KY SB74 | 2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-12 - to Judiciary (S)
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Amend KRS 610.030 to require a court referral for truancy cases when there is no improvement within 30 days; require a court-designated worker to make a finding if diversion is failed due to lack of parental cooperation; allow a court to refer cases back to the court-designated worker and order parental cooperation; amend KRS 610.265 to require children charged with serious felony offenses to be detained pending a detention hearing; amend KRS 610.340 to provide that confidentiality does not apply to cases in which a child has admitted to or been adjudicated for a violent felony offense; amend KRS 635.060 to require a juvenile's probationary period to remain open until any violations are resolved, if a violation is pending at the time of completion.

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AN ACT relating to juvenile justice.



2022-01-12Senateto Judiciary (S)
2022-01-10Senateto Committee on Committees (S)
2022-01-10Senateintroduced in Senate


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