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February 23, 2024
KACo Board of Directors votes to support HB 596
Bill filed following several meetings of annexation task force during legislative interim session.
February 02, 2024
Week 5 legislative session summary: budget bills pass House
Senate poised to put its mark on spending plan
February 02, 2024
Stivers, Osborne provide legislative update during KCJEA conference
Harlan County Judge/Executive Dan Mosley interviewed the Senate President and House Speaker
January 26, 2024
Kentucky General Assembly Week 4: House passes anti-crime bill
The “Safer Kentucky Act” – a House priority bill – passed the House 74-22 and now moves to the Senate.
January 24, 2024
Kentucky County Clerks Association Update on KAVIS System
KCCA asks customers to be as prepared as possible when they visit their County Clerk.
January 19, 2024
House budget proposal takes center stage for the third week of the 2024 legislative session
County-friendly bills make progress as the budget comes into focus
January 17, 2024
House releases budget package, including $450 million for matching funds to local governments and nonprofits through the GRANT program
House Appropriations and Revenue Chair Jason Petrie filed the proposed state budget
January 12, 2024
Second week of the legislative session comes to a close
This week continued the measuerd start to the 2024 legislative session.