Sen. Harris, Ernie Sponsored Bills

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2019 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 9 AN ACT relating to abortion and declaring an emergency.
SB 156* AN ACT relating to taxation.
SB 223* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SB 226* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SR 25 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Adrian King Arnold.
SR 27 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of former United States Senator Walter Darlington "Dee" Huddleston.
SR 35 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Martin J. "Sonny" Mills.
SR 37 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Sandra Louise Deaton.
SR 48 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Louisville Metro Police Detective Deidre Irene Mengedoht.
SR 50* A RESOLUTION commending Taiwan for its relations with the United States.
SR 57 A RESOLUTION honoring University of Louisville President Dr. Neeli Bendapudi.
SR 74 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Louisville Metro Police Detective Deidre Irene "Dee Dee" Mengedoht.
SR 87 A RESOLUTION commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Kentucky Main Street Program.
SR 96 A RESOLUTION honoring Emma Johns upon being named 2019 Miss Kentucky Teen USA.
SR 129 A RESOLUTION honoring Dr. Aaron Thompson.
SR 131 A RESOLUTION honoring Dr. Donald L. Hall upon the occasion of his retirement.
SR 262 A RESOLUTION to thank and honor the Kentucky Association of Professional Educators.
SJR 44: SCA (1) A JOINT RESOLUTION designating honorary names for various roads and bridges and directing the placement of honorary roadside signs.
HB 352: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to motor carriers and making an appropriation.

2018 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 37* AN ACT relating to operator's licenses for certain inmates and declaring an emergency.
SB 102* AN ACT relating to the evaluation of children for special education services.
SB 116* AN ACT relating to the operation of a commercial motor vehicle.
SB 127* AN ACT relating to the licensing of motor vehicles.
SB 182* AN ACT relating to all-terrain vehicles.
SB 221* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SB 222* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SCR 171 A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION establishing the Childhood Cancer Caucus within the Kentucky General Assembly.
SR 23 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Lynne Marlene Klingeman Givens.
SR 35 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of James Paul David "Jim" Bunning.
SR 45* A RESOLUTION honoring newly elected Bishop, Father J. Mark Spalding.
SR 56 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Judge Richard J. FitzGerald.
SR 75 A RESOLUTION honoring Kelly Craft upon being named United States Ambassador to Canada.
SR 88* A RESOLUTION declaring February 26 through March 4, 2018, as Eating Disorders Awareness Week in Kentucky, in conjunction with the observance of National Eating Disorder Awareness Week.
SR 101* A RESOLUTION commending Taiwan for its relations with the United States.
SR 141 A RESOLUTION recognizing February as Black History Month.
SR 143 A RESOLUTION expressing condolences and deepest sympathies in the aftermath of the Marshall County High School shooting and offering continuing support to the citizens of Marshall County.
SR 147 A RESOLUTION honoring Elmore "the Rejecter" "Big E" Smith.
SR 148 A RESOLUTION honoring Travis "Machine" Grant.
SR 181 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Edward W. FitzGerald.
SR 216 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Foster William "Bill" Swope.
SR 220 A RESOLUTION honoring Rachael Denhollander.
SR 225 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Mary Juanita McCann Herron.
SR 235 A RESOLUTION recognizing the Kentucky Community and Technical College System's 20th anniversary.
SR 264 A RESOLUTION recognizing April of 2018 as Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.
SR 265 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Dr. Pearse Lyons.
SR 266 A RESOLUTION honoring Jack Baker, a 98-year-old veteran who served in First Army, America's first and oldest field army, in conjunction with the unit's 100th anniversary.
SR 272* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Rebecca Ruby Swansburg to the Kentucky Public Transportation Infrastructure Authority.
SR 275 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Vincent "Van" Warren.
SR 280* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Patrick Kelly Downard to the Board of Trustees of the Kentucky Retirement Systems.
SR 285* A RESOLUTION confirming the reappointment of Jan M. Buddeke to the Kentucky Lottery Corporation Board of Directors.
SR 289 A RESOLUTION recognizing missing persons and the victims of unsolved murders in Kentucky.
SR 304 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Officer Scotty Hamilton.
SR 307* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Edward S. "Ned" Bonnie.
SR 355 A RESOLUTION honoring Senator Joe Bowen upon his retirement from the Senate.
SB 116: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to the operation of a commercial motor vehicle.
HB 153: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to overweight vehicles.
HB 153: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to overweight vehicles.
HB 367: SFA (1) AN ACT establishing support for dyslexia.
HB 367: SFA (2) AN ACT establishing support for dyslexia.

