Open States

  1. Introduced Feb 5, 2013
  2. Passed House
  3. Passed Senate
  4. Signed into Law

HB 168

Kentucky House Bill

AN ACT relating to preserving the right of Kentuckians to own and use firearms and declaring an emergency. Create new sections of KRS Chapter 237 to state legislative findings; set forth relevant sections of the Constitution of the United States, Amendments to the Constitution of the United States, and decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States, relating to the right to keep and bear arms; provide that the General Assembly is concerned about possible federal contravention of rights guaranteed under the Second Amendment to the Constitution of the United States; specify that the Commonwealth of Kentucky does not recognize federal statutes, regulations, and other actions which deny or abridge the right to keep and bear arms; require the General Assembly to take action to protect constitutional rights.
2013 Regular Session
Bill Subjects:
Government Reform Other Guns
Sponsors (41):


There are currently no roll call votes recorded for this bill.


Date Chamber  
Feb 12, 2013 House reassigned to Judiciary (H)
Feb 6, 2013 House to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
Feb 5, 2013 House introduced in House

Bill Text


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