Kentucky - HB 384 - 2017

Relating to mine safety. Amend KRS 351.090 and 351.140 to reduce the required number of inspections of underground mines; specify reduced number of required inspections for both annual mine inspections and annual full electrical inspections.

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Added On: 02-17-2017
Updated On: 07-03-2017
Status: Enacted
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Actions (21)

  • 02-15-2017 - Introduced in House
  • 02-16-2017 - To Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection (H)
  • 02-28-2017 - Posted in committee
  • 03-01-2017 - Reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
  • 03-02-2017 - Posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 3, 2017
  • 03-02-2017 - 2nd reading, to Rules
  • 03-03-2017 - Floor amendment (1) filed
  • 03-06-2017 - 3rd reading, passed 91-1 with floor amendment (1)
  • 03-07-2017 - 1st reading
  • 03-07-2017 - Returned to Natural Resources & Energy (S)
  • 03-07-2017 - Taken from Natural Resources & Energy (S)
  • 03-07-2017 - Received in Senate
  • 03-07-2017 - To Natural Resources & Energy (S)
  • 03-08-2017 - Reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules
  • 03-14-2017 - 3rd reading, passed 28-8
  • 03-14-2017 - Delivered to Governor
  • 03-14-2017 - Enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • 03-14-2017 - Enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • 03-14-2017 - Received in House
  • 03-14-2017 - Posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 14, 2017
  • 03-21-2017 - Signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 72)

News (2)

Special Report: Should Coal Country Roll Back State Laws and Rely on Feds? - Bloomberg BNA
Published by bna.com
Thu, 04 May 2017 14:59:38 GMT

Changes to coal mine inspection regulations in mining mainstays such as Kentucky and West Virginia are the latest in legislative pushes to roll back state mine inspections and yield to federal oversight. But, some regulatory specialists say states ...

Bill seeks to change number of mine inspections - Hazard Herald
Published by hazard-herald.com
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 15:45:23 GMT

FRANKFORT — This year's Legislative Session has been busy. The Kentucky House of Representatives passed a bill on March 6 that deals specifically with mine inspections. HB 384 awaits final vote in the State Senate. If passed into law, HB 384 will ...

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