Kentucky General Assembly’s 2018 session ends

FRANKFORT -- The Kentucky General Assembly’s 2018 regular session ended this evening, capping off a session in which lawmakers approved the state’s next two-year budget and numerous other measures that will affect people throughout the state.Most new laws – those that come from legislation that don’t contain emergency clauses or different specified effective dates – …

Important Bills to watch in Kentucky

Every so often I post emails containing the Bills being worked on in Kentucky, from the Legislature.  I thought I would post a list for the Medical Marijuana and adult use Cannabis Bills, and a few other Bills of interest as well.  There are several hundred this year and there is no way anyone could …

(KY) Seven bills passed today by General Assembly, sent to governor

For Immediate Release January 7, 2017 Seven bills passed today by General Assembly, sent to governor FRANKFORT—Seven bills were given final passage today by the Kentucky General Assembly and sent to the governor’s desk. The bills, covering matters ranging from labor unions and their membership to changes in the state’s informed consent and abortion laws, …

Kentucky Senate passes bill that could make heroin traffickers face homicide charges

    SB 5 passed 36-0 Thursday with Sen. Perry Clark, D-Louisville, passing. By Kevin Wheatley, Published: January 17, 2014 10:19AM The Senate passed a bill Thursday to combat the state’s growing heroin problem, though not without questions during a committee hearing earlier in the day on certain provisions’ constitutionality. Senate Bill 5 passed 36-0 …