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KYHB223FailCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 532 to provide an enhanced term of imprisonment for any defendant convicted of certain crimes when he or she intentionally selected the person because of that person's actual or perceived race, color, ethnicity, na...
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2022-08-22
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KYSB90PassCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 533 to establish a behavioral health conditional dismissal pilot program beginning October 1, 2022, and continuing for four years to provide eligible individuals an alternative to receive treatment for a behavioral ...
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2022-04-20
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 230)
KYHB606Engross

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Establish KRS Chapter 239A and create new sections to define “adjusted gross revenue,” “beginner,” “cabinet, “confidential information,” “entry fee,” “fantasy contest,” “fantasy contest operator," “fantasy contest participan...
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2022-04-13
To Senate Economic Development, Tourism, & Labor Committee
KYSB23PassAmend KRS 514.140 to include common carriers and delivery services in protection against theft of mail matter.
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 97)
KYHB48PassAmend KRS 519.010 to add definition of "emergency response"; amend KRS 519.040 to increase the penalties for falsely reporting an incident that results in an emergency response; create a new section of KRS Chapter 411 to provide for a civil cause of ...
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 148)
KYHB215PassAmend KRS 218A.1410, 218A.1412, and 218A.142 to enhance the penalty for importing or trafficking carfentanil, fentanyl, or fentanyl derivatives from a minimum of 50 percent of the sentence served to a minimum of 85 percent of the sentence served and ...
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 130)
KYHB216PassAmend KRS 508.075 to include domestic violence shelters as a covered location for terroristic threatening in the first degree.
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 163)
KYHB256PassAmend KRS 524.130 to increase the class of the crime of the unauthorized practice of law from a Class B misdemeanor for the first offense to a Class A misdemeanor, and establish each subsequent offense as a Class D felony.
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 179)
KYHB269PassAmend KRS 532.130, 532.135, and 532.140 to add a diagnosis of serious mental illness to the disabilities which prevent execution for persons convicted of capital offenses.
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 109)
KYHB310PassAmend KRS 532.245 to allow defendants in the home incarceration program who did not participate in a global positioning monitoring system to receive credit for time served while on pretrial release.
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 132)
KYHB402PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 311 to create the crime of fraudulent assisted reproduction; define terms; authorize a civil action; establish penalty; amend KRS 311.597 to add fraudulent assisted reproduction to the list of violations that may c...
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 156)
KYSB179PassAmend KRS 500.080 to define "natural or man-made disaster"; amend KRS 508.025, 511.020, 511.030, 511.040, 511.060, 511.070, 511.080, 512.020, 512.030, 512.040, 514.110 and 515.020 to provide an enhanced penalty if the offense occurred during a declar...
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 151)
KYHB590PassAmend KRS 441.265 to require a prisoner in a county jail to begin paying fees from the prisoner's booking date; require a jail to reimburse and waive fees if a prisoner is not convicted of any charges; require the Department of Corrections to annuall...
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2022-04-08
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 188)
KYHB564PassAmend various sections of KRS Chapters 116, 117, 118, and 119 relating to no-excuse in-person absentee voting, establishing excused in-person absentee voting, prohibiting the early disclosure of unofficial ballot count totals, requiring a tamper resi...
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2022-04-07
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 87)
KYHB136Engross

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Create various new sections of KRS 218A to define terms and establish a medicinal cannabis program; create a new section of KRS Chapter 138 to establish an excise tax on certain transfers of medicinal cannabis; amend KRS 139.470 to exempt the sale of...
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2022-03-29
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB262Engross

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Amend KRS 530.020 to specify the family relationships covered in the statute; to specify that a person who does not consent to incest is a victim; make changes to the enhancement requirements.
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2022-03-29
posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute (1)
KYHB263PassAmend KRS 508.100 to increase penalties if the victim is under 12 years of age.
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2022-03-25
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 31)
KYSB101Engross

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 518 to create the misdemeanor of unauthorized capture of photographic or videographic images by a first responder.
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2022-03-25
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB185Engross

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Amend KRS 189A.085 to allow the court to order a peace officer to seize a license plate from a person who is convicted of KRS 189A.010.
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2022-03-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB301PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 45A to require all costs and expenses related to election administration be paid for with public funds; prohibit a state governmental body employee from accepting anything of value to assist with election administr...
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2022-03-24
became law without Governor's Signature (Acts Ch. 23)
KYSB31Intro

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Amend KRS 431.066 and 431.520 to require that conditions of pretrial release for a person released on an unsecured bond be the least restrictive to reasonably mitigate the risk of flight or danger to others.
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2022-03-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB767Engross

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Amend KRS 154A.990 to remove language making it a Class C felony to falsely make, alter, forge, utter, pass, or counterfeit a state lottery ticket.
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2022-03-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB142Intro

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Amend KRS 218A.010 to define "kratom"; amend KRS 218A.1412 to include kratom to the list of controlled substances that are unlawful to traffic; amend KRS 218A.1415 to include kratom in the list of controlled substances that are unlawful for a person ...
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2022-03-14
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB211Intro

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 431 to provide that the state pay a per diem, to include additional fees that may be applicable under KRS 532.100(7), for the amount of time an inmate serves in a jail or other local correctional facility when the ...
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2022-03-14
To House Local Government Committee
KYHB610Intro

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Establish KRS Chapter 239 and create new sections relating to fantasy contests and online poker; define terms; establish requirements for fantasy contest procedures and for registration as a fantasy contest operator; require the cabinet to promulgate...
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2022-03-14
To House Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations Committee
KYSB333Intro

