Senate Bill 229

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Last Action 03/29/24: signed by Governor
Title AN ACT relating to municipal utilities.
Bill Documents Current
Introduced
Bill Request Number 2142
Sponsors M. Wilson, R. Mills, D. Thayer
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 42.747 to replace the member serving on the Blockchain Technology Working Group representing the Kentucky Municipal Utilities Association with a member representing municipal utilities and designated by the Kentucky League of Cities; amend KRS 96.530 to increase from $2,400 to $4,800 the maximum annual pay of a member of municipal utility commission in a city of the home rule class or an urban-county government; amend KRS 96.750 to increase from $2,400 to $4,800 the maximum annual pay of a member of municipal utility commission in a city contracting with the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) for the provision of electric utility service; amend KRS 96.780 to increase the maximum amount from $20,000 to $40,000 that a superintendent employed by an electric plant board contracting with the TVA may spend on behalf of the board without board approval; amend KRS 224A.030 to replace the member serving on the Kentucky Infrastructure Authority board representing the Kentucky Municipal Utilities Association with a member representing a municipal utility that provides water and wastewater services and is designated by the Kentucky League of Cities.
Index Headings of Original Version Public Officers and Employees - Municipal utility board members, maximum annual compensation, increase to $4,800
Public Utilities - Municipal utility board members, maximum annual compensation, increase to $4,800
Sewer Systems - Municipal utility board members, maximum annual compensation, increase to $4,800
Water Supply - Kentucky Infrastructure Authority board, membership, additional Kentucky League of Cities nominee
Information Technology - Blockchain Technology Working Group, membership, Kentucky League of Cities, designee
Cities - Municipal utilities, superintendents, maximum financial obligation without board approval, $40,000
Cities - Municipal utility board members, maximum annual compensation, increase to $4,800
Cities, Home Rule Class - Municipal utility board members, maximum annual compensation, increase to $4,800
Boards and Commissions - Blockchain Technology Working Group, membership, Kentucky League of Cities, designee
Boards and Commissions - Kentucky Infrastructure Authority board, membership, additional Kentucky League of Cities nominee
Jump to Proposed Amendments Senate Committee Substitute 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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02/20/24
  • introduced in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
02/22/24
  • to State & Local Government (S)
02/28/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
02/29/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 01, 2024
03/01/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 33-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
03/04/24
  • received in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
03/12/24
  • to Local Government (H)
03/13/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
03/14/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/22/24
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 25, 2024
03/25/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 93-0
03/26/24
  • received in Senate
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • delivered to Governor
03/29/24
  • signed by Governor

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except delete Sections 2 and 3 to retain the cap of $2,400 on the maximum annual pay of a member of a municipal utility commission in a city of the home rule class, an urban-county government, or a city contracting with the Tennessee Valley Authority for the provision of electric utility service.
Index Headings Public Officers and Employees - Municipal utility board members, maximum annual compensation, maintain cap of $2,400
Public Utilities - Municipal utility board members, maximum annual compensation, maintain cap of $2,400
Cities - Municipal utility board members, maximum annual compensation, maintain cap of $2,400
Cities, Home Rule Class - Municipal utility board members, maximum annual compensation, maintain cap of $2,400

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