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Senate passes new school safety bill
A measure that would add to major school safety legislation that passed into law last year advanced to the state House of Representatives on Jan. 28.

Kentucky hemp bill passes House
The Kentucky House voted 70-17 yesterday to expand options for hemp testing while continuing to meet federal requirements for the state’s hemp program.

KACo joins call to invest in transportation infrastructure
The Kentucky Association of Counties joined the Kentucky League of Cities and the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce in issuing a joint statement urging the General Assembly to increase infrastructure funding.

Hemp bill heads back to House
Legislation designed to help Kentucky’s fledgling hemp industry has passed the state Senate by a 37-0 vote.


Gov. Beshear, Secretary Gray make announcements on REAL ID
New project manager named, two more regional licensing offices opening

Bill tackles blood-test refusals in DUI cases
Refusing to take a blood alcohol concentration test for suspicion of drunken driving could become more difficult under legislation approved by the state Senate on Jan. 28.

2020 Legislative Session Update: Week 3
Review of activity from the third week of the 2020 General Assembly.

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