Senate Bill 260

Last Action to State Government (H)
Title AN ACT relating to gubernatorial appointments.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 974
Sponsor R. Stivers II
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 11.160 to clarify procedure for confirmation of appointments made by the Governor and to delete provisions related to confirmation by the House of Representatives of appointments made by the Governor; amend KRS 342.213 to prohibit the Governor from taking action on any appointment of an administrative law judge, workers' compensation board member, or member of the Workers' Compensation Nominating Commission if the term of the Governor expires prior to the term of the position being filled.
Index Headings of Original Version General Assembly - Procedure for confirmation of appointments by the Governor, amendment of
Governor - Appointments, revisions relating to
Workers' Compensation - Acting upon appointments, restrictions on Governor
Confirmation of Appointments - Procedure for General Assembly confirmation, amendment of
Boards and Commissions - Confirmation of appointments, procedure for General Assembly
Votes Vote History


  • introduced in Senate
  • to State & Local Government (S)
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 14, 2016
  • taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day
  • 3rd reading, passed 36-2
  • received in House
  • to State Government (H)

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