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Attica Scott  -  (D) Kentucky
State Representative - Kentucky House District 041
State District
PO Box 11071
Louisville, KY 40251
  • Phone: (502) 208-8919
State Capitol
702 Capitol Avenue
Frankfort, KY 40601
  • Phone: (502) 564-8100
  • Fax: (502) 564-6543
Bill Bill Name Summary
HB309 AN ACT relating to tenancies in real property. Create a new section of KRS Chapter 383 to provide that, after the effective date of this Act, residential tenants who hold a domestic violence order, a pretrial release no-contact order, or an interpersonal protective ord...
HR62 Recognize February 13, 2017, as Epilepsy Awareness Day in Kentucky. Recognize February 13, 2017, as Epilepsy Awareness Day in Kentucky.
HR69 Urge and petition the President of the United States and the Department ... Urge and petition the President of the United States and the Department of Homeland Security to rescind the immigration ban and to comply with the federal court orders as quickly as feasibly possible.
HR108 Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Anita Sue Esham Muckelroy. Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Anita Sue Esham Muckelroy.
HR106 Designate June 27, 2017, as Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day a... Designate June 27, 2017, as Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day and June 2017 as Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Month.
HR110 Condemn the rally taking place in Pike County of the Traditionalist Work... Condemn the rally taking place in Pike County of the Traditionalist Worker Party/Nationalist Front/National Socialist Movement on April 28-29, 2017.
HR125 Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Kenneth G. and Betty Hurst. Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Kenneth G. and Betty Hurst.
HR129 Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Rev. Wayne B. Smith. Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Rev. Wayne B. Smith.
HR141 Amend House Rule 49 of the 2017 House of Representataives to change the ... Amend House Rule 49 of the 2017 House of Representataives to change the posting requirement for bills and resolutions from one legislative day to three calendar days.
HR146 Honor Danielle Gibson and Will Casto. Honor Danielle Gibson and Will Casto.
HR150 Honor Katherine Johnson. Honor Katherine Johnson.
HR182 Honor the Democratic Woman's Club of Kentucky on the occasion of its 90t... Honor the Democratic Woman's Club of Kentucky on the occasion of its 90th anniversary.
HR187 Honor Sheila Mason upon winning the 2017 Vic Hellard Jr. Award for exemp... Honor Sheila Mason upon winning the 2017 Vic Hellard Jr. Award for exemplary public service.
HB280 AN ACT relating to abortion. Amend 2017 Regular Session HB 2/GA to exempt women whose pregnancies resulted from rape or incest from having an ultrasound prior to an abortion; amend 2017 Regular Session SB 5/GA to allow women whose pregnancies resulted...
HB148 AN ACT relating to midwifery and making an appropriation therefor. Create new sections of KRS Chapter 309 to establish licensing for midwifery; establish terms and create definitions; establish the Kentucky Board of Midwifery, create membership, set terms, and grant authority and duties; ...
HB76 AN ACT relating to criminal histories of job applicants. Create a new section of KRS Chapter 344 to prohibit employers from considering or requiring disclosure of prior criminal history as part of the initial job application; title the Act: "Ban the Box - The Criminal Record Emp...
HB101 AN ACT relating to the regulation of firearms and ammunition by local go... Create a new section of KRS Chapter 65 to allow consolidated local governments to regulate firearms and ammunition to reduce gun violence, except when state or federal law preemepts local governance; amend KRS 65.870 to co...
HB170 AN ACT proposing an amendment to Section 145 of the Constitution of Kent... Propose to amend Section 145 of the Constitution of Kentucky to restructure the voting restrictions contained therein relating to felons and persons with mental disabilities; submit to the voters for ratification or reject...
HB251 AN ACT relating to the abolition of the death penalty. Create a new section of KRS Chapter 532 to abolish the death penalty and replace it with life imprisonment without parole for inmates presently sentenced to death; amend KRS 532.030, relating to authorized dispositions for...
