House Bill 150

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 03/26/20: delivered to Governor
Title AN ACT relating to the interpretation of laws and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Current
Introduced
Bill Request Number 418
Sponsors J. Fischer, C. Massey
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of Subtitle 1 of KRS Chapter 304 to provide that a statement of law in the American Law Institute's Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance does not constitute the law or public policy of the Commonwealth when in conflict with listed authority; amend KRS 304.1-120 to apply Section 1 of the Act to the listed organizations; provide short title; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version Effective Dates, Emergency - Insurance, restatement, application of
Insurance - Restatement, application of
Short Titles and Popular Names - Model Act Concerning Interpretation of Kentucky Insurance Laws
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
House Committee Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 1
Senate Committee Substitute 1
Senate Floor Amendment 1
Senate Floor Amendment 2
Conference Committee Report 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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12/09/19
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
01/07/20
  • introduced in House
  • to Banking & Insurance (H)
01/09/20
  • reassigned to Judiciary (H)
01/10/20
  • posted in committee
02/05/20
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1) and committee amendment (1-title)
02/06/20
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/10/20
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 11, 2020
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
02/12/20
  • 3rd reading, passed 60-35 with Committee Substitute (1), floor amendment (1), and committee amendment (1-title)
02/13/20
  • received in Senate
02/18/20
  • to Judiciary (S)
03/05/20
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
03/06/20
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/10/20
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 11, 2020
  • floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute
03/11/20
  • passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
03/12/20
  • 3rd reading
  • floor amendment (1) withdrawn
  • passed 28-6 with Committee Substitute (1) and floor amendment (2)
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
03/17/20
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute (1) and floor amendment (2)
03/18/20
  • House refused to concur in Senate Committee Substitute (1) and floor amendment (2)
03/19/20
  • received in Senate
  • to Rules (S)
  • posted for passage for receding from Senate Committee Substitute (1) and floor amendment (2)
  • Senate refused to recede from Committee Substitute (1) and floor amendment (2)
  • Conference Committee appointed in Senate
03/26/20
  • Conference Committee appointed in House
  • Conference Committee Report filed in House and Senate
  • posted for passage for consideration of Conference Committee Report
  • Conference Committee Report adopted in Senate
  • passed 28-0
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
  • posted for passage for consideration of Conference Committee Report
  • Conference Committee Report adopted in House
  • passed 66-16
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Delete original provisions; create a new section of KRS Chapter 446 to state that a statement or restatement of law in a legal treatise is not the law of Kentucky and is not to be considered controlling authority; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings Effective Dates, Emergency - Statements or restatements of law, not controlling authority in Kentucky
Statutes - Statements or restatements of law, not controlling authority in Kentucky
Constitution, Ky. - Statements or restatements of law, not controlling authority in Kentucky
Constitution, U.S. - Statements or restatements of law, not controlling authority in Kentucky
Short Titles and Popular Names - Model Act Concerning Interpretation of Kentucky Law

Amendment House Committee Amendment 1
Sponsor J. Fischer
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Title Amendments - HB 150

Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor J. Fischer
Summary Specify that a court may use a legal treatise or publication as informative or persuasive authority; delete short title.
Index Headings Courts - Treatises and explanatory texts, courts may use as informative or persuasive authority
Statutes - Treatises and explanatory texts, courts may use as informative or persuasive authority

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions; create a new section of KRS Chapter 446 to state that a statement of law in a legal treatise is not the law of Kentucky and is not to be considered controlling authority, and that in the absence of a constitutional section or a statute on a topic, Kentucky is deemed to have adopted the common law; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor W. Westerfield
Summary Specify that a court may use a legal treatise or publication as a persuasive or informative source.
Index Headings Courts - Legal treatises, courts may use as persuasive or informative sources

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor W. Westerfield
Summary Delete the short title.
Index Headings Short Titles and Popular Names - Model Act Concerning Interpretation of Kentucky Law, deletion of

Amendment Conference Committee Report 1
Summary Create a new section of KRS Chapter 446 to provide that a statement of law in a legal treatise is not the law of Kentucky and is not to be considered controlling authority, and that in the absence of a constitutional section or a statute on a given matter, Kentucky is deemed to have adopted the common law; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings Conference Committee Reports - HB 150
Constitution, Ky. - Statements of Law, not controlling authority in Kentucky
Constitution, U.S. - Statements of law, not controlling authority in Kentucky
Effective Dates, Emergency - Statements of Law, not controlling authority in Kentucky
Statutes - Statements of Law, not controlling authority in Kentucky
Statutes - Absence on a given matter, common law is adopted

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