House Bill 177

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Last Action signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 24)
Title AN ACT relating to certified public accountants.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Bill Request Number 317
Sponsor J. Miller
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 325.220 to define "peer review" as designed to promote quality in "accounting and auditing services"; change "peer review committee" to " sponsoring organization"; amend KRS 325.301 to allow an out-of-state CPA firm to perform attest services within Kentucky; exempt out-of-state CPA firms from paying the initial application fee; require firms to grant the Accountancy Board access to peer review documents maintained in Facilitated State Board Access; allow the board to appoint a peer review oversight committee to monitor the peer review program; amend KRS 325.340 to allow the board to privately reprimand CPAs and CPA firms; allow CPAs and CPA firms to apply to have minor violations removed from their professional record after ten years; limit a licensee from having his or her record expunged more than once.
Index Headings of Original Version Accountants - CPA firms, attest services performed by
Licensing - CPA firms, attest services performed by
Occupations and Professions - CPA firms, attest services performed by
Proposed Amendments Senate Committee Substitute 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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01/11/18
  • introduced in House
01/17/18
  • to State Government (H)
01/18/18
  • reassigned to Licensing, Occupations, & Admin Regs (H)
01/19/18
  • posted in committee
02/07/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
02/08/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, February 9, 2018
02/09/18
  • 3rd reading, passed 87-0
02/12/18
  • received in Senate
02/15/18
  • to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
02/27/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
02/28/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/05/18
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 6, 2018
03/06/18
  • 3rd reading, passed 38-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
03/07/18
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
03/08/18
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute
03/09/18
  • House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute
  • passed 84-0
03/12/18
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
03/23/18
  • signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 24)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except amend KRS 325.301 to adjust the headings in subsection (2).
Index Headings Accountants - CPA firms, attest services performed by
Licensing - CPA firms, attest services performed by
Occupations and Professions - CPA firms, attest services performed by

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