HR44 Recognize the Commonwealth of Kentucky as a welcoming state that celebra... Recognize the Commonwealth of Kentucky as a welcoming state that celebrates the growing diversity of its residents and acknowledges that refugees, immigrants, and all newcomers enhance the culture and the economy; proclaim...
HB179 AN ACT relating to wages. Amend KRS 337.420 to define "equivalent jobs" as those that are equal under the federal Equal Pay Act, or jobs that are dissimilar but equivalent in skill, effort, responsibility, and working conditions; amend KRS 337.423 ...
HB196 AN ACT relating to misclassification of employees in the construction in... Create new sections of KRS Chapter 337 to set forth legislative findings and declarations behind employee misclassification problems; provide definitions; set forth determination of misclassified workers; set forth investi...
HB178 AN ACT relating to wages. Amend KRS 337.275 to raise the state minimum wage to $8.80 per hour beginning on August 1, 2017, to $10.35 per hour beginning on August 1, 2018, to $11.90 per hour beginning on August 1, 2019, to $13.45 per hour beginning ...
HB183 AN ACT relating to alcoholic beverage control. Amend KRS 241.010 to modify the definition of caterer and define local, urban-county, and state administrators, investigators, population, and primary source of supply; delete definition of field representative; set a mini...
HB201 AN ACT relating to local governments. Amend Section 13 of 2017 RS HB 3/GA to set forth that a city, county, urban-county government, consolidated local government, charter county, or unified local government has the authority to adopt and enforce an ordinance ...
HB263 AN ACT relating to taxation. Amend KRS 140.130 to decouple from changes to the federal estate tax since 2003; amend KRS 141.010 to provide for a reduction and phase-out of the pension exclusion, disallow the domestic production activities deduction, e...
HB266 AN ACT relating to commercial driver's licenses. Amend KRS 281A.010 to define "human trafficking"; amend KRS 281A.120 to require a person applying for a commercial driver's license to complete training related to identifying and reporting human trafficking; amend 281A.13...
HB29 AN ACT relating to taxation. Amend KRS 140.130 to decouple from changes to the federal estate tax since 2003; amend KRS 141.010 to provide for a reduction and phase-out of the pension exclusion, disallow the domestic production activities deduction, e...
HR25 Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Judge Richard J. FitzGerald. Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Judge Richard J. FitzGerald.
HB28 AN ACT relating to criminal histories of job applicants. Create a new section of KRS Chapter 344 to prohibit employers from considering or requiring disclosure of prior criminal history as part of the initial job application; title the Act "Ban the Box - The Criminal Record Empl...
HR45 Adjourn in honor and loving memory of former Kentucky State Representati... Adjourn in honor and loving memory of former Kentucky State Representative Louis Johnson.
HR40 Declare January 17, 2018, to be Hunger Free Kentucky Day. Declare January 17, 2018, to be Hunger Free Kentucky Day.
HR44 Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Fern Adkins. Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Fern Adkins.
HB166 AN ACT relating to medical cannabis and making an appropriation therefor. Create new sections of KRS Chapter 218A to define terms; restrict medical cannabis to certain patients with qualifying debilitating conditions; establish requirements for cultivation, production, processing, distribution, ...
HR53 Honor Dr. Marvin D. Mills. Honor Dr. Marvin D. Mills.
HB189 AN ACT relating to the regulation of firearms and ammunition. Amend KRS 65.870 to permit a city of the first class or home rule class, county, urban-county government, charter county, consolidated local government, or unified local government to enact local legislation related to cer...
HB188 AN ACT relating to the security of personal information and declaring an... Amend KRS 367.363 to include additional definitions; amend KRS 367.3645 to provide for a free security freeze in the event a protected person has been notified of a security breach pursuant to the Act or has been notified ...
HR73 Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Charles Wesley "Wes" Strader. Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Charles Wesley "Wes" Strader.
HR68 Urge the General Assembly to give consolidated local governments the pow... Urge the General Assembly to give consolidated local governments the power to enact local legislation related to certain issues on firearms and ammunition governance.
