Sen. Wheeler, Phillip Sponsored Bills

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2023 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 4* AN ACT relating to the retirement of fossil fuel-fired electric generating units and declaring an emergency.
SB 11 AN ACT relating to the control of vehicular traffic.
SB 20 AN ACT relating to banning social media applications from state government technology and declaring an emergency.
SB 24 AN ACT relating to KEES scholarships for students attending noncertified schools.
SB 28 AN ACT relating to small farm wineries and declaring an emergency.
SB 34 AN ACT proposing an amendment to Section 170 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to property exempt from taxation.
SB 40* AN ACT relating to deceased persons.
SB 41 AN ACT relating to sheriffs.
SB 44 AN ACT relating to wine corkage.
SB 47* AN ACT relating to medicinal cannabis.
SB 50 AN ACT relating to elections.
SB 97* AN ACT relating to lasers.
SB 101* AN ACT relating to peace officer contracts.
SB 108* AN ACT relating to motor vehicles.
SB 115 AN ACT relating to adult performances.
SB 120* AN ACT relating to residential communities.
SB 123* AN ACT relating to notarial acts.
SB 127 AN ACT relating to water fluoridation programs.
SB 148* AN ACT establishing the Government Teleworking Task Force.
SB 150 AN ACT relating to children.
SB 163* AN ACT relating to transportation and declaring an emergency.
SB 192* AN ACT relating to investor-owned electric utilities.
SB 260* AN ACT relating to workers' compensation.
SB 263* AN ACT relating to the regionalization of public water and wastewater systems.
SB 278 AN ACT relating to constables and declaring an emergency.
SJR 78 A JOINT RESOLUTION applying for an Article V convention to propose amendments to the Constitution of the United States that impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and limit the terms of office for federal government officials and members of Congress.
SJR 94* A JOINT RESOLUTION designating the Chief Petty Officer 3rd Class Virgil Mounts Memorial Bridge in Pike County.
SJR 95* A JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Transportation Cabinet to designate a portion of United States Route 460 in Pike County in memory of Thomas Epling.
SR 26 A RESOLUTION honoring the extraordinary service of Senator Ralph Alvarado to the Commonwealth of Kentucky upon his retirement from the General Assembly.
SR 44* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Scott C. Wilhoit as commissioner of the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 45* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Kenneth C. Smith III as administrative law judge in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 46* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Mary Pat Regan to the Public Service Commission.
SR 66 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of the Honorable Henry R. Wilhoit, Jr.
SR 82* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Virgil F. Osborne.
SR 93* A RESOLUTION honoring Nathan Sesco for his selection and current service as State Commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Department of Kentucky.
SR 137 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving and memory of Bill Patrick, former Executive Director of the Kentucky County Attorney's Association.
SR 159 A RESOLUTION recognizing the record number of women legislators serving in the 2023 General Assembly.
SR 195* A RESOLUTION honoring the Martin County High School Cardinals, 2023 KHSAA Boys Basketball 15th Region Champions.
SR 196* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Angela C. Hatton to the Public Service Commission.
SR 201* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Paul Todd Case to the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees.
SR 248* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of D. Mack Justice.
SR 249* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Carol Ann Tomlinson.
SR 262* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Dr. Harry Ewing Altman.
SR 263* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Mrs. Patsy Ruth Hall.
SR 264* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Dr. Harvey Allsbrook Page.
SR 266* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Dallas Layne.
SB 90: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to chemical dependency treatment services.
SB 148: SFA (1) AN ACT establishing the Government Teleworking Task Force.
SB 192: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to investor-owned electric utilities.
HB 135: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to autonomous vehicles.
HB 135: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to autonomous vehicles.
HB 232: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to insurance adjusters.
HB 232: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to insurance adjusters.
HB 535: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to criminal justice and making an appropriation therefor.
HB 535: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to criminal justice and making an appropriation therefor.

2022 Special Session Top

Bill Title
SB 1 AN ACT relating to disaster relief, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency.
SR 10* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of the individuals whose lives were tragically lost in the recent flooding that ravaged Eastern Kentucky.
HB 1 AN ACT relating to disaster relief, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency.

