Legislation Sponsored by Luke Rankin (6)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 5/23/2018


S 0003 Provisions for Cost of Animal Care Act of 201705.02.2017 The House Judiciary Committee recommitted this bill to the House Judiciary Criminal Laws subcommittee. 04.27.2017 The House Judiciary Constitutional Laws subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.03.23.2017 The Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment allows for a request of a trial at the discretion of the court. It also ensures the accused pays for the care up to the trial.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows the custodian of an animal taken into custody because of civil  or criminal violations by its owner to petition the court for expenses related to caring for the animal. 
Sponsor: Luke Rankin House Com: Judy Senate Com: ANR
Status: Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 4/4/2017
Keywords: General Governance Senate Week of 03.20.2017 Week of 04.24.2017 Week of 05.01.2017
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S 0104 Expands the civil jurisdiction of magistrates to include homeowners' associationsSummary of the bill as introduced: Expands the civil jurisdiction of magistrates to include homeowners' associations.
Sponsor: Luke Rankin House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Subcommittee: Malloy (ch), Climer, Goldfinch Status Date: 1/20/2017
Keywords: Courts Senate
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S 0115 Establishes a mandatory alcohol server training and education program05.02.2018 The House Judiciary Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment removes the live proctor requirement. 04.25.2018 The House Judiciary General Laws subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment only makes technical changes.04.26.2017 The House Judiciary General Laws subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill.02.21.2017 The Senate Judiciary Committee gave this bill a favorable report.02.09.2017 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. As soon as the amendments are written, they will be posted on the tracking system.Summary of the bill as introduced: Establishes and provides for the implementation and enforcement of an alcohol server training and education program that requires servers of alcoholic beverages for on-premises consumption to obtain alcohol server certificates.
Sponsor: Luke Rankin House Com: Judy Senate Com: Judy
Status: House - Requests for debate-Rep Status Date: 5/9/2018
Keywords: General Governance Senate Week of 02.06.2017 Week of 02.20.2017 Week of 04.23.2018 Week of 04.24.2017 Week of 04.30.2018
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S 0690 Authorizes a temporary liquor by the drink license for a festival that has a major economic impactSummary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes a temporary liquor by the drink license for a festival that has a major economic impact not to exceed five days.
Sponsor: Luke Rankin House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 5/3/2017
Keywords: General Governance Week of 05.01.2017
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S 0710 Allows contracts with political subdivisions on turnpike projectsSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows contracts with political subdivisions on turnpike projects.
Sponsor: Luke Rankin House Com: Senate Com: Tran
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Transportation Status Date: 5/8/2017
Keywords: Transportation Week of 05.08.2017
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S 0759 Exempts property taxes for a dwelling house and one acre of land for a person with a brain or spinal cord injury01.23.2018 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment limits the exemption to 100 percent disabled. 01.16.2018 The Senate Finance Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment changes the effective date from 2017 to 2018.Summary of the bill as introduced: Exempts property taxes for a dwelling house and one acre of land for a person with a brain or spinal cord injury.
Sponsor: Luke Rankin House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Recommitted to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 5/8/2018
Keywords: Property Taxes Senate Week of 01.15.2018 Week of 01.22.2018
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