2017 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 9 AN ACT relating to judicial redistricting.
SB 61* AN ACT relating to disabled parking placards.
SB 110* AN ACT relating to operator's licenses and personal identification cards for inmates and released offenders.
SB 156* AN ACT relating to airports.
SB 222 AN ACT relating to consolidated local governments.
SR 15 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Dr. James Douglas Crase.
SR 27 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Stephen Robert "Bob" Hornback.
SR 37 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Paul Martin Clark Sr.
SR 63 A RESOLUTION recognizing February as Black History Month.
SR 72 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Michael Robert Litafik.
SR 79* A RESOLUTION commending Taiwan for its relations with Kentucky, the United States, and the international community.
SR 104 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Lieutenant General Harold "Hal" Gregory Moore Jr.
SR 145 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Andy Thacker.
SR 162 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Samuel "S.T." Tilden Wright Jr.
SR 163 A RESOLUTION honoring 102-year-old Juanita Green, who is celebrating her 103rd birthday on March 12, 2017.
SR 178 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Robert Collin Kratz, M.D.
SR 183 A RESOLUTION honoring Sheila Mason upon winning the 2017 Vic Hellard Jr. Award for exemplary public service.
SR 250 A RESOLUTION observing Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day in Kentucky and honoring Vietnam veterans for their courage and sacrifice while serving our great nation.
SR 300 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Louisville Metro Police Officer Nick Rodman.
SB 61: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to disabled parking placards.
SB 61: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to disabled parking placards.
SB 61: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to disabled parking placards.
SB 189: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to motor vehicle licenses and making an appropriation therefor.
SJR 57: SCA (1) A JOINT RESOLUTION designating honorary names for various roads and bridges and directing the placement of honorary roadside signs.
HB 404: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to commercial parcel delivery.

2016 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 58* AN ACT relating to automobile service contract insurance.
SB 84* AN ACT relating to stopped vehicles.
SB 90* AN ACT relating to the siting of cellular antenna towers.
SB 129* AN ACT relating to administrative regulations.
SB 178* AN ACT relating to establishing Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day in Kentucky.
SB 240* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SB 245* AN ACT relating to enhanced secure identity documents and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 281* AN ACT relating to the use of drones.
SR 27 A RESOLUTION recognizing all Kentucky school bus drivers for their service to the Commonwealth and its children.
SR 35 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Lynda Morris Thomas.
SR 68 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Trooper Joseph Cameron Ponder.
SR 71 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Elhanan Pete Grigsby Jr.
SR 73 A RESOLUTION honoring Jonathan Grate for his 21 years of service with the Legislative Research Commission, General Assembly, and the Judiciary Committee, and wishing him well with his next adventure in the Executive Branch wherein he will serve as the esteemed Deputy Secretary of the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet.
SR 89 A RESOLUTION commemorating 100 years of workers' compensation in Kentucky, a voluntary, continuing, and changing program for improving economic security and safety for employees and protecting employers from liability for litigation in workplace negligence claims.
SR 100 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Georgia Montgomery Davis Powers and placing a bronze plaque on her desk in the Senate.
SR 115 A RESOLUTION honoring Madisonville Community College President Dr. Judith L. Rhoads on the occasion of her pending retirement on March 18, 2016.
SR 155 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Nevada State Senator Debbie Smith.
SR 161 A RESOLUTION declaring March 1, 2016, Live United Day in Kentucky.
SR 181 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Specialist Christopher A. Landis.
SR 182 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Sergeant Daniel Tyler Lee.
SR 183 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Captain Matthew David Roland of the United States Air Force.
SR 184 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Master Sergeant Aaron Carl Torian.
SR 185* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Captain Adam C. Satterfield.
SR 186 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Private First Class Joshua Gray.
SR 217 A RESOLUTION honoring Brigadier General Norman E. Arflack (Ret.) for his service to the Kentucky Senate and for his appointment as Commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs.
SR 219 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Ernestine P. Thomas.
SR 226 A RESOLUTION honoring the Paul Laurence Dunbar High School boys' basketball team for winning the 99th Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys' Sweet Sixteen Basketball Tournament.
SR 227 A RESOLUTION honoring a century of High School Basketball in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
SR 228 A RESOLUTION honoring the Kentucky High School Athletic Association for over a century of serving students in the Commonwealth.
SR 242 A RESOLUTION honoring Sally Everman upon winning the 2015 Vic Hellard Jr. Award for exemplary public service.
SR 243 A RESOLUTION honoring Scott Payton upon being the recipient of the 2016 Vic Hellard Jr. Award for exemplary public service.
HB 129: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to road projects and declaring an emergency.
HB 165: SFA (3) AN ACT relating to the disclosure of damages by motor vehicle dealers.
HB 165: SFA (4) AN ACT relating to the disclosure of damages by motor vehicle dealers.
HB 618: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to leaves of absence.
HJR 160: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to road projects.