2022 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SB 5 AN ACT relating to fiscal matters providing funding for disaster recovery and relief, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency.
SB 75 AN ACT relating to assessment of motor vehicles for property tax purposes and declaring an emergency.
SB 80* AN ACT relating to genetic testing in death investigations.
SB 81* AN ACT relating to jails.
SB 82* AN ACT relating to consumer protection.
SB 83 AN ACT relating to athletics.
SB 84 AN ACT relating to children's health.
SB 98 AN ACT relating to the control of vehicular traffic.
SB 118* AN ACT relating to permits.
SB 124* AN ACT relating to transportation and declaring an emergency.
SB 126* AN ACT relating to the establishment of emergency insulin programs and declaring an emergency.
SB 147 AN ACT proposing an amendment to Section 170 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to property exempt from taxation.
SB 167* AN ACT relating to library district boards.
SB 185* AN ACT relating to motor vehicle insurance.
SB 205 AN ACT relating to state dealings with companies that engage in energy company boycotts.
SB 206* AN ACT relating to peace officer contracts.
SB 245 AN ACT relating to protective orders.
SB 249* AN ACT relating to incentive programs and declaring an emergency.
SB 303* AN ACT relating to workers' compensation.
SB 304* AN ACT relating to workers' compensation.
SB 326* AN ACT relating to securitization of public utilities.
SB 327* AN ACT relating to the Kentucky Model Procurement Code.
SB 328* AN ACT relating to oil and gas.
SB 329* AN ACT relating to public utilities.
SB 330* AN ACT relating to economic development.
SB 343* AN ACT relating to financial assistance and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 350* AN ACT relating to executive branch governance.
SJR 99 A JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Governor to direct the Kentucky Department of Revenue to deviate from the standard valuation used in assessing motor vehicles for property tax purposes and declaring an emergency.
SJR 143* A JOINT RESOLUTION designating the Davis Brothers Memorial Bridge in Martin County.
SJR 150 A JOINT RESOLUTION terminating the declaration of emergency regarding the SARS-CoV-2 virus and declaring an emergency.
SJR 170* A JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Kentucky Public Service Commission to examine fuel price volatility on utility ratepayers.
SR 11 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Richard "Rick" Longoria.
SR 12* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of William Victor Slone.
SR 18 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of James Bernard Yates Sr.
SR 22 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Darryl Owens.
SR 41* A RESOLUTION confirming the reappointment of John Barry Coleman as an administrative law judge in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 49* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in loving memory and honor of Lawrence E. "Larry" Forgy, Jr.
SR 52* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Alexander "Alex" Spencer.
SR 53* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Greg Smith.
SR 54* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Gary Steven "Butch" McCoy.
SR 63* A RESOLUTION commemorating and honoring the life and accomplishments of Ann Epperson Carty.
SR 67 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of William "Bill" Amey Jr.
SR 68* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of James Thomas Matney.
SR 89* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Amanda M. Perkins as an administrative law judge in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 90* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of James Gregory Allen as an administrative law judge in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 94* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Samuel J. Bach as an administrative law judge in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 95* A RESOLUTION confirming the reappointment of W. Greg Harvey as an administrative law judge in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 109* A RESOLUTION confirming the reappointment of Stephanie Letitia Kinney as an administrative law judge in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 110 A RESOLUTION honoring Kentucky State University.
SR 111* A RESOLUTION confirming the reappointment of R. Roland Case as an administrative law judge in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 130 A RESOLUTION confirming the reappointment of Michael W. Alvey as a member of the Workers' Compensation Board in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 140 A RESOLUTION honoring Coach Bill Cronin upon the occasion of his retirement as head football coach for Georgetown College.
SR 146 A RESOLUTION honoring Mary Catherine Bunning on her 90th birthday.
SR 147 A RESOLUTION urging the Lexington Center Corporation to not remove cash as a payment option.
SR 152* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Scott M. Miller as a member of the Workers' Compensation Board in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 153 A RESOLUTION affirming support for Ukrainian sovereignty, the people of Ukraine, and their right to self-determination.
SR 160 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Norma F. Deneen.
SR 169 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Jordan Wesley Morgan.
SR 186* A RESOLUTION honoring Isaac Dixon, Kentucky's "Mr. Football" for the 2021 season.
SR 212 A RESOLUTION honoring Senator Wil Schroder upon the occasion of his retirement from the General Assembly.
SR 239* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Lafe Smith Hinkle II.
SR 265* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Mike Parsley.
SR 266* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Patricia Lou Wright McPeek.
SR 268 A RESOLUTION honoring the extraordinary service of Senator C.B. Embry Jr. to the Commonwealth of Kentucky upon his retirement from the General Assembly.
SR 291 A RESOLUTION commending the Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources, its staff, and partners for the success of its elk restoration program.
SR 295 A RESOLUTION honoring the University of Louisville Women's Basketball Team upon reaching the 2022 NCAA Women's Basketball Championship Final Four.
SR 315* A RESOLUTION honoring utility linemen.
SR 316* A RESOLUTION urging the Kentucky Public Service Commission to examine strategies to address utility costs to ratepayers.
HB 5 AN ACT relating to fiscal matters providing funding for disaster recovery and relief, making an appropriation therefor, and declaring an emergency.
SB 167: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to library district boards.
SB 167: SFA (3) AN ACT relating to library district boards.
SB 343: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to financial assistance and making an appropriation therefor.
HB 4: SFA (3) AN ACT relating to unemployment insurance.
HB 221: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to school bus safety.
HB 297: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to the retirement and declaring an emergency.

