Local Mandate

Abortion, prohibition when fetal heartbeat detected

Abortion, sex, race, color, national origin, or disability, prohibition of

Absentee ballots, in person and mail-in

Absentee ballots, in-person and mail-in

Abuse of a corpse, penalty for

Additive manufacturing, firearms

Affordable housing trust fund, fee for recording real estate mortgage

Aggravated indecent exposure, creating offense of

Agricultural and forest products, 80,000-pound weight limit, extending to county roads

Alcohol monitoring device, use of

All-terrain vehicle, highway operation of, allowing

American Correctional Association-accredited jails, priority status to accept state prisoners

Amusement rides and attractions, rider conduct, rider responsibility

Anonymous reporting of substance, reporting, in schools

Appeals process for drugfree workplaces, public employees, industrial hemp

Assault in the third degree, firefighters, contact with bodily fluids

Assault on a service animal, first degree, inclusion of assistance animals

Assault weapon, under 21, banning sale to or ownership of

Asset seizure, law enforcement agencies, seizure by

Assistance dogs, misrepresentation, allowing investigation of

Audits of county officers, findings of improprieties, purchase of insurance requirement

Automatic recount, General Assembly and constitutional officers, election of

Automatic speed enforcement device, allowing the installation of by local ordinance

Biological evicdence, limit destruction of

Bonds and blanket bonds for shallow wells, establishment of

Born alive infants, protection of

Breast-feeding locations, penalty for restrictions or interference, establish

Casino gaming, constitutional amendment for

Casino gaming, oversight of

Charitable organization, leasehold interest, exemption of

Child abuse

Child abuse, reporting of

Child pornography, under 12 years old, raise penalty for

Child sex dolls, prohibition of

Children and young adult, protection

City regulatory license fee on alcoholic beverages sales, expansion of

Class B firefighting foam, training and testing, discontinued

Coal severance receipts, distribution of

Commissioner, election of, automatic recount in

Commissioner of Agriculture, regulation of dog vendors

Common interest communities, unit owners associations, rights and obligations

Consolidated local governments, clarify powers of cities within

Constables and deputies, restrict police powers of, without certification

Constitutional amendment, age requirement, persons seeking elected office

Constitutional amendment, General Assembly, terms of members, extension of

Constitutional amendment proposal, ballot access, gaming

Construction contractor, exemption

Counties, occupational license taxes

Counties, surplus, disposal methods

County board of elections, reasons for vacancy, recommendation of replacement

County detectives, require certification in all counties

Crime victims, leave from employment

Criminal littering, permitting unsafe amounts of mowed grass to remain on a highway

Cruelty to animals in the second degree, prohibition of all animal fighting or poisoning

Cruelty to equines, prohibition of

Deadly weapons, concealed carry without license

Deadly weapons, concealed carry without license, delete provisions

Dementia and Alzheimer's, training

Detectives employed by county attorneys, requirement for certification, allow exception

Discrimination based on pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions

Disposal of property obtained through forfeiture, restrictions on use of proceeds

Disproportionate minority contact with juvenile justice system, statistical reporting of

Disseminating personally identifiable information, minors, prohibition of

Domestic violence, torture of a dog or cat, offenses involving family members, early release

Driving under the influence, ignition interlock licenses

Drones, definition of dangerous contraband, including

Drones, payload of, include in definition of dangerous contraband

Drug paraphernalia, marijuana accessory, possession of

Early voting, omnibus bill

Earned paid sick leave provided by employers, requirement for

Election of statewide constitutional officers, change to even-numbered years


Elections, automatic recount in

elections, candidate for, recount of

Emergency medical services personnel, classification of certain crimes against as a violent offense

Employment discrimination, requirement of criminal history on job applications, prohibition

Expungement, certain Class D felonies, exceptions

Expungement, certain offenses, automatic creation

Expungement filing fee, allocation of

Expungement filing fee, reduction, $200

Expungement, past acquittals and dismissals with prejudice; allow by petition

Expungement, waiting periods for expungement of certain Class D felonies

External detainee fatality review panel, establishment of

Extreme risk protection order, firearms prohibition, petition for

Felony expungement, reckless homicide

Financial bail, limitation of

Fire districts, alternative tax structure

Firearms, comprehensive regulation of

Firearms surrender, domestic violence orders, procedures

General Assembly, eligibility age for members

Grain dealer and grain warehouse operator, requirement of

Gubernatorial line of succession, abolish, Office of Lieutenant Governor, provide ballot language

