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Laws in effect as of July 15, 2020
According to the Kentucky Constitution, bills passed during a legislative session become law 90 days after the adjournment of the session, which was April 15, 2020.
State budget impacts on counties
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, legislators passed a one-year budget with the assumption that revenues will be much lower than expected.
Final Days of the 2020 Legislative Session
Wednesday, April 15, marked the last day of the 2020 Regular Legislative Session.
Federal Legislative Alert: Help us make sure counties aren't left out of federal funding package
Download a template letter to send to your Congressional delegation today.
CERS contribution rate freeze signed by Gov. Beshear
The legislation freezes the CERS contribution rate at FY20 levels.
Legislation freezing CERS rates for one year heads to Governor's desk
CERS rates will be frozen at FY20 rates for one year.
Weekly Legislative Update - April 3
As Kentucky counties and the rest of the world make daily adjustments in response to the pandemic that has changed most of our daily routines, it is no different for the work of the General Assembly.
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