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HB 76/LM/CI (BR 134) - T. Thompson, J. Glenn

     AN ACT relating to motor vehicle accidents.
     Amend KRS 189.990 to increase the penalty for leaving the scene of an accident where death or serious physical injury is involved to a Class C felony; amend KRS 304.99-060 to provide for a mandatory 30 day minimum sentence for a person involved in an automobile accident involving death or serious physical injury who does not have the required insurance coverage.


     HCS - Amend to change the level of the offense from a Class C felony to a Class D felony and to remove the mandatory minimum sentence provision relating to persons driving without insurance.

     HFA (1, T. Thompson) - Amend to add requirement that the driver knew or should have known of the death or serious physical injury.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Dec 13-To: Interim Joint Committee on Judiciary
     Jan 2-introduced in House
     Jan 3-to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 12-posted in committee
     Feb 21-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 22-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 28-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 1, 2007
     Mar 1-3rd reading, passed 91-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
     Mar 2-received in Senate
     Mar 5-to Judiciary (S)

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