2021 Special Session Top

Bill Title
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 9 AN ACT relating to the protection of born-alive infants and declaring an emergency.
SB 26* AN ACT relating to sex offender registrants.
SB 32* AN ACT relating to children.
SB 53 AN ACT relating to employment of part-time adjunct instructors for the Kentucky Fire Commission.
SB 75* AN ACT relating to off-highway vehicles and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 85* AN ACT relating to workers' compensation for volunteer firemen and other emergency personnel.
SB 86* AN ACT relating to solid waste and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 88* AN ACT relating to city annexation filings.
SB 104 AN ACT relating to constables.
SB 110* AN ACT relating to prescription insulin and declaring an emergency.
SB 111* AN ACT relating to social media Web sites.
SB 117 AN ACT relating to exceptions to immunization requirements and declaring an emergency.
SB 126* AN ACT relating to reorganization and declaring an emergency.
SB 147* AN ACT relating to the adjutant general.
SB 169 AN ACT relating to duty-related disability benefits.
SB 257* AN ACT relating to utility fuel costs.
SCR 64* A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION reestablishing the Public Water and Wastewater System Infrastructure Task Force.
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 63* A RESOLUTION urging President Biden to rescind the Executive Order which revoked the permits for the Keystone XL Pipeline Project.
SR 67 A RESOLUTION condemning anti-Semitism in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
SR 76 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Mason County Judge/Executive Joseph Patrick Pfeffer.
SR 79* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Thomas G. Polites as an administrative law judge in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 80* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Peter J. Naake as an administrative law judge in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 81 A RESOLUTION celebrating Black History Month and honoring keynote speaker of the annual Black History Celebration, Georgia State Representative Billy Mitchell.
SR 84* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Tonya M. Clemons as an administrative law judge in the Department of Workers' Claims.
SR 126 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Corey Tomas Fannin.
SR 132* A RESOLUTION honoring Chris Evensen upon the successful completion of his term as President of the Kentucky Workers Association.
SR 134 A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Katherine Sue Scott.
SR 198* A RESOLUTION honoring Pastor Dwayne Mills and Appalachia Reach Out.
SR 199* A RESOLUTION commemorating the one-hundredth anniversary of the discovery of insulin.
SR 213 A RESOLUTION honoring those who act for social justice.
SR 216* A RESOLUTION honoring Belfry High School boys' basketball player Bol Kuir.
SR 221* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Judge Steven D. Combs.
SR 233* A RESOLUTION honoring utility linemen.
SR 242* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Larry David Scott.
SR 243 A RESOLUTION honoring the memory of Senator Georgia Davis Powers and her contributions to women's history.
SB 54: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to recovery of medical costs in tort actions.
SB 86: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to solid waste and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 126: SCA (1) AN ACT relating to reorganization and declaring an emergency.
SB 247: SFA (3) AN ACT relating to oversight of the police for a consolidated local government and declaring an emergency.
HB 188: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to the renaming of the Louie B. Nunn Cumberland Parkway.
HB 188: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to the renaming of the Louie B. Nunn Cumberland Parkway.
HB 188: SFA (3) AN ACT relating to the renaming of the Louie B. Nunn Cumberland Parkway.
HB 199: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to rights-of-way on state roads.
HB 199: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to rights-of-way on state roads.