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Amend KRS 532.080 so that persistent felony offender sentences may only apply to offenders who a felony within the same KRS chapter as the one previously committed.
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2022-03-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB38PassAmend KRS 439.3401 to include incest, as defined in KRS 530.020, as a qualifying crime for designation of a "violent offender".
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2022-03-10
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 14)
KYHB20Intro

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Amend KRS 525.135, relating to torture of a dog or cat, to add specific acts to definition of torture; make all violations a Class D felony; make each act of torture prosecutable as a separate offense; make the exemptions applicable only where there ...
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2022-03-09
posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 10, 2022
KYHB488Engross

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Amend KRS 403.763 and 456.180 to enhance a second or subsequent violation of an order of protection to a Class D felony.
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2022-03-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB313Engross

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Amend KRS 431.510 to make operating a charitable bail organization unlawful; define terms.
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2022-03-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB275Intro

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 532 to provide an enhanced term of imprisonment for any defendant convicted of certain crimes when the defendant intentionally selected the person because of that person's actual or perceived race, color, ethnicity...
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2022-03-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB250Intro

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 431 that establishes requirements for peace officers in the service and return of out-of-county warrants; require a court where a warrant is served to address bail; establish a time limit for a person to be transpo...
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2022-03-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB313Intro

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Amend KRS 431.510 to define "bail bondsman" and "charitable bail organization"; prohibit any charitable bail organization from posting bail or bond for any offense that is not a misdemeanor; limit any bail posted to no more than $2,000; prohibit any ...
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2022-03-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB380Intro

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Amend KRS 532.080 to provide that a jury may impose an enhanced punishment for persistent felony offenders; remove persistent felony offender in the second degree; amend KRS 439.3405 to conform.
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2022-03-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB373Intro

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Repeals KRS 237.109 to require a permit to carry concealed deadly weapons; amend KRS 527.020 and 237.115 to conform.
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2022-03-07
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYSB331Intro

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Amend KRS 431.066 to define "enhanced scrutiny offense," "money bail," "standard conditions," "violent or sexual offense"; provide that no verified and eligible defendant shall be detained on money bail; provide circumstances when a defendant may be ...
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2022-03-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB379Intro

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Amend KRS 532.080 to define "violent act against a person"; provide that a jury may fix an enhanced term of imprisonment when they find a defendant to be a persistent felony offender; remove the condition that an offender completed service of the sen...
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2022-03-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB369Intro

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Amend KRS 431.066 to define "enhanced scrutiny offense," "money bail," "standard conditions," and "violent or sexual offense"; provide that no verified and eligible defendant shall be detained on money bail; provide circumstances when a defendant may...
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2022-03-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB296Intro

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Amend KRS 533.010 to create a parenting-based alternative sentence; detail requirements for parenting-based alternative sentencing plan.
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2022-03-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB305Intro

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Amend KRS 218A.1421, 218A.1422, and 218A.1423 to remove penalties for possession, cultivation, or trafficking of up to eight ounces, or five plants, of marijuana; create a new section of KRS Chapter 431 to allow expungement of certain convictions rel...
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2022-03-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSB297Intro

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Amend KRS 620.030 to remove the requirement that a supervisor also make a report to the proper authorities regarding a report made to them of suspected abuse; require an oral report of child abuse and notification of a supervisor; add the requirement...
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2022-03-03
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYSB262Intro

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Amend KRS 186A.040 to require that an individual's registration must be revoked two times within a 12 month period before the revocations constitute a violation of KRS 304.39-080 and the individual is referred to the County Attorney for prosecution; ...
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2022-03-02
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
KYSB278Intro

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Create new sections of KRS Chapter 237 to state how to interpret the Act; define terms; allow law enforcement officers to petition a court to issue crisis aversion and rights retention orders when a respondent poses a present danger of causing seriou...
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2022-03-02
To Senate Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection Committee
KYHB759Intro

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 508 to define terms; criminalize the use of tracking devices on motor vehicles without the consent of the owner or lessee; establish penalty; provide exceptions.
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2022-03-01
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB709Intro

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Create new sections of KRS Chapter 525 to define terms; establish crimes of animal abuse in the first degree and animal abuse in the second degree; authorize law enforcement and animal control officers to seize and hold animals who are victims of cru...
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2022-03-01
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB714Intro

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 138 to impose a 9.5 percent tax on the adjusted gross revenue of wagers to impose a 9.5 percent tax on the adjusted gross revenue on wagers placed at a licensed track; impose an additional 0.5 percent tax on the ad...
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2022-03-01
To House Committee On Committees
KYSB220Intro

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Amend KRS 441.265 to add that the requirement for a prisoner to reimburse the county for jail fees is to start from the prisoner's booking date; require a county jail to clear a prisoner of any outstanding expenses and to reimburse any expenses alrea...
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2022-02-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB615Intro

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Create a new section of KRS Chapter 15A to prohibit the use of solitary confinement, with limited exceptions; and require reporting of data on its use.
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2022-02-28
To House Committee On Committees
KYHB683Intro

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Create new sections of KRS Chapters 23A and 24A to establish remote or virtual attendance by a defendant who is in jail or other detention facility; specify proceedings when remote or virtual attendance is permitted; establish parameters to ensure pr...
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2022-02-28
To House Committee On Committees
KYSB211Intro

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Amend KRS 531.070 to remove the educational justification from the exemption of criminal prosecution for pornography.
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2022-02-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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