Local Government

911 emergency services, funding of, allowable expenditures for

911 fees, collection of by local governments

Area development districts, board and staff responsibilities

Area planning councils, gender-neutral language, added to

Blighted property, eminent domain proceedings

Cannabis, local regulation of

Carbon emission allowances, allocation of, counties with coal-fired units, Clean Air Act

Carbon emission allowances, allocation of, counties with decreased coal jobs, Clean Air Act

Cell tower placement, when PSC to be notified

Cities, annexation, grant of standing for lawsuits regarding

Cities, governance, wards, hybrid system

Cities, police, oaths

Cities, property, disposition of

Cities, transfers between governmental agencies, newspaper bids, exemptions

Cities, war memorial commissions, alternative

City annexation, territory contiguous to corporate boundaries within another county, process for

Coal severance tax revenues, distribution of all revenues to counties

Code enforcement, administrative procedures

Code enforcement, omnibus revisions

Commercial activities, constitutional amendment

Consolidated local governments, powers of cities within, clarification of

Constable, constitutional amendment allowing legislative body of county to abolish office of

Constitutional rights, protection of

Construction of educational buildings, prevailing wage, elimination of

Contracts, Kentucky Buy American Act, compliance with

Coroners, initial training, established at 40 hours

County consolidation, process for

County judge/executive, temporary rentals of space for certain offices

Day reporting programs, usage of

Deputy coroners, suspension of, failure to complete required training

Detection of deception examination licensing, government employees exempt from

Displacement of waste haulers, public hearing and notice requirement for

Dogs, breed ban, prohibition of

Economic impact of adventure tourism, Legislative Research Commission to study

Emergency medical services providers, death benefits

Enforcement of immigration law, requirement

Excess sheriffs fees, not to be turned over in certain counties

External detainee Fatality Review Panel, establishment of

Federal low income housing tax credit, application process

Federal low-income housing tax credit, application process

Fire departments, financial and administrative reports required

Fire departments reporting to Fire Commission in lieu of DLG, Fire Commission to report to LRC

Fire districts, dissolution

Fire districts, trustees and elections

Fire protection and volunteer fire department districts in consolidated local government, tax rates

Fire protection, service areas

Firefighters, Firefighters Foundation Program, hours of training, setting of by Fire Commission

Fireworks, seasonal sales dates, expansion of

Government property, concealed deadly weapons, permit holders, lift prohibitions on

Gray water reductions systems, political subdivisions prohibited from limiting use of

Health and fitness incentive program, participation in

Incentive program for emergency services personnel

Interlocal agreements, amendment process to modify membership

Interlocal agreements, documentation, when required

Investments, expansion of permitted investments, limitations

Jailer compensation, duties, reporting, fiscal court to act.

Kentucky Mountain Trail Authority, create and enable participation

License tax, exemption for certain entities

Local burn ban ordinances, prescribed fire, exemption for

Local government economic assistance fund, distribution adjustments

Local government economic assistance fund, distribution adjustments relating to coal severance tax

Local government economic development fund, distribution adjustments relating to coal severance tax

Local option elections, deletion of the seven-year wait period for

Local option elections, petition requirements for

Local option sales and use tax, amendment of method for imposition for cities and counties

Local option sales and use tax, constitutional amendment to allow

Local option sales and use tax, enabling

Local option sales and use tax, provisions relating to application in annexed areas, amendment of

Local option sales tax, electricity and fuels exemption

Local option sales tax, retailer exemption

Maintenance of burial grounds

Marriage solemnization, performance of

Minority citizens, employed or appointed by consolidated local government, percentage required

Motor fuel tax, local revenue sharing formula, revisions

Municipal electric authority, creation of

Municipal utilities, exempt from approval of fees unless mandated by statute or ordinance

National County Government Month, recognizing

Needle exchange, one for one exchange, requirement of

Nonprofit fire departments, exclusion from requirements of KRS Chapter 65A

Notary fees, remove limitation on certain actions.

Office of Inspector General in Department for Local Government, relationship to

Office of Judge of County Court, eliminated in merged county and city governments

Officers, County clerks, real property filing requirements in Kenton County, repeal of 1860 Act

Open Records Act, definition of public agency, exemption

Personnel, firearms controls in course of official duties

Planning and zoning, appeals, requirement of supersedeas bond

Police officer supplement, increase

Police, peace officer professional standards training, hours of training, setting of by KLEC

Prevailing wage requirement, opting out of

Professional firefighters supplement, increase

Prohibition of breed specific ordinances, policies, regulations on dogs

Property tax, exemptions for certain data centers

Property valuation administrator, fee for services, reasonable, allowed

Public-private partnerships, framework for use thereof by local government

Public-private partnerships, prevailing wage requirements

Public-private partnerships, prevailing wages, exclusions from

Public-private partnerships, prohibitions on political contributions

Public-private partnerships, public notice of unsolicited proposals

Purchasing, local bidder, preference for

PVA records, exemption of small businesses from calculation of certain fees

PVA records, exemption of small records requests from calculation of certain fees

Qualified volunteer fire department allotment, increase

Reimbursements, annual supplement police and firefighter increase

Restaurant tax, levy, purposes, calculation, and distribution

Retail or wholesale sale of commercial products

Retail or wholesale sale of commercial products, public notice required

Sanitation districts, taxation only of direct use of system

School official, liability, civil actions

Seed regulation, state preemption of

Seeds, clarify labeling, germination, sell by references

Seeds, describe labeling, germination, sell by references

Sex offenders, presence on publically owned playground, prohibition of

Solid waste management facilities, use of by cities in consolidated local government

Special audit or examination of cities, billed at actual expense

Special purpose governmental entities, review of fee and tax increases by city or county required

Speed bumps, local government requirements for

Spill preparedness grant program, establishment of

State/Executive Branch Budget

Tax increment financing, definition of qualifying mixed use development, expansions of

Transient room tax, application to stays of 30 days or less

TVA in-lieu-of-tax payments, direction to economic development activities

Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, statewide applicability of

Urban counties, waste management, displacement, advertisements for urban services district

Urban-county government, local transient room tax, increase

Urban-county governments, transient room tax

Vehicles , natural gas fuel for government fleets, incentives

Volunteer fire departments, budget and audit reporting requirements

Volunteer firefighter allotment from Fire Commission, increase to $11,000

Waste management boards, consolidated local government, makeup of board in county containing

Waste management, displacement, definition of

Waste management, displacement, process

Waste management, fees and access to facilities by cities

Last updated: 1/16/2019 3:08 PM (EST)