Budget, autism bill and women’s sports law among legislative highlights


A strong budget with money in reserve, legislation to protect drivers with special needs and the Women’s Sports Act were among the highlights mentioned by state officials in the region that were passed. during the 2022 Kentucky General Assembly session.

State Representatives Myron Dossett, Mary Beth Imes and Walker Thomas discussed a number of highlights from the 2022 Kentucky General Assembly session during the latest edition of the Legislative Update Program on Sunday. .

Dossett, who represents the Ninth District, says the 2022-24 state budget contains quite a few bright spots for the Commonwealth.

click to download audioThomas, who represents the 8th House District, said Senate Bill 83, known as the Save Women’s Sports Act, was an important piece of legislation to pass.

click to download audioImes, which represents the Fifth District, was pleased to see a bill passed and signed by Governor Andy Beshear that protects autistic drivers during traffic stops.

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