Hate crime, create criminal offense of

Hate crime, enhanced term of imprisonment for

Hate crime offense, creation of


Health professional boards, suspected insurance fraud, required reporting by

Herion trafficking, clarification of penalty

Highway funding, omnibus revisions

Immigration laws, enforcement of, requiring

Investments of idle funds

Jails, sentencing credit to any county inmate in a county jail

Judge of County Court in urban-county governments, abolishing

Juvenile responsibility, remove provisions on determination and treatment

Kentucky Colon Cancer Screening Program fund designation, creation of

Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund, changes to

Kentucky Mountain Regional Recreational Authority, membership and contracts

Kentucky Retirement Systems, agency cessation of participation

Kentucky Retirement Systems, public disclosure of investment contracts

Kentucky State Police, accident reports, required redaction by

Kentucky State Police, animal abuse offender registry, establishment of

Landlord and tenant, assistance animals, prohibition on misrepresentation of

Legal services, regulate

Life skills programs, allow sentence credits for

Local ABC investigators, certification as peace officers

Local government financial reporting, when and by whom to be published

Local investments

Marijuana, personal use quantity, decriminalization

Medicinal marijuana program, establish

Monetary bail, restriction of

Natural resource severance tax, eliminate transportation deduction

Natural resources severance tax, processing of limestone, loading or unloading

Needle exchange, one for one exchange, requirement of

Notaries public, registration, promulgation regarding

Off-highway vehicles, operation on public roadways

Off-road vehicles, local tax exemption

Off-road vehicles, taxation of

Operation of a motorboat or vessel under the influence

Ordinances for animal shelter standards, outdoor sheltering and care of dogs, dog licenses

Outdoor animals, requisite care to be provided

Paid maternity leave for employees, employers with fifty or more employees

Parole sanction, supervision continuation in lieu of revocation

Peace officer certification, revocation of

Personal information, requirements for the release of

Probationers, technical violations and absconding, graduated sanctions for

Procurement, increase small purchase limit and amend publication requirement

Property tax, homestead exemption, disabled veterans, proposed constitutional amendment

Property taxes, recall and election process, procedural adjustment

Property used in the deployment of advanced broadband technologies, property tax exemption

Public contracts, Kentucky Buy American Act, compliance with

Public finance, bonds and leases, publication and methods of notice, conform

Quarterly solid waste action reports, complaints, investigations and actions

Reemployment after retirement, restrictions on city elected officials

Regulatory license fee for alcoholic beverages

Remittance of county clerk fees, candidates for city office, removal of

Requirements for structural steel welding

Residential rental, criminal mischief, penalty

Responsible use cannabis program, establishment of

Restaurant tax, portion to be used for tourism infrastructure

Restaurant tax, protion to be used for tourism infrastructure

Restoration of voting rights, constitutional process of granting

Retirement and pensions, violation of fiduciary or ethical duties

Self-referral of services payable under Motor Vehicle Reparations Act, prohibition of

Service fees, sheriff, increase in

Severance tax, transportation expense deduction, elimination of

Sexual crimes against animals, animal control officer, peace officer powers

Sexual crimes against, cretion of offense of

Sexual endangerment of a child, crime, creation of

Sexual orientation and gender identity discrimination, prohibition of

Sexual orientation and gender identity, prohibition of discrimination

Sheltered workshop employment, employee, redefining

Sheriffs, impounded vehicles, fees for

Special grand jury, convening of, childhood sexual assault or abuse across multiple circuits

Special purpose governmental entities, review of fee and tax increases, requiring

Sports wagering, licensing of

Sports wagering, provisions for

State Board of Elections, extend voting rights to 16- and 17-year-olds, school and local elections

State minimum wage, increase

State retirement systems, LOD payments to a surviving spouse not reduced if remarried

Statute of limitations, childhood sexual abuse, criminal and civil actions

Strangulation, felony, creating

Strangulation, offense of, creating

Tax credits, economic development programs, modifying provisions of

Terms of members, limit

Terroristic threatening in the second degree, Class C felony enhancement

Tourist commission, requirement for training for collection of taxes

Training, strangulation

Underground Facility Damage Prevention Act of 1994, amending of, mandatory membership

Unemployment insurance, change weekly benefits

Unemployment insurance, weekly benefits, changing

Unlawful storage of a firearm, prohibition of

Vaping awareness, provide

Veteran service organization, exemption from property tax

Violent offender statute, add hate crimes

Voting hours, extension of

Voting hours, extension of, in counties of 90,000 or more population

Wae discrimination, on basis of sex, race, or national origin, prohibition

Wagering, taxation on

Welding by mechanical engineers, exclusions from strructural streel welding

Work Schedules for employees, requirements of

Workers' compensation, psychological injuries

Wrongful discharge

Last updated: 11/9/2023 3:07 PM (EST)