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Copies of the final regulations may be found on the Legislative Research Commission's website .

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The following regulations were filed with the Administrative Regulation Review Subcommittee before noon on March 15, 2023:  


101 KAR 2:034 

101 KAR 2:095 

101 KAR 2:181

101 KAR 3:045

A public hearing is tentatively scheduled for May 22, 2023, at 10:00 A.M. at 501 High Street, 3rd Floor, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601.  All requests to be heard at the public hearing must be submitted to Rosemary Holbrook at RosemaryG.Holbrook@ky.gov by 4:30 P.M. on May 15, 2023.  If no requests to be heard at a public hearing are received by this deadline, the public hearing will be canceled.​

House Bill 1, Part 1- Operating Budget, I- Personnel Cabinet, 1 General Operations, (1) Classification and Compensation Report: The Personnel Cabinet Secretary shall perform a comprehensive review of the Kentucky Revised Statutes (KRS) Chapter 18A Classification and Compensation Plan, specifically the current salary schedule, and shall provide a report and recommendations for changes to the Interim Joint Committees on State Government and Appropriations and Revenue by July 7, 2022, for action by the 2023 General Assembly. The recommendations for changes shall include but not be limited to locality pay, seniority, job classification, and other factors as deemed necessary by the Secretary to provide competitive pay for Executive Branch employees. The Secretary shall work with the Office of State Budget Director to develop cost projections by fund source for their recommendations and include the projections in their report. ​

Classification and Compensation Report