2015 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 1 AN ACT relating to contracts.
SB 2 AN ACT proposing to amend Section 29 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to administrative regulations.
SB 3 AN ACT relating to telecommunications.
SB 4 AN ACT relating to full disclosure in public safety.
SB 5 AN ACT relating to controlled substances.
SB 29* AN ACT relating to motor fuels taxes and declaring an emergency.
SB 42* AN ACT relating to temporary custody orders.
SB 49 AN ACT relating to judicial redistricting.
SB 80* AN ACT relating to the hazardous waste management fund and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 147* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SB 151* AN ACT relating to school board elections.
SB 153* AN ACT relating to motor carriers.
SCR 147 A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION urging the United States Department of Defense to reconsider proposed cuts to Fort Knox and Fort Campbell.
SR 23 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Michael Hall Turner.
SR 35 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Anthony Lynn "Tony" Grider.
SR 37 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Charlann Harting Carroll.
SR 75 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Senator Wendell Hampton Ford.
SR 77 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Chester Delbert Potter.
SR 118 A RESOLUTION celebrating the 75th anniversary of Colonel Harland Sanders' original recipe chicken and recognizing KFC for its contributions to the Commonwealth of Kentucky and everywhere around the world.
SR 120 A RESOLUTION honoring February 12, 2015, as Bow Tie Day in the Senate.
SR 121 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of James O. "Jim" King, Jr.
SR 127 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Flora Lee "Sally" Bowers Dwyer.
SR 153* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Christopher Stoess Talley.
SR 188 A RESOLUTION recognizing and honoring the 150th anniversary of the founding of Lexington Theological Seminary.
SR 209 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Zona Robbins Walker.
SR 217 A RESOLUTION honoring First Lieutenant Richard I. St. Onge III.
SR 230 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Linda W. Palmer.
SR 231 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Armand Angelucci.
SJR 78: SCA (1) A JOINT RESOLUTION designating honorary names for various roads and bridges and directing the placement of honorary roadside signs.
HB 153: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to solicitation of a person involved in a motor vehicle accident for healthcare services.
HB 153: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to solicitation of a person involved in a motor vehicle accident for healthcare services.

