For the second day in a row, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced the signing of bills amid a veto break.This round focused on public protection, mainly protecting minors from sex abuse. More than seven were signed. He says they will create a “safer, more secure and better” Kentucky.Senate Bill 64 enhances tools to fight child sex abuse online and stiffens punishments for offenders, he said, and Senate Bill 66 increases background checks at youth camps.Others becoming law include House bills 8, 254, 472, 105 and 392. Once again, he also announced a slew of vetoes. Among them was Senate bill 65, which he literally called a “cruel bill,” saying it takes food benefits away from children. It disqualifies non-custodial parents from getting SNAP benefits if they owe child support.He also vetoed House Bill 312, which addresses access to public records. “It’s a recipe for secrecy,” he said.Read more about yesterday’s announcement involving health care bills here. The veto break began last Wednesday. Kentucky’s legislative session adjourns on March 30.WLKY will update this story soon.

For the second day in a row, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced the signing of bills amid a veto break.

This round focused on public protection, mainly protecting minors from sex abuse. More than seven were signed.

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He says they will create a “safer, more secure and better” Kentucky.

Senate Bill 64 enhances tools to fight child sex abuse online and stiffens punishments for offenders, he said, and Senate Bill 66 increases background checks at youth camps.

Others becoming law include House bills 8, 254, 472, 105 and 392.

Once again, he also announced a slew of vetoes. Among them was Senate bill 65, which he literally called a “cruel bill,” saying it takes food benefits away from children. It disqualifies non-custodial parents from getting SNAP benefits if they owe child support.

He also vetoed House Bill 312, which addresses access to public records. “It’s a recipe for secrecy,” he said.

Read more about yesterday’s announcement involving health care bills here.

The veto break began last Wednesday. Kentucky’s legislative session adjourns on March 30.

WLKY will update this story soon.

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