Notice of Public Hearing
In accordance with Compact Rule 2.109(j), rule making procedures shall be retroactively applied to emergency adopted rules as reasonably possible. On April 21, 2020, the Commission voted to adopt Rule 2.111 Emergency Suspension of Enforcement. A public hearing has been scheduled for this rule. Details on location and time as well the process for attending the hearing is outlined below.
Meeting number: 611 081 867
The manner which interested persons may submit notice to the Commission of their intent to attend may be done in writing (either mail or email) to:
Ashley Lippert, Executive Director
836 Euclid Avenue, Suite 322
Lexington, KY 40502
RULE 2.111 Emergency Suspension of Enforcement
Upon a declaration of a national emergency by the President of the United States and/or the declaration of emergency by one or more Governors of the compact member states in response to a crisis, the Commission may, by majority vote, authorize the Executive Committee to temporarily suspend enforcement of Commission rules or parts thereof, but shall not suspend enforcement of any Compact powers and duties specified in the statute. Such suspension shall be justified based upon:
(b) The length of any suspension shall be subject to the length of the national/state declaration(s) of emergency, or preemptively concluded by majority vote of the Executive Committee, whichever occurs sooner.
(c) States shall still maintain all of their duties under the Compact, unless instructed otherwise.
Effective Date: April 21, 2020