Once again, our kiddos did awesome at the 2018 Kentucky Youth Assembly! Three of their five bills were signed into law by the governor, and Jamison Gordon is the new 2019 Speaker of the House, Presiding Officer.
KYA AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Delegation of Excellence
Speaker of the Senate: Jamison Gordon
Outstanding Delegate Award: Casey Wells
Bill 19: Hope Jordan, Jenna Mosely, Ilana Williams , and Eden Anderson- An Act To require All Police K-9 Units to Wear Bullet-Proof Vests.
Bill 21: Connor Carpenter, Leighton Harris, Grayson Pham, and Gabe Fox- An Act Relating to the Age to Purchase E-Cigarettes, Juuls, other Tobacco Alternatives, including Tobacco to be 21 Years of Age.
Bill 20: & KYA 2018 Outstanding Bill: 20 Sarah Mattinginly, Elle Moses, Brittany Bylund, and Clementine Coomes- An Act To: Require All Schools in Kentucky to Implement Safety Doors in Public Bathrooms Areas in Order to Improve School Safety in the Event of a Lock down.
Selection of Chamber Chairs to Lead at the Capital: Lily Ricketts, Tallulah Young, Cooper Deener