Sen. Girdler, Rick Sponsored Bills

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2021 Special Session  2021 Regular Session  2020 Regular Session  2019 Regular Session  2018 Regular Session  2017 Regular Session 

2021 Special Session Top

Bill Title
SB 8 AN ACT relating to the health care providers during the COVID-19 pandemic, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency.
SR 4 A RESOLUTION honoring the 13 brave men and women of the United States Armed Forces slain in the terrorist attack in Kabul, Afghanistan.
SR 13 A RESOLUTION commemorating the 20th anniversary of September 11, 2001.

2021 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 1 AN ACT relating to emergencies and declaring an emergency.
SB 2 AN ACT relating to administrative regulations and declaring an emergency.
SB 5 AN ACT relating to emergencies and declaring an emergency.
SB 9 AN ACT relating to the protection of born-alive infants and declaring an emergency.
SB 11 AN ACT relating to criminal damage to rental property.
SB 14* AN ACT relating to underground facility protection.
SB 29* AN ACT relating to indemnification of prosecutors.
SB 37* AN ACT relating to immunization and declaring an emergency.
SB 47* AN ACT relating to audiology and speech-language pathology.
SB 78 AN ACT relating to the prescriptive authority of advanced practice registered nurses.
SB 93 AN ACT relating to the State Board of Agriculture and declaring an emergency.
SB 98* AN ACT relating to immunizations.
SB 104 AN ACT relating to constables.
SB 106 AN ACT relating to athletics.
SB 110 AN ACT relating to prescription insulin and declaring an emergency.
SB 116 AN ACT relating to hate crimes.
SB 117* AN ACT relating to exceptions to immunization requirements and declaring an emergency.
SB 128* AN ACT relating to supplementary education and declaring an emergency.
SB 213 AN ACT relating to executive orders and declaring an emergency.
SJR 27* A JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Kentucky Department of Education to annually remind superintendents to provide a mandatory Veterans Day program.
SR 22 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Wanda Goodwin Thomas.
SR 25 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Eleanor Carol Leavell Barr.
SR 55 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Charles William "Bill" Nighbert.
SR 67 A RESOLUTION condemning anti-Semitism in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
SR 72* A RESOLUTION designating the second Monday in October as "Indigenous Peoples' Day" to celebrate and honor indigenous peoples and their shared history and culture.
SR 76 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Mason County Judge/Executive Joseph Patrick Pfeffer.
SR 81 A RESOLUTION celebrating Black History Month and honoring keynote speaker of the annual Black History Celebration, Georgia State Representative Billy Mitchell.
SR 86* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Dr. Rodney W. Casada to the Board of Directors of the Employers Mutual Insurance Authority.
SR 133* A RESOLUTION honoring Dr. Ephraim McDowell and encouraging the Joint Committee of Congress on the Library to keep the statue of Dr. Ephraim McDowell on display.
SR 134 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Katherine Sue Scott.
SR 197* A RESOLUTION designating August 31 of each year as Overdose Awareness Day in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
SR 213 A RESOLUTION honoring those who act for social justice.
SR 243 A RESOLUTION honoring the memory of Senator Georgia Davis Powers and her contributions to women's history.
SJR 27: SCA (1) A JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Kentucky Department of Education to annually remind superintendents to provide a mandatory Veterans Day program.

