House Bill 255

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 03/27/24: floor amendment (5-title) filed
Title AN ACT relating to employment of minors.
Bill Documents Current
Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statement Additional Fiscal Impact Statements Exist
Bill Request Number 1410
Sponsors P. Pratt, D. Bentley
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 339.230 to prohibit the Department of Workplace Standards from promulgating regulations on child labor that are more restrictive than those promulgated by the United States Secretary of Labor.
Index Headings of Original Version Economic Development - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Labor and Industry - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Trade Practices and Retailing - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Department of Workplace Standards, administrative regulations
Children and Minors - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Commerce - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
State Agencies - Department of Workplace Standards, administrative regulations
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Substitute 1 with Fiscal Impact Statements
Senate Floor Amendment 1
Senate Floor Amendment 2
Senate Floor Amendment 3
Senate Floor Amendment 4
Senate Floor Amendment 5
Votes Vote History

Actions

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01/16/24
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
01/26/24
  • to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)
02/15/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
02/16/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 20, 2024
02/22/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 60-36 with Committee Substitute (1)
02/23/24
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
02/28/24
  • to Economic Development, Tourism, & Labor (S)
03/21/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
03/22/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/26/24
  • floor amendment (1) filed
03/27/24
  • floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute
  • floor amendments (3) and (4) filed
  • floor amendment (5-title) filed

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Delete original provisions; create new sections of KRS 339.200 to 339.450 to specify occupations that are prohibited for children under 18 years of age; specify restrictions on the employment of children under 16 years of age; repeal KRS 339.230, relating to restrictions on employment of children between ages 14 and 18; direct the commissioner of the Department of Workplace Standards to repeal 803 KAR 1:100, an administrative regulation related to child labor.
Index Headings Economic Development - Minor employment, prohibitions
Labor and Industry - Minor employment, prohibitions
State Agencies - Department of Workplace Standards, minor employment, regulations
Trade Practices and Retailing - Minor employment, prohibitions
Wages and Hours - Minor employment, prohibitions
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Department of Workplace Standards, minor employment, regulations
Children and Minors - Minor employment, prohibitions
Commerce - Minor employment, prohibitions

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Fiscal Impact Statement Local Mandate to Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except specify restrictions on the employment of children ages 16 and 17 during the hours of 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. preceding a school day.
Index Headings Local Mandate - Minor employment, prohibitions
Economic Development - Minor employment, prohibitions
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Minor employment, night preceding a school day, prohibition
Labor and Industry - Minor employment, prohibitions
Trade Practices and Retailing - Minor employment, prohibitions
Wages and Hours - Minor employment, prohibitions
Children and Minors - Minor employment, prohibitions
Commerce - Minor employment, prohibitions

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor P. Wheeler
Summary Retains original provisions, except defines terms, specifies further prohibitions on occupation prohibitions for minors, and specifies working hour prohibitions for minors.
Index Headings Economic Development - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Labor and Industry - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Trade Practices and Retailing - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Children and Minors - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Commerce - Minor employment, regulations, requirements

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor P. Wheeler
Summary Retains original provisions, except defines terms, specifies further prohibitions on occupation prohibitions for minors, and specifies working hour prohibitions for minors.
Index Headings Labor and Industry - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Trade Practices and Retailing - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Children and Minors - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Commerce - Minor employment, regulations, requirements
Economic Development - Minor employment, regulations, requirements

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 3
Sponsor J. Howell
Summary Delete original provisions; appropriate moneys from the WKSAFE fund for continuing recovery in western Kentucky; APPROPRIATION; EMERGENCY
Index Headings Appropriations - WKSAFE fund
Budget and Financial Administration - Appropriation, WKSAFE Fund
Effective Dates, Emergency - Appropriation, WKSAFE Fund

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 4
Sponsor J. Howell
Summary Delete original provisions; appropriate moneys from the WKSAFE fund for continuing recovery in western Kentucky; APPROPRIATION; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings Appropriations - WKSAFE Fund
Budget and Financial Administration - Appropriation, WKSAFE Fund
Effective Dates, Emergency - Appropriation, WKSAFE Fund

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 5
Sponsor J. Howell
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Title Amendments - HB 255/GA

Last updated: 4/13/2024 6:10 PM (EDT)