Headings Eminent Domain and Condemnation - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Energy - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Oil and Natural Gas - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
State Agencies - Public Service Commission, review of pipeline condemnation authority requests
Civil Actions - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Civil Procedure - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority

Amendment House Floor Amendment 5
Sponsor D. Floyd
Summary Replace original bill text with provisions to amend KRS 278.502 to apply only to utilities.
Index Headings Eminent Domain and Condemnation - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Energy - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Oil and Natural Gas - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
State Agencies - Public Service Commission, review of pipeline condemnation authority requests
Civil Actions - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Civil Procedure - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority

Amendment House Floor Amendment 6
Sponsor J. Tilley
Summary Amend to provide that incidental production of natural gas liquids does not disqualify an oil or gas producer from utilizing the statute's provisions.
Index Headings Eminent Domain and Condemnation - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Energy - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Oil and Natural Gas - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
State Agencies - Public Service Commission, review of pipeline condemnation authority requests
Civil Actions - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Civil Procedure - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority

Amendment House Floor Amendment 7
Sponsor T. Thompson
Summary Create a new section of KRS Chapter 278 to include in the definition of "oil and gas" any pipelines which are regulated by the federal Interstate Commerce Act and which have at least a portion of pipeline constructed in Kentucky prior to the effective date of the Act.
Index Headings Eminent Domain and Condemnation - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Energy - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Oil and Natural Gas - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
State Agencies - Public Service Commission, review of pipeline condemnation authority requests
Civil Actions - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Civil Procedure - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority

Amendment House Floor Amendment 8
Sponsor G. Stumbo
Summary Amend to provide that incidental production of natural gas liquids does not disqualify an oil or gas producer from utilizing the statute's provisions.
Index Headings Eminent Domain and Condemnation - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Energy - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Oil and Natural Gas - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
State Agencies - Public Service Commission, review of pipeline condemnation authority requests
Civil Actions - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority
Civil Procedure - Pipeline construction, limitation on condemnation authority

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