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HB 358/LM (BR 1058) - L. Combs

     AN ACT relating to criminal justice.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 15 to provide for revocation of peace officer certification; amend KRS 15.382 relating to peace officer qualifications to add a bad conduct discharge from military as a disqualification; amend KRS 15.386 relating to peace officer returning to duty to specify required courses; amend KRS 15.392 placing an officer on inactive status to permit revocation of certification for cause; amend KRS 15.404 relating to inservice training to provide for extending time to take inservice training in extenuating circumstances; amend KRS 18A.202 relating to employee suggestion program to permit State Police employees to participate; amend KRS 197.025 relating to Dept. of Corrections open records procedures to clarify response time at 5 days and provide for confidential regulations; create a new section of KRS Chapter 197 relating to prisons to specify that when a prisoner is transported to a civil law suit as a witness the person requesting the attendance of the prisoner shall pay transportation and related costs and provide for video teleconferencing when possible; amend KRS 213.011 relating to definitions for vital statistics chapter to clarify definition of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and provide for expanded investigation; create a new section of KRS Chapter 605 relating to juvenile justice to limit access to juvenile records and information which is security sensitive and specify open records request procedures; amend KRS 610.265 and 630.080 relating to detention of children to eliminate oral report and retain written report; amend KRS 600.020 relating to definitions for the juvenile code to specify that a "child" includes a person who was under 18 when determined to be a status offender, public offender, or a youthful offender who is detained by the District Court after the offender's 18th birthday as provided by law; amend KRS 15.330 for technical amendment.


     HCS/LM - Retain most original provisions, except delete reference to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome; delete all references to the Unified Juvenile Code, KRS Chapters 600 to 630.

     HFA (1, L. Combs) - Amend to clarify that a person who has attained the age of 18 years may remain within the definition of "child" for treatment purposes in specified public offense situations.

     HFA (2, R. Webb) - Amend to provide that use of technology for testimony of inmate witness in civil action is encouraged but not mandatory.

     SFA (1, D. Roeding) - Attach provisions of SB 31.

     Feb 7-introduced in House
     Feb 8-to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 12-posted in committee
     Feb 16-floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 28-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute ; floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute
     Mar 1-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 2, 2007
     Mar 2-3rd reading, passed 95-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2)
     Mar 5-received in Senate
     Mar 6-to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 8-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 9-taken from committee; 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 12-reported favorably, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 12, 2007
     Mar 26-taken from the Regular Orders of the Day; placed in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 26, 2007; floor amendment (1) filed ; 3rd reading, passed 38-0; received in House
     Mar 27-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 5-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 139)

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