2020 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 1 AN ACT relating to federal immigration cooperation.
SB 2 AN ACT relating to voter identification and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 3 AN ACT proposing to amend Section 95 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to the election of state officers.
SB 9 AN ACT relating to the protection of born-alive infants and abortion and declaring an emergency.
SB 11 AN ACT relating to criminal damage to rental property.
SB 15 AN ACT proposing to create a new section of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to crime victims' rights.
SB 23 AN ACT relating to insulin assistance and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 30 AN ACT relating to Medicaid managed care contracts and declaring an emergency.
SB 64* AN ACT relating to indemnification of prosecutors.
SB 72 AN ACT relating to female genital mutilation and declaring an emergency.
SB 75 AN ACT relating to off-highway vehicles and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 77* AN ACT relating to child abuse education.
SB 84* AN ACT relating to insurance policies.
SB 90 AN ACT protecting the exercise of medical ethics and diversity within the medical profession.
SB 94 AN ACT relating to motor fuel.
SB 114 AN ACT relating to athletics.
SB 125 AN ACT relating to athletic trainers.
SB 136 AN ACT relating to home health aides.
SB 144 AN ACT relating to coroners.
SB 148 AN ACT relating to the registration of farmers for sales and use tax exemption purposes.
SB 162* AN ACT relating to the training of city officials.
SB 165* AN ACT related to underground facility protection.
SB 173 AN ACT relating to employment and substance use disorder treatment.
SB 178 AN ACT relating to deceptive lawsuit advertising and solicitation practices.
SB 194* AN ACT relating to surprise billing.
SB 229 AN ACT relating to constables.
SB 240* AN ACT relating to audiology and speech-language pathology.
SB 255* AN ACT relating to government procurement.
SJR 89* A JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Transportation Cabinet to erect signs in Pulaski County that proclaim Pulaski County as the home of the Somerset High School Football Team, 2019 Kentucky High School Athletic Association Class 2A football state champions.
SJR 90* A JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Transportation Cabinet to erect honorary signs declaring Pulaski County as the "Home of Paisley Carrigan, Little Miss U.S. 2019."
SJR 126* A JOINT RESOLUTION designating a section of United States Highway 150 in Lincoln County in honor and memory of Neal "The Banjo Man" James.
SJR 132* A JOINT RESOLUTION designating a section of Kentucky Route 1575 in Pulaski County in honor and memory of William "Bill" Ray.
SJR 142* A JOINT RESOLUTION relating to the Kentucky School for the Deaf.
SR 20 A RESOLUTION declaring January 15, 2020, to be Hunger Free Kentucky Day.
SR 22 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Dr. William R. Markesbery.
SR 23* A RESOLUTION honoring Citizens National Bank upon its 100th anniversary.
SR 32 A RESOLUTION recognizing Walker Montgomery.
SR 41 A RESOLUTION declaring March 10, 2020, to be Alzheimer's Awareness and Advocacy Day.
SR 45 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of George Louis Tapp.
SR 78 A RESOLUTION honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
SR 88 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Nathaniel Jones.
SR 106* A RESOLUTION confirming the reappointment of Karl Duane Clinard to the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Resources Commission.
SR 124 A RESOLUTION honoring Kentucky's farmers for helping provide citizens with the most nutritious and affordable food in the world, and recognizing February 2 to 8, 2020, as Food Check-Out Week in Kentucky.
SR 125 A RESOLUTION recognizing February 4, 2020, as Kentucky Nurses Day in the Commonwealth.
SR 128 A RESOLUTION celebrating Black History Month and honoring the life and legacy of Colonel Charles Young.
SR 135* A RESOLUTION recognizing and honoring Community Farm Alliance upon its 35th anniversary.
SR 143 A RESOLUTION celebrating Charles Young's posthumous promotion to Brigadier General.
SR 160 A RESOLUTION honoring Juanita Green upon the occasion of her 106th birthday.
SR 169 A RESOLUTION honoring the courageous and sacrificial acts of esteemed Americans who took a stand to ensure that all citizens have the right to vote in this great American democracy.
SR 203 A RESOLUTION to recognize the importance of access to safe, affordable, culturally appropriate, and nutritious food and its beneficial impacts on the health of Kentuckians and Kentucky’s agricultural economy.
SR 253* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Christopher James Girdler to the Kentucky Community and Technical College System Board of Regents.
SR 299 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Charles Edward "Charlie" Wilson.
SR 327 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Donna Stockton Early.
SB 162: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to the training of city officials.
SB 162: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to the training of city officials.