2014 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 1 AN ACT proposing to amend Section 29 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to administrative regulations.
SB 2 AN ACT relating to debt.
SB 3 AN ACT relating to full disclosure in public safety.
SB 45 AN ACT relating to search warrants.
SB 59* AN ACT relating to motor carrier transportation contracts.
SB 62 AN ACT relating to the prevention of overdose deaths.
SB 131* AN ACT relating to motor fuels and declaring an emergency.
SB 153* AN ACT relating to energy efficiency.
SB 167* AN ACT relating to rural transportation planning organizations.
SB 177* AN ACT relating to motor carriers.
SB 186* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SB 194* AN ACT relating to elections.
SB 228* AN ACT relating to underground facility protection.
SR 5 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Justice Thomas B. Spain.
SR 9 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of James W. Shaughnessy, Sr.
SR 30 A RESOLUTION honoring Kosair Charities on the completion of its celebration of 90 years of service to the community and its children.
SR 34 A RESOLUTION declaring January 14, 2014, to be Kentucky Food Bank Day.
SR 35 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Carolyn Guthrie.
SR 68 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of Opal Phillips upon being the recipient of a 2013 Volunteers Are the Foundation of Hospice Award.
SR 71 A RESOLUTION declaring January 23, 2014, as Kentucky Hospice Day.
SR 86 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Florian Meeks, Jr.
SR 92* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of Paige Pence and Sarah Camp.
SR 144 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of the Chevrolet Corvette upon the Corvette Stingray being named 2014 North American Car of the Year.
SR 150 A RESOLUTION recognizing February 18, 2014, as "Scouts Day at the Capitol" and honoring Boy Scouts Sayre Turner, Nick Oliver, Nathan Vick, and Scouts from all over Kentucky.
SR 162 A RESOLUTION honoring and remembering Private Franklin Runyon Sousley, on the anniversary of his participation in hoisting the United States flag at Iwo Jima during World War II.
SR 181 A RESOLUTION honoring the Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives, the Kentucky Medical Association, and the Kentucky Academy of Family Physicians on the passage of 2014 Senate Bill 7.
SR 183 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of Frank X Walker upon winning the 2014 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work in Poetry.
SR 192 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Sergeant Daniel Tyler Lee.
SR 221 A RESOLUTION declaring March 12, 2014, Live United Day in Frankfort.
SR 226* A RESOLUTION recognizing Kinsey Morrison upon being named a top youth volunteer in Kentucky for 2014 at the 19th Annual Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.
SR 296 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Geneva Worley.
SR 310 A RESOLUTION honoring founding Kentucky Community and Technical College System President Michael B. McCall upon the announcement of his retirement.
SR 370 A RESOLUTION honoring Joe Craft for his pledge and support for the development of the Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Mathematics at Morehead State University.
HB 47: SFA (3) AN ACT relating to disabled parking placards.
HB 93: SCA (2) AN ACT relating to the disposal of vehicles forfeited to law enforcement agencies.
HB 102: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to regulation of local governmental affairs.
HB 102: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to regulation of local governmental affairs.
HB 236: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to fiscal matters and making an appropriation therefor.
HB 301: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to fiscal matters.
HB 301: SCA (2) AN ACT relating to fiscal matters.
HB 301: SCA (3) AN ACT relating to fiscal matters.
HB 301: SCA (4) AN ACT relating to fiscal matters.
HB 407: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to the financing of public-private partnerships and declaring an emergency.

2013 Special Session Top

Bill Title
SR 4 A RESOLUTION honoring the Markey Cancer Center for achieving National Cancer Institute designation.
SR 21 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Mrs. Josephine Pendleton.
SR 29 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of David A. Gooch.