HB195 AN ACT relating to civil rights. Amend KRS 344.010 to include definitions for "sexual orientation" and "gender identity"; amend KRS 344.020, relating to the purpose of the Kentucky's civil rights chapter, to include a prohibition against discrimination be...
HB182 AN ACT relating to earned paid sick leave. Create a new section of KRS Chapter 337 to require employers to provide earned paid sick leave to employees; provide that employees earn paid sick leave upon the date of hire and can use the leave after being employed for ...
HR90 Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Philomena C. (Yochem) Wayne. Adjourn in honor and loving memory of Philomena C. (Yochem) Wayne.
HB196 AN ACT relating to economic development. Create new sections of KRS Chapter 278 to require retail electric suppliers to use increasing amounts of renewable energy; require retail electric suppliers to take energy-efficiency measures and implement energy-efficienc...
HR95 Recognize October 12, 2018, as National Farmers Day. Recognize October 12, 2018, as National Farmers Day.
HB219 AN ACT relating to drug treatment and prevention and making an appropria... Create a new section of KRS Chapter 222 to establish the Kentucky addiction prevention, recovery, and enforcement fund; establish administering committee membership; direct all revenues from the Commonwealth related to the...
HR96 Memorialize the forty-fifth anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that... Memorialize the forty-fifth anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion.
HR101 Encourage the United States Congress to pass legislation that permits th... Encourage the United States Congress to pass legislation that permits the United States Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to negotiate with pharmaceutical companies for fair and reasonable prices on prescription d...
HR98 Urge Congress to propose an amendment to the Constitution of the United ... Urge Congress to propose an amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America to establish reasonable limits on contributions and expenditures in political campaigns and to prohibit noncitizen contributions and...
HB387 AN ACT relating to the regulation of firearms and ammunition by local go... Create a new section of KRS Chapter 65 to allow consolidated local governments to regulate firearms and ammunition to reduce gun violence, except when state or federal law preemepts local governance; amend KRS 65.870 to co...
HB211 `AN ACT relating to school transportation funding and making an appropri... Create a new section of KRS Chapter 138 to establish a school transportation funding fee of $0.03 which shall be paid by dealers on each gallon of gasoline and special fuels; provide for exemptions; require that funds rece...
HB235 AN ACT relating to eliminating the abortion waiting period. Amend KRS 311.725 to delete the requirement to provide information in a physical setting 24 hours before an abortion.
HB409 AN ACT relating to firearms and firearms accessories and declaring an em... Create a new section of KRS Chapter 237 to prohibit the sale or transfer of bump stock devices, trigger cranks and other items designed to accelerate the rate of fire without turning a firearm into a fully automatic firear...
HB374 AN ACT relating to wages for employment. Create a new section of KRS Chapter 337 to make it a discriminatory employment action if an employer asks questions about previous salary or wages, relies on previous salary when setting a new salary, or refuses to hire if...
HCR168 Urge the United States Congress to adequately fund efforts to publicize ... Urge the United States Congress to adequately fund efforts to publicize and educate the public about the 2020 United States Census to ensure an accurate count of the population; encourage local governments in Kentucky to p...
HB449 AN ACT relating to sexual harassment policies for state employees. Amend KRS 7.090 to require the director of the Legislative Research Commission to establish a written sexual harassment policy for all employees of the Commission; require that all reports be investigated in as confidentia...
HB410 AN ACT relating to a firearms offense registry. Create new sections of KRS Chapter 237 to create a publicly accessible database of offenders with convictions for deadly weapons offenses; create definitions; require the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet to establish and ...
HB411 AN ACT relating to the destruction of firearms. Amend KRS 500.090 to require that confiscated firearms be kept for official use or destroyed rather than auctioned; amend KRS 237.090 to comply; amend KRS 150.120 to require Fish & Wildlife to keep confiscated firearms for...
