KY SB30 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 19-4)
Status: Passed on March 23 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-23 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 19)
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [PDF]


Repeal and reenact or repeal, reenact, and amend various sections of the Crime Victims' Bill of Rights to change statutory definition of "victim"; require that restitution to the victim be made when possible; repeal KRS 421.540; provide for a delayed contingent effective date of November 6, 2018, upon ratification of a proposed constitutional amendment providing protection of crime victims' rights.

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AN ACT relating to crime victims' rights.


Roll Calls

2018-03-09 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 249 (Y: 79 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 18) [PASS]
2018-02-12 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading W/SFA 1 RSN# 431 (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2018-02-12 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 431 (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2018-03-23Senatesigned by Governor (Acts, ch. 19)
2018-03-12Senatedelivered to Governor
2018-03-12Senateenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2018-03-12Senateenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2018-03-12Senatereceived in Senate
2018-03-09House3rd reading, passed 79-3
2018-03-07Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 8, 2018
2018-03-01House2nd reading, to Rules
2018-02-28Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2018-02-22Houseposted in committee
2018-02-15Houseto Judiciary (H)
2018-02-13Housereceived in House
2018-02-12Senate3rd reading, passed 33-0 with floor amendment (1)
2018-02-12Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, February 12, 2018
2018-02-09Senatefloor amendment (1) filed
2018-02-08Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2018-02-07Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2018-01-03Senateto State & Local Government (S)
2018-01-02Senateintroduced in Senate

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Bill Comments