October 11, 2018: Betty B. Cook was appointed as a Member of the Kentucky Judicial Conduct Commission by Gov. Matt Bevin on Thursday, October 4, 2018. Cook, of Somerset, is a family home provider for special needs. She was appointed to the Commission for a term that ends on Jan. 1, 2020. The Judicial Conduct Commission is the only entity authorized under the Kentucky Constitution to take disciplinary action against a sitting Kentucky Judge. The Commission investigates and reviews complaints against Judges and, when warranted, conducts hearings regarding the alleged misconduct where evidence is presented.