Senate Bill 153

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 03/25/19: signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 088)
Title AN ACT relating to grain.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Fiscal Note
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 850
Sponsors P. Hornback, D. Givens, R. Girdler
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 246.120 to expand the membership of the Board of Agriculture to eighteen members; set board member terms; amend KRS 246.130 to conform; repeal and reenact KRS 251.010 to define terms as used in this chapter; create new sections of KRS Chapter 251 to establish the purpose of the provisions of the chapter; authorize the board, in conjunction with the department, to adopt and oversee policies, procedures, and programs pertaining to this chapter; require a licensee to issue scale tickets; set forth requirements related to issuing scale tickets; set forth licensing requirements for grain dealers and grain warehouse operators; authorize the board, in conjunction with the department, to promulgate administrative regulations setting forth a schedule of fees for licensed grain dealers and licensed grain warehouse operators; allow receipts collected from licensing fees to be used for expenses incurred by the Department of Agriculture; set forth requirements for surety bonds; set forth requirements to retain copies of business records; authorize the board, in conjunction with the department, to promulgate administrative regulations relating to record-keeping requirements for licensees; establish requirements to enter into forward pricing contracts; authorize the board, in conjunction with the department, to promulgate administrative regulations setting forth the information that shall be included in a forward pricing contract; require the department to conduct inspections of licensed grain warehouses and licensed grain dealers; define fund-covered grains; to set forth requirements for approval of fund-covered grains by the board; set forth requirements allowing a person to opt out of paying an assessment on fund-covered grains; establish criteria for a lien on grain; create a new section of KRS Chapter 251 to establish the powers and duties of the board in the event of a failure of a licensed grain dealer or licensed grain warehouse operator; create a new section of KRS Chapter 251 to allow an injured person to bring a civil action against the person or corporation who committed the violation; amend KRS 251.020 to establish the powers and duties of the board; authorize the board, in conjunction with the department, to promulgate administrative regulations necessary for the administration and enforcement of the chapter; allow the board to enter into cooperative agreements; take disciplinary action against any licensee or former licensee; amend KRS 251.440 to make technical corrections and to conform; set forth requirements for the department when approving a grain dealer license or a grain warehouse operator license; amend KRS 251.500 to make technical corrections; amend KRS 251.640 to clarify standards in which assessments shall be collected; amend KRS 251.650 to authorize the board to pay claims, management fees, investment fees, legal fees and administration fees; make technical corrections; amend KRS 251.660 to conform; amend 251.730 to conform; amend KRS 251.990 to establish penalties for offenses; amend KRS 64.012 to remove license fee for a grain warehouseman; repeal KRS 251.015; 251.410; 251.420; 251.430; 251.451; 251.480; 251.485; 251.490; 251.510; 251.520; 251.600; 251.610; 251.620; 251.630; 251.642; 251.670; 251.675; 251.680; 251.690; 251.700; 251.710; 251.720; 359.010; 359.020; 359.030; 359.040; 359.050; 359.060; 359.070; 359.090; 359.100; 359.110; 359.120; 359.130; 359.140; 359.150; 359.160; 359.170; 359.990; EFFECTIVE August 1, 2019.
Index Headings of Original Version Effective Dates, Delayed - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund and Board of Agriculture, August 1, 2019
Grain - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund, changes to
Agriculture - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund, changes to
Bonds of Surety - Grain dealer and grain warehouse operator, requirement of
Boards and Commissions - Board of Agriculture, membership. expansion of
Corrections Impact - Grain dealer and grain warehouse operator, requirement of
Local Mandate - Grain dealer and grain warehouse operator, requirement of
Fiscal Note - Grain dealer and grain warehouse operator, requirement of
Jump to Proposed Amendments Senate Floor Amendment 1
House Committee Substitute 1
House Floor Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

Top | Amendments
02/08/19
  • introduced in Senate
02/11/19
  • to Agriculture (S)
02/12/19
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
02/13/19
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/14/19
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 15, 2019
02/15/19
  • passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
02/19/19
  • passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
  • floor amendment (1) filed
02/20/19
  • 3rd reading, passed 34-0 with floor amendment (1)
02/21/19
  • received in House
02/22/19
  • to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
02/27/19
  • posted in committee
03/05/19
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
03/06/19
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 7, 2019
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
03/07/19
  • 3rd reading, passed 92-1 with Committee Substitute (1) and floor amendment (1)
  • received in Senate
03/12/19
  • posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute (1) and floor amendment (1) for Tuesday, March 12, 2019
  • Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute (1) and floor amendment (1)
  • Bill passed 37-0
03/13/19
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • delivered to Governor
03/25/19
  • signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 088)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor P. Hornback
Summary Retain original provisions; make technical and grammatical corrections; clarify claim values; amend KRS 251.640 to clarify terms in which the board shall reinstate the assessment; amend KRS 251.650 to establish reporting requirements of the board.
Index Headings Effective Dates, Delayed - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund and Board of Agriculture, August 1, 2019
Grain - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund, changes to
Agriculture - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund, changes to
Bonds of Surety - Grain dealer and grain warehouse operator, requirement of
Boards and Commissions - Board of Agriculture, membership, expansion of
Technical Corrections - SB 153

Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Summary Retain original provisions; clarify license requirements for grain dealers; clarify eligibility for coverage by the fund, make technical correction; remove felony penalties.
Index Headings Technical Corrections - SB 153/HCS 1
Effective Dates, Delayed - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund and Board of Agriculture, August 1, 2019
Grain - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund, changes to
Agriculture - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund, changes to
Bonds of Surety - Grain dealer and grain warehouse operator, requirement of
Boards and Commissions - Board of Agriculture, membership, expansion of
Technical Corrections - SB 153/HCS 1
Corrections Impact - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund, changes to
Local Mandate - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund, changes to

Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor S. Rudy
Summary Change required security for a licensee from fifty thousand dollars to twenty five thousand dollars.
Index Headings Agriculture - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund, changes to
Boards and Commissions - Board of Agriculture, membership, expansion of
Bonds of Surety - Grain dealer and grain warehouse operator, requirement of
Grain - Kentucky Grain Insurance Fund, changes to

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