KY HB101 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 14-3)
Status: Passed on March 30 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-30 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 43)
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #3) [PDF]


Amend KRS 510.020 to state that a 16 or 17-year old is incapable of consent when the actor is 28 years old or more; amend KRS 510.030 to add lack of knowledge of the victim's age being 16 or 17 when the offender was at least 28 years old at the time of the offense as a defense; amend KRS 510.060 to add to rape in the third degree a person who is 28 years old or more that has sexual intercourse with a 16 or 17-year old; amend KRS 510.090 to add to sodomy in the third degree a person who is 28 years old or more that has deviate sexual intercourse with a 16 or 17-year old; provide that this Act may be cited as Jenna's Law.

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AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments.


Roll Calls

2018-03-19 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 346 (Y: 89 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 11) [PASS]
2018-03-14 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading W/SFA 1 RSN# 535 (Y: 34 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2018-01-18 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 32 (Y: 83 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 10) [PASS]


2018-03-30Housesigned by Governor (Acts, ch. 43)
2018-03-20Housedelivered to Governor
2018-03-20Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2018-03-20Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2018-03-19Housepassed 89-0
2018-03-19HouseHouse concurred in Senate floor amendment (1)
2018-03-16Houseposted for passage for concurrence in Senate floor amendment (1)
2018-03-15Houseto Rules (H)
2018-03-15Housereceived in House
2018-03-14Senate3rd reading, passed 34-1 with floor amendment (1)
2018-03-13Senatepassed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
2018-03-13Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 13, 2018
2018-03-08Senatefloor amendment (1) filed
2018-02-09Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2018-02-08Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2018-01-22Senateto Judiciary (S)
2018-01-19Senatereceived in Senate
2018-01-18House3rd reading, passed 83-5
2018-01-17Housetaken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day
2018-01-16Houseposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, January 17, 2018
2018-01-11House2nd reading, to Rules
2018-01-10Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
2018-01-04Houseposted in committee
2018-01-04Houseto Judiciary (H)
2018-01-02Houseintroduced in House

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