HB412 AN ACT relating to lost or stolen firearms. Create a new section of Chapter 237 to mandate reporting of lost or stolen firearms within 72 hours of the time a person knew or should have known the firearm was missing; require certain information about the firearm to b...
HR134 Recognize the role that the hospitality industry can play in disrupting ... Recognize the role that the hospitality industry can play in disrupting child sex trafficking and encouraging residents, employees, and agencies to use hotels and venues which are signatories of the Tourism Child-Protectio...
HB320 AN ACT relating to accommodations for pregnant employees. Amend KRS 344.030 to include within the definition of "reasonable accommodations," accommodations made for pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions; amend KRS 344.040 to make it an unlawful practice for employ...
HR155 Express support for the Republic of Korea and the Winter Olympic Games, ... Express support for the Republic of Korea and the Winter Olympic Games, and support the trade agreement between the United States and the Republic of Korea.
HB237 AN ACT relating to employment. Amend KRS 336.130 to delete references restricting rights of public employees to organize, associate collectively, or strike; amend KRS 336.180 to amend definition of "labor organization" and delete definitions of "employe...
HB233 AN ACT relating to the prevailing wage. Create new sections of KRS Chapter 337 to establish a prevailing wage law for all public works projects; amend KRS 12.020, 99.480, 227.487, 336.015, 337.010, and 337.990 to conform.
HB236 AN ACT relating to taxation. Amend KRS 139.480 to exempt from sales and use tax the sale or purchase of feminine hygiene products, diapers, diaper wipes, baby bottles including bottle nipples and liners, and breast pumps; apply to sales or purchases m...
HB209 AN ACT relating to the possession of firearms by persons found to have c... Create a new Class D felony in KRS Chapter 527 to prohibit people convicted of a hate crime from possessing firearms.
HB181 AN ACT relating to hate crimes. Amend KRS 532.031 to remove language relating to an offense committed as a result of a hate crime because of the individual's actual or perceived employment as a city, county, state, or federal peace officer, member of an ...
HB83 AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments. Amend KRS 532.090 to establish gross misdemeanors as a new category of misdemeanor offense and set penalty range; amend various sections of KRS Chapters 500, 530, 532, and 533 to conform; amend KRS 532.100 to ensure that c...
HB126 AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments. Amend KRS 186.990, 194A.990, 341.990, and 516.120 to raise the threshold level for a Class D felony for unlawful registration of a car to evade taxes, misrepresentation to receive public assistance or unemployment benefits...
HB180 AN ACT relating to charter schools. Repeal KRS 160.1590, 160.1591, 160.1592, 160.1593, 160.1594, 160.1595, 160.1596, 160.1597, 160.1598, 160.1599, and 161.141.
HB66 AN ACT relating to the investigation of a shooting or deadly incident by... Create new sections of KRS Chapter 15A to provide definitions and establish an Officer Shooting Review Board to investigate any shooting of an individual by a law enforcement officer or officers or any deadly incident invo...
HB179 AN ACT proposing to repeal Section 233A of the Constitution of Kentucky ... Repeal Section 233A of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to marriage.
HR45 Recognize February as Black History Month. Recognize February as Black History Month.
HB39 AN ACT relating to student criminal history background checks. Create a new section of KRS Chapter 164 to prohibit public postsecondary institutions from inquiring about a prospective student's criminal history prior to admission, except for certain types of offenses; allow an institu...
HR13 Encourage the efforts of the criminal justice system to divert drug offe... Encourage the efforts of the criminal justice system to divert drug offenders to treatment.
Role Committee
Detail State Committee Member House Committee on Local Government
Detail State Committee Member House Committee on Elections, Constitutional Amendments and Intergovernmental Affairs
Detail State Committee Member House Committee on Education
Detail State Committee Member Interim Joint Committee on Local Government
Detail State Committee Member Interim Joint Committee on Education
Detail State Committee Member Interim Joint Committee on State Government
Service
House 2017 - Present
Bio
Born January 20. Christian. Graduate Degree.