2019 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 1 AN ACT relating to school safety and declaring an emergency.
SB 5 AN ACT proposing to amend Section 95 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to the election of state officers.
SB 9 AN ACT relating to abortion and declaring an emergency.
SB 15 AN ACT relating to school policies.
SB 30 AN ACT relating to cancer prevention through insurance coverage for screening and appropriate genetic testing.
SB 59 AN ACT relating to a sales and use tax exemption for certain nonprofit entities and declaring an emergency.
SB 60 AN ACT relating to elections.
SB 66 AN ACT relating to the Colon Cancer Screening Program fund and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 68 AN ACT relating to child abuse education.
SB 77 AN ACT relating to expanding organ donor registration.
SB 98 AN ACT relating to the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 129 AN ACT relating to underground facility protection.
SB 132 AN ACT relating to the prescriptive authority of advanced practice registered nurses.
SB 137* AN ACT relating to the motor vehicle reparations act.
SB 145* AN ACT relating to check cashing and deferred deposit service businesses.
SB 152 AN ACT relating to the rights of parents.
SB 153 AN ACT relating to grain.
SB 203* AN ACT relating to the education of children who are deaf and hard of hearing.
SB 204* AN ACT relating to asbestos trust claims and declaring an emergency.
SB 227 AN ACT relating to abortion and declaring an emergency.
SCR 46 A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION establishing the Alzheimer's and Dementia Workforce Assessment Task Force.
SJR 38* A JOINT RESOLUTION relating to child abuse and neglect awareness.
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 57 A RESOLUTION honoring University of Louisville President Dr. Neeli Bendapudi.
SR 64 A RESOLUTION declaring February 20, 2019, to be Hunger Free Kentucky Day.
SR 73 A RESOLUTION honoring Dr. Augusta Julian upon her retirement as President of Bluegrass Community and Technical College.
SR 74 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Louisville Metro Police Detective Deidre Irene "Dee Dee" Mengedoht.
SR 83 A RESOLUTION recognizing February 19, 2019, as Alzheimer's Awareness and Advocacy Day.
SR 87 A RESOLUTION commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Kentucky Main Street Program.
SR 90 A RESOLUTION encouraging the Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors to delay its consideration of and voting on closing the Paradise Fossil Plant Unit 3 in Muhlenberg County.
SR 96 A RESOLUTION honoring Emma Johns upon being named 2019 Miss Kentucky Teen USA.
SR 120 A RESOLUTION recognizing the upcoming one hundredth anniversary of Kentucky Farm Bureau.
SR 129 A RESOLUTION honoring Dr. Aaron Thompson.
SR 131 A RESOLUTION honoring Dr. Donald L. Hall upon the occasion of his retirement.
SR 152* A RESOLUTION honoring Dr. Mike Smith in recognition of his service as President of the Kentucky Optometric Association.
SR 156* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor of 2018-2019 Kentucky Optometric Association President Dr. Michael Smith.
SR 241* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Alesa G. Johnson to the Kentucky Board of Education.
SR 251* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Lynn Taylor Tye to the Eastern Kentucky University Board of Regents.
SR 262 A RESOLUTION to thank and honor the Kentucky Association of Professional Educators.
HB 151: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to insurance fraud.

