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2/19/2020

Police pursuit policy bill gets committee approval, heads to House

“Police pursuit” policies would be required at law enforcement agencies statewide under a bill on its way to the Kentucky House.
2/18/2020

$500,000 in grants announced for counties to dispose of debris after flooding

Grant application packages will be emailed to eligible counties.
2/13/2020

Publications bill passes House committee

HB 195 will continue to provide transparency while saving tax dollars.
2/13/2020

Medicinal marijuana bill clears House hurdle

HB 136 now returns to the full House for further action.
2/12/2020

Public health transformation bill continues movement this session

Rep. Kimberly Moser chairs the House Health and Family Services Committee and sponsored this bill.
2/12/2020

Bill to restore 911 funding heads to Kentucky Senate

We thank Rep. Rob Rothenburger for sponsoring the legislation.
2/11/2020

Construction starting soon on I-Move Kentucky

I-Move Kentucky is the largest, single construction project in Kentucky since the Ohio River Bridges Project was completed in 2016.
2/10/2020

KACo supports SB5 - fiscal court approval of SPGE tax rates

KACo supports SB5, which would give Fiscal Courts the authority to approve tax rates for Special Purpose Governmental Entities (SPGEs).
2/4/2020

Bill banning sanctuary policies heads to House

The Federal Immigration Cooperation Act of 2020 passed the state Senate on Feb. 4 by a 28-10 vote.
2/4/2020

Kentucky hemp bill receives final passage

The Kentucky House voted 85-4 on Feb. 3 to give final passage to a bill that would create new paths for Kentucky hemp while keeping the state’s hemp program in line with federal law.