HB 449 (BR 1434) - R. Adams, B. Yonts
AN ACT relating to indemnification.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 371 to define "construction services contract"; establish that indemnification clauses purporting to indemnify or hold harmless another person from that person's own negligence or from the negligence of his or her contractors, agents, or employees are void and unenforceable.
HB 449 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Retain original provisions of the bill except to add definition of "contractor," and "contractee."
Feb 14-introduced in House
Feb 15-to Labor and Industry (H)
Feb 17-posting waived; reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 18-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 22, 2005
Feb 23-3rd reading, passed 51-40 with Committee Substitute
Feb 24-received in Senate
Feb 25-to Judiciary (S)
Mar 2-taken from committee; laid on clerk's desk; taken from clerk's desk; 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
Mar 3-taken from committee; laid on clerk's desk; taken from clerk's desk; 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
Mar 4-reported favorably, to Rules
Mar 8-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 8, 2005; 3rd reading, passed 37-0; received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Mar 18-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 156)