2014 | Kentucky hemp bill SB 208 passes; removes representatives from Kentucky hemp commission

Updated: Jan 19, 2019


On March 6, 2014, Senator Paul Hornback introduced SB 208. This bill removed the Speaker of the House of Representatives or the Speaker's designee, the President of the Senate or the President's designee, the chair of the Senate Agriculture Committee, and the chair of the House Agriculture and Small Business Committee from the Kentucky Industrial Hemp Commission. The bill was passed and signed by the Governor on March 31, 2014. See full text below.

AN ACT relating to industrial hemp.

Amend KRS 260.857 to remove the Speaker of the House of Representatives or the Speaker's designee, the President of the Senate or the President's designee, the chair of the Senate Agriculture Committee, and the chair of the House Agriculture and Small Business Committee from the Kentucky Industrial Hemp Commission.

Timeline

Mar 6-introduced in Senate

Mar 11-to Agriculture (S)

Mar 18-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar Mar 19-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 20, 2014

Mar 20-3rd reading, passed 38-0

Mar 21-received in House

Mar 24-to Agriculture & Small Business (H); posted in committee

Mar 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar

Mar 27-2nd reading, to Rules; taken from Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 28, 2014 Mar 28-3rd reading, passed 96-1-1

Mar 31-received in Senate; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor Apr 10-signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 114)

[Click here to download PDF version of SB 208.]

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Sources

http://www.lrc.ky.gov/record/14RS/SB208.htm

http://www.votehemp.com/PDF/KY_SB_208_2014.pdf

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