2013 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 24* AN ACT relating to qualified historic sites.
SB 133* AN ACT relating to income tax.
SB 142* AN ACT relating to elections.
SB 188* AN ACT relating to reorganization.
SB 214* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SB 215* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SR 27 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of the Wilfong family of Jonancy, Kentucky, whose lives were taken in a tragic house fire, and expressing condolences to the family and loved ones for their loss.
SR 28 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of our beloved friend and former colleague, Representative E. Porter Hatcher, Jr.
SR 31 A RESOLUTION honoring the University of Louisville Football Cardinals, 2013 Allstate Sugar Bowl Champions.
SR 47 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Trooper Anson Blake Tribby.
SR 56 A RESOLUTION in loving memory and honor of Katherine "Kathy" Hanly King.
SR 91* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Timothy Brent Wisdom.
SR 99 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Private First Class Dustin D. Gross.
SR 100 A RESOLUTION recognizing the one hundredth anniversary year of Ford Motor Company building cars and trucks in Louisville, Kentucky, which has been a significant part of the economic, social, and cultural heritage of the City of Louisville and the Commonwealth of Kentucky, and congratulating Ford Motor Company for its achievements.
SR 115 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Specialist David W. Taylor.
SR 117 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Bremer Alexander Ehrler, former Secretary of State for the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
SR 125 A RESOLUTION honoring Captain Shannon D. Ison, upon being awarded the Silver Star, our nation's third highest award for valor.
SR 158* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Sherrill Brakmeier Zimmerman to the Council on Postsecondary Education.
SR 212 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Flossie Melton Williams.
SR 213* A RESOLUTION honoring Technical Sergeant Harley Bobay on being named the 2013 Kentucky Air National Guard Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year.
SR 217 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of former Representative Clarence E. Jackson.
SR 244* A RESOLUTION honoring the South Oldham High School Dragons Boys Basketball Team, 2013 8th Region Champions.
SR 253 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Brenda Carole Kiser.
SJR 14: SCA (1) A JOINT RESOLUTION designating honorary names for various roads and bridges and directing the placement of honorary roadside signs.
HB 361: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to the taxation of tobacco products.
HB 361: SCA (2) AN ACT relating to the taxation of tobacco products.
HB 361: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to the taxation of tobacco products.

2012 Special Session Top

Bill Title
SR 9 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Phyllis Eileen Martin Grigsby.

2012 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 89* AN ACT relating to seat belts.
SB 90* AN ACT relating to unclaimed funds in the possession of jailers.
SB 91* AN ACT relating to ambulance taxing districts.
SB 148* AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments.
SB 160* AN ACT relating to communication.
SB 165 AN ACT relating to the State Fair Board and declaring an emergency.
SB 179* AN ACT relating to elections.
SR 8 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of our friend and former colleague, Representative John Adams.
SR 21 A RESOLUTION honoring Sheriff Josh Neale for his bravery and attention to duty.
SR 31 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of our friend and former colleague, Representative Joseph Edward "Eddie" Ballard, the Gentleman from Hopkins 10.
SR 32 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Owsley Brown II.
SR 39 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Miriam Hill Buford.
SR 49 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Sergeant Jeremy Russell Summers.
SR 51 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Louis Gatewood Galbraith.
SR 58 A RESOLUTION honoring and commending Representative Darryl T. Owens on being named the 2012 recipient of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Freedom Award.
SR 72 A RESOLUTION honoring Harold B. Deatherage for his tireless and steadfast efforts to honor veterans.
SR 87 A RESOLUTION recognizing the 7th biennial INTERKULTUR World Choir Games, to be hosted in Cincinnati, Ohio, and adjourning the Senate in its honor.
SR 90 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Charles T. Black.
SR 96 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Leonard "Lenny" Lyles.
SR 99 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Schuyler D. McGaha.
SR 125 A RESOLUTION honoring Charles "Charlie" Siler upon the occasion of him being named the recipient of the 2011 Vic Hellard, Jr. Award for exemplary public service.
SR 130 A RESOLUTION urging the Presidential Administration, the United States Trade Representative, and the United States Department of Agriculture Secretary to include tobacco and tobacco products within the scope of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement currently being negotiated.
SR 131 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Clarence Martin Lewis.
SR 142 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Thomas Hodge.
SR 147 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Bernard M. Trager.
SR 169* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Dr. Harold F. Funke.
SR 179* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Marcia Fowler Davis.
SR 195 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Walter Patrick.
SR 197* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Dorothy Ray Brown.
SR 198* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Cornelia Elizabeth Hampton Nay.
SR 199* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of William A. "Bill" Proulx.
SR 200* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Abram Buchanan Addams.
SR 203* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Dorothy E. Kilgus Stoess.
SR 204* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of J. C. Long.
SR 211 A RESOLUTION recognizing the countless individuals and organizations providing relief efforts after devastating tornadoes hit many counties around the Commonwealth.
SR 212 A RESOLUTION honoring those Kentuckians who perished in the recent tornadoes and expressing condolences to the families and loved ones for their loss.
SR 216 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Charles Britton Wells.
SR 243 A RESOLUTION honoring the Kentucky National Guard for its service to the Commonwealth and the United States, in recognition of the 100th anniversary of its name being changed to the "Kentucky National Guard."
SR 262 A RESOLUTION congratulating the University of Kentucky men's basketball team on reaching the 2012 NCAA Final Four.
SR 265 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife's management of the Commonwealth's wildlife and natural habitats and of the leadership role of the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission in that mission.
SR 270 A RESOLUTION honoring Morgan County Judge Executive Tim Conley and West Liberty Mayor Jim Rupe for their leadership in their community in the aftermath of the devastating tornadoes.
SR 345 A RESOLUTION recognizing the third week in April as Kentucky Nonprofit Week and adjourning the Senate in honor of the thousands of nonprofit organizations in the Commonwealth of Kentucky that work for the good of its citizens and the world.
SR 347 A RESOLUTION honoring the University of Kentucky Wildcats, 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Champions.
SB 160: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to communication.
SB 179: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to elections.
HB 480: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to county attorney-operated traffic programs.
HB 518: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to vehicles and declaring an emergency.
HB 518: SFA (3) AN ACT relating to vehicles and declaring an emergency.

