House Bill 546

Last Action 02/22/23: to Committee on Committees (H)
Title AN ACT relating to the General Assembly and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 996
Sponsor D. Meade
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 6 to authorize intervention by the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives in actions challenging any legislative act, executive or state agency order, or administrative regulation; establish that any intervention shall be filled within 90 days; reaffirm legislative or other privilege and immunity for the members or staff of the General Assembly or Legislative Research Commission; establish that legislative immunity and legislative privilege shall be applied broadly and shall remain inviolate; require legislative immunity and legislative privilege be preserved for members and staff of the General Assembly; establish that an individual legislator's immunity is personal and may not be waived or abrogated except by the member.
Index Headings of Original Version Effective Dates, Emergency - Ongoing litigation, General Assembly intervention
General Assembly - Constitutionality or validity, challenge, intervention
General Assembly - Intervention, challenge action, time limit
Legislative Research Commission - Legislative privilege and immunity, affirmation
State Agencies - Administrative regulations and orders, General Assembly, challenge, intervention
Civil Actions - General Assembly, right to intervene, challenge
Governor - Executive orders, right to intervene in court challenge
Courts - General Assembly, right to intervene, challenge


  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)

Last updated: 11/9/2023 3:03 PM (EST)