House Bill 120

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 03/25/21: signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 116)
Title AN ACT relating to consolidated emergency services districts and making an appropriation therefor.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statements Actuarial Analysis
Local Mandate
Additional Fiscal Impact Statements Exist
Bill Request Number 8
Sponsors C. Massey, K. Moser, S. Santoro
Summary of Original Version Create various sections of KRS Chapter 75 to define terms; establish procedures for the creation of a consolidated emergency services district; authorize certain local government officials to appoint 3 members to the board of trustees of the district; provide for the election of 4 members of the board of trustees, qualifications of elected members, terms, nomination procedures, and removal; establish officers of the district and compensation of officers; establish the power to levy a property tax, subject to certain restrictions; declare that upon creation of a district, the board assumes all duties, responsibilities, and liabilities of former departments or districts, former jurisdictions to be special taxing districts until indebtedness is relieved and that all previously entered into interlocal agreements shall remain in force for their duration; set requirements relating to CERS; establish procedures amend KRS 65.180 to define consolidated emergency services district as a "taxing districts"; amend KRS 75.020 to include creation of a district within the definition of merger; amend KRS 78.530 to allow for any districts, not all to be excluded from the provisions; amend KRS 95A.500 to allow the district to receive qualified shares of merged fire districts; amend KRS 134.119 to provide that the sheriff shall be compensated for collecting taxes for consolidated emergency service districts; APPROPRIATION.
Index Headings of Original Version Actuarial Analysis - Consolidated emergency services district, provision for
Local Mandate - Consolidated emergency services district, provision for
Elections and Voting - Board Members consolidated emergency services district, election of
Emergency Medical Services - Consolidated emergency services district, provision for
Firefighters and Fire Departments - Consolidated emergency services district, provision for
Local Government - Consolidated emergency services district, participation in
Sheriffs - Taxes, consolidated emergency services district, collection of
Special Districts - Consolidated emergency services district, creation of
Taxation - Consolidated emergency services district, provisions for
Taxation, Property - Consolidated emergency services district, levy of
Consolidated Local Governments - Consolidated emergency services district, participation in
Unified Local Governments - Consolidated emergency services district, participation in
Appropriations - Consolidated emergency services district, participation in
Cities - Consolidated emergency services district, participation in
Counties - Consolidated emergency services district, participation in
Charter County Government - Consolidated emergency services district, participation in
Special Purpose Governmental Entities - Consolidated emergency services district, regulation of
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1 with Fiscal Impact Statements
House Floor Amendment 1
Senate Committee Substitute 1 with Fiscal Impact Statements
Votes Vote History

Actions

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12/11/20
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
01/05/21
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
02/22/21
  • to Local Government (H)
  • posted in committee
02/24/21
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
02/25/21
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 26, 2021
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
03/02/21
  • 3rd reading, passed 57-37 with Committee Substitute and floor amendment (1)
03/03/21
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
  • taken from Committee on Committees (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Committee on Committees (S)
03/04/21
  • to State & Local Government (S)
  • taken from State & Local Government (S)
  • 2nd reading
  • returned to State & Local Government (S)
03/11/21
  • reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1)
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 12, 2021
03/12/21
  • 3rd reading, passed 27-7 with Committee Substitute (1)
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
03/15/21
  • taken from Rules
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute
  • House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute
  • passed 81-12
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
03/25/21
  • signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 116)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Fiscal Impact Statements Actuarial Analysis to House Committee Substitute 1
Local Mandate to House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Create a new KRS Chapter 75A, various sections to: to define terms; establish procedures for the creation of a consolidated emergency services district; authorize certain local government officials to appoint 3 members to the board of trustees of the district; provide for the election of 4 members of the board of trustees, qualifications of elected members, terms, nomination procedures, and removal; establish officers of the district and compensation of officers; establish the power to levy a property tax, subject to certain restrictions; declare that upon creation of a district, the board assumes all duties, responsibilities, and liabilities of former departments or districts, former jurisdictions to be special taxing districts until indebtedness is relieved and that all previously entered into interlocal agreements shall remain in force for their duration; set requirements relating to CERS; establish procedures; amend KRS 65.180 to define consolidated emergency services districts as a "taxing districts"; amend KRS 75.020 to include creation of a district within the definition of "merger"; amend KRS 78.530 to allow for any districts, not all to be excluded from the provisions; amend KRS 95A.500 to allow the district to receive qualified shares of merged fire districts; and amend KRS 134.119 to provide that the sheriff shall be compensated for collecting taxes for consolidated emergency service districts; APPROPRIATION.
Index Headings Actuarial Analysis - Consolidated emergency services district
Elections and Voting - Board members consolidated emergency services district, election
Emergency Medical Services - Consolidated emergency services district, provision
Firefighters and Fire Departments - Consolidated emergency services district, provision
Local Government - Consolidated emergency services district, participation
Sheriffs - Taxes, consolidated emergency services district, collection
Special Districts - Consolidated emergency services district, creation
Taxation - Consolidated emergency services district, provisions
Taxation, Property - Consolidated emergency services district, levy
Consolidated Local Governments - Consolidated emergency services district, participation
Unified Local Governments - Consolidated emergency services district, participation
Appropriations - Consolidated emergency services district, participation
Cities - Consolidated emergency services district, participation
Counties - Consolidated emergency services district, participation
Charter County Government - Consolidated emergency services district, participation
Special Purpose Governmental Entities - Consolidated emergency services district, regulation
Local Mandate - Consolidated emergency services district, provision

Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor C. Massey
Summary Amend HCS/1 to HB 120 to include personnel acting in their official duties.
Index Headings Firefighters and Fire Departments - On duty, official capacity, governmental function.

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Fiscal Impact Statements Actuarial Analysis to Senate Committee Substitute 1
Local Mandate to Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain the provisions of HB 120/GA; amend various sections removing reference to cities; amend Section 14 concerning entry into County Employees Retirement System.
Index Headings Personnel and Employment - Consolidated emergency service districts, non-membership
Personnel and Employment - Consolidated emergency services districts, membership in CERS
Retirement and Pensions - Consolidated emergency services districts, membership in CERS
Cities - Consolidated emergency services districts, membership in CERS
Actuarial Analysis - Consolidated emergency services districts, membership in CERS
Local Mandate - Consolidated emergency services districts, membership in CERS

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