2011 Special Session Top

Bill Title
SR 20 A RESOLUTION honoring the Christian County Colonels for winning the 2011 PNC Bank/Kentucky High School Athletic Association Boys' Sweet Sixteen Basketball Tournament.
SR 64 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Nicholas Jacoby, Benjamin T. Laslie, and Allen Williams.

2011 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 14* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SB 54* AN ACT relating to fire protection districts in consolidated local governments.
SB 59* AN ACT relating to mechanical systems.
SB 73* AN ACT relating to motor vehicle dealers.
SB 116* AN ACT relating to concealed deadly weapons.
SB 166* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SJR 117* A JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Transportation Cabinet to issue a special "In God We Trust" license plate under the provisions of KRS 186.164.
SR 29 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of our friend and former colleague, Representative Raymond Overstreet.
SR 31* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and memory of Sergeant First Class Kristopher D. Chapleau.
SR 32* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and memory of Staff Sergeant Christopher Todd Stout.
SR 33 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of 1st Lieutenant Eric D. Yates.
SR 54 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of Dr. Evertie Moore on the occasion of his 80th birthday.
SR 60 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Chief Petty Officer (SEAL) Collin T. Thomas.
SR 97 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Sandy Lee Watkins.
SR 101 A RESOLUTION honoring Dr. Howard F. Bracco upon his retirement after 33 years of exemplary community mental health service in the Seven Counties Region of Kentucky.
SR 102 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Clydia Combs.
SR 114* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Walter Donald "Don" Osborne.
SR 155* A RESOLUTION honoring Taylor William (Bill) Samuels, Jr., legendary President and CEO of Maker’s Mark Distillery, on the occasion of his impending retirement.
SR 164 A RESOLUTION honoring the service and sacrifice of the officers and enlisted members of the Armed Forces, as well as their families, stationed at Fort Campbell.
SR 179 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of Paintsville Chief of Police Bill Holbrook.
SR 180 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Marrs Allen May.
SR 197 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of Brandon Anthony Neal, student of noted professor Dr. Kimcherie Lloyd, upon the successful performance of his student conducting recital at the University of Louisville School of Music's Margaret Comstock Concert Hall.
SR 215 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Paul Vernon Graham.
SB 73: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to motor vehicle dealers.
SB 79: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to the operation of motor vehicles.
HB 289: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to the operation of a motor vehicle.