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 9 AN ACT relating to the protection of born-alive infants and abortion and declaring an emergency.
SB 23* AN ACT relating to insulin assistance and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 61 AN ACT relating to coverage for Lyme disease.
SB 69* AN ACT relating to prescription insulin.
SB 75* AN ACT relating to off-highway vehicles and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 78 AN ACT relating to the operation of bicycles.
SB 111* AN ACT relating to public safety personnel.
SB 133* AN ACT relating to workers compensation for volunteer firemen and other emergency personnel.
SB 134 AN ACT relating to the Optometry Scholarship Program.
SB 143* AN ACT relating to moments of silence and reflection.
SB 153* AN ACT relating to a tax credit for volunteer firefighters.
SB 164* AN ACT relating to solid waste and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 187* AN ACT relating to city annexation filings.
SB 215* AN ACT relating to workers' compensation.
SB 216 AN ACT relating to employment of part-time adjunct instructors for the Kentucky Fire Commission.
SB 227 AN ACT relating to the earn and learn tax credit.
SB 229* AN ACT relating to constables.
SB 250* AN ACT relating to protection for entrepreneurs and workers.
SB 251* AN ACT relating to mining.
SB 263* AN ACT relating to the coal workers' pneumoconiosis fund.
SCR 152* A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION reestablishing the Public Water and Wastewater System Infrastructure Task Force.
SJR 81* A JOINT RESOLUTION designating a portion of Kentucky Route 908 in Martin County as the Harless Family Veterans Memorial Highway.
SJR 87* A JOINT RESOLUTION designating the Robin Holbrook Memorial Bridge in Magoffin County.
SJR 120* A JOINT RESOLUTION designating the Thurman W. "Punch" May Highway in Pike County.
SJR 154* A JOINT RESOLUTION designating the PFC Thomas Randell Ramey Memorial Bridge in Martin County.
SJR 187* A JOINT RESOLUTION directing the Transportation Cabinet to include Bennie Rose on the Country Music Highway in Pike County.
SR 20 A RESOLUTION declaring January 15, 2020, to be Hunger Free Kentucky Day.
SR 32 A RESOLUTION recognizing Walker Montgomery.
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 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 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 193* A RESOLUTION adjourning the Senate in honor and loving memory of Flora "Flo" G. Abshire.
SR 264* A RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Russell Scott Borders as a member of the Workers' Compensation Board in the Department of Workers' Claims.
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 27: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to mining permits and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 27: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to mining permits and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 75: SFA (2) AN ACT relating to off-highway vehicles and making an appropriation therefor.
SB 263: SFA (1) AN ACT relating to the coal workers' pneumoconiosis fund.

2019 Special Session Top

Bill Title
SR 24* A RESOLUTION honoring the V.L. and Tennie Harless family for their contributions to Martin County and to the United States of America.

2019 Regular Session Top

Bill Title
SR 260* A RESOLUTION honoring the Johnson Central High School academic team upon winning the 2019 Governor's Cup state championship.
SR 262 A RESOLUTION to thank and honor the Kentucky Association of Professional Educators.


Last updated: 5/23/2023 2:25 PM (EDT)