Representative files gas gouging bill for 2015 session

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – Rep. Donna Mayfield, R-Winchester (73rd District) announced she has filed House Bill 184, a bill that aims to protect Kentuckians from gas gouging.  The bill will be up for consideration in the 2015 Regular Session.

Mayfield says her bill, "would combat gas gougers in Kentucky by hitting them where it hurts: their wallets."  The bill would change current Kentucky law by adding a civil penalty of $10,000 for a first violation, and a $20,000 civil penalty for additional violations.

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