On the Floor

Guide to the 2018 Legislative Session for Kentucky Counties

All News Items
Terrorism bill approved by House panel
2/21/2018
LRC
by Robert Weber
Senators look to curb sales of stolen items
2/21/2018
by Robert Weber
Workers' Comp Reform bill passes House vote
2/21/2018
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County jailers, state medical examiners make case for funding restoration
2/21/2018
Kentucky Today
by Tom Latek
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Workers' Compensation Reform bill includes benefits to workers and employers
2/20/2018
ACTION ALERT: Critical time for TVA in-lieu-of-tax bill
2/20/2018
What happened this week at the Capitol
2/16/2018
Workers' Compensation Reform bill includes benefits to workers and employers
2/16/2018
Workers’ comp reform bill heads to House floor
2/15/2018
LRC
Robert Weber
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Senate passes bill directing money to jail security
2/14/2018
by LRC
Senate committee moves alcohol-licensing bill
2/13/2018
LRC
by Robert Weber
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TVA bill could bring money to county
2/9/2018
Kentucky New Era
by Tonya S. Grace
Jailers testify regarding budget cuts
2/6/2018
Significant Cuts Proposed for PVA Offices Will Harm Property Tax Revenues Statewide
2/2/2018
KY Center for Economic Policy
by Pam Thomas
Legislators make a case for expanded gaming
2/1/2018
Teachers running for office rally at state Capitol
2/1/2018
88.9 weku
by Ryland Barton
Bill relieves battered spouses of abuser’s legal fees
2/1/2018
LRC
Robert Weber
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Ballot breakdown for Kentucky state offices
1/31/2018
Bicycle helmet requirement approved by House committee
1/30/2018
LRC
by Robert Weber
Today is Kentucky's deadline to file for political office
1/30/2018
Medical marijuana resolution clears House hurdle
1/25/2018
LRC
Robert Weber
Bill would restrict naming state buildings, roads after politicians
1/24/2018
LRC News
Robert Weber
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Senate panel moves bill to let some prisoners drive
1/24/2018
LRC News
Robert Weber
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UPDATE: Marsy’s Law passes the House
1/24/2018
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Opening private prisons could squeeze budgets of local jails
1/24/2018
The Eagle Post
Tonya S. Grace
Bill would allow counties more money from their investments
1/24/2018
LRC
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KACo supports TVA in-lieu-of-tax bills
1/19/2018
KACo Legislative Luncheon
1/18/2018
Bill addressing opioid crisis goes to House
1/18/2018
LRC
Robert Weber
Bill bans copies of child porn for defense
1/18/2018
Kentucky Today
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2018 Governor’s State of the Commonwealth & Budget Address
1/18/2018
KET
By John Gregory
GOP Senator Offers Bill To Legalize Marijuana In Kentucky
1/18/2018
Lex18
Bill would give fiscal courts more power over taxes
1/18/2018
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Sheriffs support more jail time for attempted murder of officers
1/18/2018
Bill would give local governments more revenue options
1/17/2018
Pawnbrokers Bill passes Ky House
1/17/2018
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Jails will benefit from passing of House Bill 92
1/10/2018
KY Sheriffs Get Initial Approval for Pawnbrokers Bill
1/9/2018
State Senate and House not in session Friday due to weather
1/9/2018
Election bill passes senate, could save counties millions
1/9/2018
Survivors Council issues recommendations, including new minimum age for marriage
1/9/2018
My CN2
Nick Storm
Kentucky’s unlikely acting speaker followed path of hard work, disappointments
1/9/2018
Courier Journal
Scott Jennings, Columnist