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Kentucky Law: Local & Constitutional

Overview of Kentucky legislative, judicial, executive, local, and constitutional legal resources.

City & County Ordinances

The state of Kentucky devolves some powers to its counties and municipalities to make local laws affecting matters like zoning, noise pollution, fire safety, etc.

Kentucky Constitution

Kentucky's constitution is more wide-ranging than in many other states. The constitution was drafted in the 1890-91 Constitutional Convention, and was preceded by 3 earlier versions. The current document is included in all official versions of state codes.