2010 Special Session Top

Bill Title
SB 2* AN ACT relating to road projects and declaring an emergency.
SB 3* AN ACT relating to appropriations providing financing and conditions for the operations, maintenance, support, and functioning of the Transportation Cabinet of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
SB 5* AN ACT relating to the funding of school construction, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency.
SJR 3* A JOINT RESOLUTION relating to road projects.
SR 18 A RESOLUTION expressing sympathy to the citizens of the Commonwealth affected by the severe storms and flooding in May 2010, and recognizing the countless individuals and organizations who provided and are continuing to provide assistance and relief to those citizens.
SR 20 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of Janet Harris in recognition of her incredible support for her husband during his career in this Honorable Body.
SR 29 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of the Honorable Walter A. Baker. With deepest respect and admiration, we pay homage and tribute to our friend and colleague, the Senator from Barren, and pause in silent reverence for his soul.
SR 31 A RESOLUTION affirming the values enshrined in and protected by the Constitution of the United States, the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Kentucky Civil Rights Act of 1966.
HB 2: SCA (4) AN ACT relating to fiscal matters and declaring an emergency.
HB 3: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to appropriations providing financing and conditions for the operations, maintenance, support, and functioning of the government of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

2010 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 105 AN ACT relating to agriculture.
SB 131* AN ACT relating to the Department of Juvenile Justice.
SB 132* AN ACT relating to school facilities and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 179 AN ACT relating to veterans.
SB 189* AN ACT relating to transportation.
SB 190* AN ACT relating to unclaimed funds in the possession of jailers.
SJR 169* A JOINT RESOLUTION ratifying the Bi-State Authority created for the purpose of financing, constructing, and operating the Louisville - Southern Indiana Ohio River Bridges Project, and declaring an emergency.
SR 13 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Major General Charles Beach, Jr.
SR 18 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Velma Childers.
SR 20 A RESOLUTION honoring the life and legacy of former University of Kentucky Wildcat Football Coach Rich Brooks.
SR 21 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Denver Butler.
SR 38 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Larry Wayne Sutherland.
SR 42 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Technical Sergeant Anthony C. Campbell, Jr.
SR 48 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of the bravery and service of Sergeant Zachary Swelfer.
SR 57* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Solon Lawrence Bailey and William "Liam" Theiler Bailey.
SR 60 A RESOLUTION encouraging all Americans to contribute to the recovery of the Haitian people both materially and spiritually, expressing appreciation to those who have already taken part in that effort, and adjourning the Senate in remembrance of those affected by the events in Haiti.
SR 80 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Ralph F. Cowgill.
SR 168* A RESOLUTION honoring the University of Louisville's James Graham Brown Cancer Center for becoming Kentucky's only nationally accredited breast care center.
SR 200* A RESOLUTION applauding and congratulating EyeCare America for 25 years of ophthalmology care.
SR 212 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of David Bernard Harper.
SR 214 A RESOLUTION honoring and congratulating the Kentucky Dental Association on the 150th anniversary of its foundation.
SR 219 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of Brother Joe Adams upon the occasion of his retirement.
SR 221 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Taylor Christian Rose.
SR 223 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Harry Moberly, Sr.
SR 225 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of Sergeant Major Thomas B. Crump, and saluting him for his honorable service to the United States of America and the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
SR 227 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of John Cameron Hendricks.
SR 263* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Roy C. Strange.
SR 312 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Daisy Wigginton Thaler.
SR 318 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of the Senator from Madison 34, Senator Ed Worley, upon the occasion of his retirement from this Honorable Body following a decade of service to the people of the Commonwealth.
SJR 23: SCA (1) A JOINT RESOLUTION naming the bridge on Kentucky Route 3 between the Floyd County and Johnson County line in honor and memory of Earl (Skip) Ritz.
HB 292: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to road projects and declaring an emergency.
HB 530: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to fiscal matters and declaring an emergency.
HJR 70: SCA (1) A JOINT RESOLUTION relating to the budget process and declaring an emergency.

2009 Special Session Top

Bill Title
SR 15 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Colby Melville Jenkins Jr.
SR 21 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Hilary J. Boone, Jr.
SR 26 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of the twenty-second wedding anniversary of Senator and Mrs. Gerald Neal.
SR 29 A RESOLUTION opposing cap and trade legislation that would negatively impact Americans by increasing the costs of goods and services and instead supporting legislation that would encourage states to establish and develop their own renewable energy portfolio standards.

