Bill InformationEdit

Title: An ACT relating to chemical munitions disposal and declaring an emergency.

Sponsor: Sen. Jared Carpenter

Date Introduced: 25 January 2016

What Does It Do?Edit

This bill requires that compounds in chemical munitions undergo specific destruction or treatment values according to the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet. Additionally, SB119 amends a previous statute to delete information gap references in relation to chemical munitions compound exposure.

What Are the Politics?Edit

This is a bipartisan bill.

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Final ResolutionEdit

Senate Bill 119 passed the Senate unanimously, but died in the House, never making it out of the Natural Resources & Environment Committee.