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November 17, 2021
Federal infrastructure bill signed into law
On Nov. 5, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the $1.2 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) and it was signed by President Joe Biden on Nov. 15. The bill passed the Senate on Aug. 10.

November 11, 2021
Representative Rudy presented 2021 County Advocate Award
Leader Rudy sponsored and supported bills that advanced issues important to counties.

November 12, 2021
Bipartisan infrastructure bill receives final passage in Congress
On Nov. 5, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the $1.2 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) with bipartisan support, sending the bill to President Biden’s desk for his final signature. The bill passed the Senate on Aug. 10.

November 09, 2021
Representative Meredith presented 2021 County Advocate Award
Representative Meredith sponsored and supported bills that advanced issues important to counties

October 30, 2021
County jails and jail budgets may be impacted by recent Kentucky Supreme Court decision
The Kentucky Supreme Court issued its decision in David Jones v. Clark County, Kentucky and Frank Doyle, which addressed charging county inmates a fee for certain expenses.

November 01, 2021
Senator Mills presented 2021 County Advocate Award
Senator Mills sponsored and supported bills that advanced issues important to counties

October 26, 2021
KACo Policy Brief: Electric Vehicle Fees
Review of fees levied on electric and hybrid vehicles in other states.

October 22, 2021
Representative Reed presented 2021 County Advocate Award
Representative Reed sponsored and supported bills that advanced issues important to counties

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