2018 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 2 AN ACT proposing an amendment to Section 54 of the Constitution of Kentucky.
SB 3 AN ACT proposing to create a new section of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to crime victims' rights.
SB 4 AN ACT proposing to amend Section 95 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to the election of state officers.
SB 5 AN ACT relating to pharmacy benefits in the Medicaid program, and declaring an emergency.
SB 6 AN ACT relating to the safe disposal of controlled substances.
SB 9 AN ACT relating to TVA in-lieu-of-tax payments, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency.
SB 10 AN ACT relating to judicial redistricting.
SB 19 AN ACT relating to sex offenses.
SB 27* AN ACT relating to retirement benefit participation for members of the General Assembly.
SB 28* AN ACT relating to retirement benefits for legislators.
SB 30 AN ACT relating to crime victims' rights.
SB 37 AN ACT relating to operator's licenses for certain inmates and declaring an emergency.
SB 43 AN ACT relating to adoption.
SB 53 AN ACT relating to service improvements in the Medicaid program.
SB 57 AN ACT relating to terrorism.
SB 68 AN ACT relating to dissolution of marriage.
SB 71 AN ACT relating to health education.
SB 88 AN ACT relating to city mandates.
SB 97* AN ACT relating to municipal annexation.
SB 119 AN ACT relating to cervid meat processors.
SB 121* AN ACT relating to the motor vehicle reparations act.
SB 138* AN ACT relating to reorganization.
SB 145 AN ACT relating to grandparent visitation rights.
SB 150* AN ACT relating to executive branch ethics.
SB 160* AN ACT relating to the sale of consumer goods during a state of emergency.
SB 211* AN ACT relating to the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet.
SB 223* AN ACT relating to the Kentucky Communications Network Authority and declaring an emergency.
SB 224* AN ACT relating to insurance.
SB 225 AN ACT relating to financial transactions.
SB 236* AN ACT relating to surprise billing.
SCR 171 A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION establishing the Childhood Cancer Caucus within the Kentucky General Assembly.
SJR 158* A JOINT RESOLUTION requesting the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet to collaborate with appropriate historical and preservation organizations to identify Civil War battlefield preservation needs and advise on a report submitted by the Civil War Sites Association and the Civil War Trust.
SJR 218* A JOINT RESOLUTION directing state agencies to conduct self-studies to examine current practices that contribute to food waste and to identify opportunities to reduce food waste by increasing donations to charitable feeding agencies.
SR 6* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Mayor Frey Todd.
SR 13* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Lewis L. "Tee" Phelps.
SR 23 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Lynne Marlene Klingeman Givens.
SR 31* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Willard Hansford.
SR 35 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of James Paul David "Jim" Bunning.
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 95 A RESOLUTION recognizing the ongoing work of chiropractic doctors to administer conservative treatment as the first line of treatment in an effort to serve the citizens of the Commonwealth in a manner that deters the use of opioids.
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 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 254* A RESOLUTION requesting that due diligence and environmentally sound practices be used in any future repurposing, conversion, and reuse of an existing natural gas pipeline traversing the state.
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 275 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Vincent "Van" Warren.
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 355 A RESOLUTION honoring Senator Joe Bowen upon his retirement from the Senate.
SB 121: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to the motor vehicle reparations act.
SB 121: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to the motor vehicle reparations act.
SB 121: SFA (5) AN ACT relating to the motor vehicle reparations act.

2017 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 1 AN ACT relating to public education and declaring an emergency.
SB 2 AN ACT relating to retirement and declaring an emergency.
SB 3 AN ACT relating to the disclosure of public retirement information and declaring an emergency.
SB 4 AN ACT relating to medical review panels.
SB 5 AN ACT relating to abortion and declaring an emergency.
SB 7 AN ACT relating to firearms.
SB 8 AN ACT relating to the use of public resources.
SB 9 AN ACT relating to judicial redistricting.
SB 14 AN ACT relating to trafficking in heroin.
SB 17 AN ACT relating to the expression of religious or political viewpoints in public schools and public postsecondary institutions.
SB 19 AN ACT relating to credit freezes for protected consumers.
SB 26 AN ACT relating to operator's license testing.
SB 29 AN ACT relating to kinship care.
SB 32 AN ACT relating to the tracking of drug convictions.
SB 99 AN ACT relating to responsible real property ownership.
SB 112 AN ACT relating to funding for the State Police Retirement System, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency.
SB 114* AN ACT relating to required minimum tort liability coverage for motor vehicles.
SB 117 AN ACT relating to alternative certification.
SB 123 AN ACT relating to operator's licenses.
SB 128 AN ACT relating to roofing contractors.
SB 156 AN ACT relating to airports.
SB 162* AN ACT relating to reorganization.
SB 163* AN ACT relating to reorganization.
SB 177* AN ACT relating to the Personnel Cabinet.
SB 178* AN ACT relating to power of attorney to convey or release property.
SB 189 AN ACT relating to motor vehicle licenses and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 226 AN ACT relating to retirement.
SJR 45* A JOINT RESOLUTION designating a portion of Kentucky Route 39 in Pulaski County in honor and memory of former United States Army Captain, Kentucky State Representative, and Pulaski County Court Clerk, Marshall Davenport.
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 44* A RESOLUTION honoring Marshall Davenport.
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 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 179* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Darla Kay Madison Watts.
SR 183 A RESOLUTION honoring Sheila Mason upon winning the 2017 Vic Hellard Jr. Award for exemplary public service.
SR 249* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Joanne Story.
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 114: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to required minimum tort liability coverage for motor vehicles.


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