Legislation to update veterinary practice in Kentucky is moving to the House floor, but not before a robust debate about over-the-counter products. The bill language prohibits store clerks from recommending certain veterinary products. Mayfield Representative Richard Heath worked for years at a Southern States retailer.
The Kentucky Senate has voted to revise the state's needle exchange legislation. The bill approved on Tuesday includes an amendment to specify that health facilities conducting needle exchange programs evenly trade clean needles for dirty ones.
Legislation to implement state regulation of the zip line industry is moving through the Kentucky General Assembly. The measure is proposed to help ensure consistency in construction, training, and rider safety.
Local option sales tax legislation won just enough House votes today, to send the measure to the Kentucky Senate. The constitutional amendment measure is a high priority of the Kentucky League of Cities.