2009 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 51* AN ACT relating to demand-side energy management.
SB 186* AN ACT relating to the Special Needs Alternative Education and Welfare Program.
SJR 69* A JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Transportation Cabinet to issue a special "Think About God" license plate under the provisions of KRS 186.164.
SJR 70* A JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Transportation Cabinet to issue a special "In God We Trust" license plate under the provisions of KRS 186.164.
SR 26 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Woodrow Leonard Stamper.
SR 31 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Dr. Francesco Giulio Scorsone.
SR 47 A RESOLUTION commending Don Blevins for twenty-seven years of dedicated service to the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government as Fayette County Clerk.
SR 56 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Robert Winston "Bob" Nickell of West Liberty, Kentucky.
SR 59 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Walter C. Blevins, Sr.
SR 60 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Paula Payne.
SR 61 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Rita Geraghty.
SR 62 A RESOLUTION honoring Senator Addison Mitchell "Mitch" McConnell, Jr. for his devoted service to the people of the Commonwealth and for becoming the longest-serving United States Senator from Kentucky on January 10, 2009.
SR 102 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of Adam Bender and thanking him for the example he sets for all Kentuckians.
SR 110 A RESOLUTION recognizing the countless individuals and organizations providing relief efforts for the Commonwealth after the worst natural disaster in Kentucky's modern history.
SR 131 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Kentucky Senate in celebration and recognition of "The Year of the NCO."
SR 151* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of John T. McCarthy, Jr.
SR 162 A RESOLUTION honoring the Holmes High School Bulldogs upon winning the 2009 KHSAA Boys Sweet Sixteen Basketball Championship.
SR 165 A RESOLUTION honoring the leadership, strength, vision and service of Bluegrass Regional Mental Health-Mental Retardation Board, Inc. ("Bluegrass"), including the Board of Directors, former President and Chief Executive Officer Joseph "Joe" A. Toy, and the dedicated and hard-working management and staff at the Communities at Oakwood ("Oakwood") who diligently care for our Commonwealth's most vulnerable citizens on a daily basis.
SR 178* A RESOLUTION memorializing Bryce C. Turner and adjourning the Senate in his loving memory and honor.
HB 39: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to motor vehicle operator's licenses.
HB 53: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to the titling of all-terrain vehicles.
HB 309: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to motor vehicles.

2008 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 1 AN ACT relating to student assessment.
SB 40 AN ACT relating to abortion and declaring an emergency.
SB 46* AN ACT relating to crime victim testimony.
SB 60 AN ACT relating to school facilities.
SB 69* AN ACT relating to the hazardous waste management fund and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 83* AN ACT relating to net metering of electricity.
SB 85 AN ACT relating to the establishment of the military service rebate fund and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 111 AN ACT relating to Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC), making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency.
SR 17 A RESOLUTION commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Prestonsburg School Bus Crash of 1958.
SR 20 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Mignon Louise McClain Doran. With deepest respect, admiration, and gratitude, we pay homage and tribute to Mignon Louise McClain Doran.
SR 71 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Christa Dawn Burchett of Lowmansville, Kentucky.
SR 124* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Sergeant Kenneth Raymond Brooker.
SR 136 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of UPS Airlines on the occasion of its 20th anniversary.
SR 152 A RESOLUTION honoring the men who have been awarded the title of Kentucky's Mr. Basketball.
SR 202 A RESOLUTION congratulating and honoring Congressman Hal Rogers for his success in improving environmental quality, education, and awareness in Southern and Eastern Kentucky through the Personal Responsibility in a Desirable Environment (PRIDE) program.
SR 211 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of Staff Sergeant Don J. Jenkins, recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor.
SR 279 A RESOLUTION recognizing and commending Bill Baird for his monetary donation to the 201st Engineer Battalion of the Kentucky Army National Guard.
SB 69: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to the hazardous waste management fund and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 69: SCA (2) AN ACT relating to the hazardous waste management fund and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 69: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to the hazardous waste management fund and making an appropriation therefor.
HB 465: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to agriculture.
HB 465: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to agriculture.
HB 471: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to financial services.


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