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HB 272 (BR 1268) - D. Owens

     AN ACT relating to post-conviction relief.
     Amend KRS 31.185 to permit needy persons convicted of felony offenses to petition the court, through appointed counsel, for funds reasonably necessary when seeking post-conviction or habeas corpus relief; require notice to prosecutor along with opportunity to respond.

     Feb 6-introduced in House
     Feb 9-to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 12-posted in committee

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