House Bill 622

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 04/12/24: delivered to Secretary of State
Title AN ACT relating to elections and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statement Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1625
Sponsors S. Rudy, K. Bratcher, D. Elliott, D. Fister, K. King, J. Petrie
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 118.720 to require the Governor to sign a proclamation for an election to fill a vacancy in the office of United States Senator; extend the term of the candidate who wins special election to the remainder of the term; repeal KRS 63.200, which requires the Governor to fill vacancies in the office of United States Senator; amend KRS 118.740 and 118.770 to conform.
Index Headings of Original Version Elections and Voting - Office of United States Senator, proclamation, issuance by Governor
Elections and Voting - Special election, Congressional offices, remainder of term
Governor - Election proclamation, office of United States Senator, issuance
Sheriffs - Election proclamation, office of United States Senator, publication
Local Mandate - Office of United States Senator, proclamation, issuance by Governor
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2
Votes Vote History
Governor's Veto Message Veto

Actions

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02/21/24
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
02/27/24
  • to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
02/29/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
  • floor amendments (1) and (2-title) filed
03/01/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 04, 2024
03/04/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 88-4 with Floor Amendment (1) and Floor Amendment (2-title)
03/05/24
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
03/07/24
  • to State & Local Government (S)
03/21/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
03/22/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/25/24
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 26, 2024
03/26/24
  • passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
03/27/24
  • passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
03/28/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 34-3
  • received in House
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
04/09/24
  • Vetoed
04/12/24
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
  • taken from Rules
  • posted for passage for consideration of Governor's veto
  • veto overridden
  • passed 81-17
  • received in Senate
  • to Rules (S)
  • posted for passage for consideration of Governor's veto
  • veto overridden
  • passed 29-5
  • received in House
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Secretary of State

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor S. Rudy
Summary Retain original provisions; add emergency clause; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings Effective Dates, Emergency - Elections, vacancy in office, United States Senator

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor S. Rudy
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Title Amendments - HB 622

Last updated: 4/18/2024 12:47 PM (EDT)