KY SB67 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 5-2)
Status: Passed on March 26 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-26 - signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 184)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 525 to establish the offense of sexual crimes against an animal; define "animal" and "sexual contact"; list exceptions including, animal husbandry; amend KRS 436.605 to add sexual crimes against an animal to the list of crimes for which an animal control officer may utilize peace officer powers.

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AN ACT relating to sexual crimes against animals.


Roll Calls

2019-03-14 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 982 (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-13 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 313 (Y: 97 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-02-20 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading W/scs1 RSN# 818 (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-03-26Senatesigned by Governor (KY Acts ch. 184)
2019-03-14Senatedelivered to Governor
2019-03-14Senateenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2019-03-14Senateenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2019-03-14SenateBill passed 35-0
2019-03-14SenateSenate concurred in House floor amendment (3)
2019-03-14Senateposted for passage for concurrence in House floor amendment (3) on Thursday, March 14, 2019
2019-03-13Senatereceived in Senate
2019-03-13House3rd reading, passed 97-0 with floor amendment (3)
2019-03-13Housefloor amendment (1) withdrawn
2019-03-12Housefloor amendments (1), (2-title) and (3) filed
2019-03-07Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 12, 2019
2019-03-07House2nd reading, to Rules
2019-03-06Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2019-03-01Houseposted in committee
2019-02-22Houseto Judiciary (H)
2019-02-21Housereceived in House
2019-02-20Senate3rd reading, passed 35-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-02-19Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 20, 2019
2019-02-15Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2019-02-14Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-01-10Senateto Judiciary (S)
2019-01-08Senateintroduced in Senate


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