98RS SB207


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SB 207/FN (BR 1721) - K. Nelson, B. Bailey, J. Pendleton

     AN ACT relating to underage drinking.
     Create a new chapter of KRS Chapter 211 to establish a trust and revolving account consisting of one percent of the excise tax and wholesale tax imposed on malt beverages; require that the moneys be paid on a matching basis to the Malt Beverage Educational Fund to combat underage drinking; require that moneys from the fund go solely to educational materials and programs and that expenditures of moneys from the fund are approved by a majority of the executive branch and legislative branch members on the corporation's board of directors.


     HCA (1, M. Bowling) - Add a new subsection to Section 1 to provide for high schools in existence as of July 1, 1997 to receive a minimum of $500 annually from the Malt Beverage Education Fund to support "Project Graduation" events.

     Jan 27-introduced in Senate
     Jan 28-to Licensing and Occupations (S)
     Feb 5-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 6-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 9-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for February 10, 1998
     Feb 10-recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (S)
     Feb 17-reported favorably, to Rules
     Feb 18-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for February 19, 1998
     Feb 19-3rd reading, passed 37-0
     Feb 20-received in House
     Feb 23-to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 25-posting waived
     Feb 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Amendment (1)
     Feb 27-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 2-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for March 3, 1998
     Mar 18-3rd reading, passed 85-2 with committee amendment (1); received in Senate
     Mar 19-posted for passage for concurrence in House amendment on March 23, 1998
     Mar 23-Senate concurred in House committee amendment (1); passed 36-0
     Mar 24-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer, delivered to Governor
     Apr 1-signed by Governor

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