Kentucky - SB11 - 2017

AN ACT relating to nuclear power.

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Added On: 02-17-2017
Updated On: 03-26-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Danny Carroll (Republican)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (20)

  • 09-19-2016 - Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
  • 01-03-2017 - introduced in Senate
  • 01-07-2017 - to Natural Resources & Energy (S)
  • 02-15-2017 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
  • 02-16-2017 - 2nd reading, to Rules
  • 02-21-2017 - floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
  • 03-01-2017 - 3rd reading, passed 27-8 with Committee Substitute and floor amendment (1)
  • 03-01-2017 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 1, 2017
  • 03-02-2017 - received in House
  • 03-03-2017 - to Economic Development & Workforce Investment (H)
  • 03-06-2017 - posted in committee
  • 03-07-2017 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
  • 03-08-2017 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 14, 2017
  • 03-08-2017 - 2nd reading, to Rules
  • 03-15-2017 - delivered to Governor
  • 03-15-2017 - enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • 03-15-2017 - enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • 03-15-2017 - received in Senate
  • 03-15-2017 - 3rd reading, passed 65-28
  • 03-27-2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 118)

Sponsors (3)

News (4)

Kentucky on verge of lifting nuclear moratorium - The Courier-Journal
Published by courier-journal.com
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 15:27:19 GMT

A bill that would overturn a three-decade-old law that effectively bars construction of nuclear power plants in Kentucky is on the verge of passing the General Assembly and being sent to Gov. Matt Bevin for his signature. Senate Bill 11 would get rid ...

Nuclear power bill approved by Senate - The Lane Report
Published by lanereport.com
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 15:37:22 GMT

FRANKFORT A bill that would lift a moratorium on nuclear power plants in the state was approved today by the Kentucky Senate. ... Danny Carroll, the sponsor of SB 11, said states need diverse energy portfolios to remain economically competitive.

Kentucky closes in on lifting nuclear power moratorium - Platts
Published by platts.com
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 23:22:59 GMT

... control both both houses of the Legislature and Governor Matt Bevin is a Republican as well. Republican State Senator Danny Carroll, the bill's primary sponsor, said in a Monday interview that removing the nuclear ban is crucial to giving the state ...

Kentucky lawmakers advance bill to lift nuclear power moratorium - Utility Dive
Published by utilitydive.com
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 13:03:29 GMT

Kentucky lawmakers are advancing a bill designed to lift the 30-year moratorium on new nuclear generation as coal-fired generation declines in the state, media reports say. Senate Bill 11 (S.B. 11) already passed the state Senate and could face a final ...