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SB 31 (BR 304) - D. Roeding, J. Pendleton

     AN ACT relating to testimony.
     Amend KRS 421.350, relating to the testimony of a child victim or witness, to include violent offenses.


     SFA (1, R. Stivers II) - Amend to provide that the child witness, while being exempt from attendance at trial, shall be subject to being recalled during the course of the trial to give additional testimony under the same circumstances as with any other recalled witness, provided that the additional testimony is given utilizing the same closed circuit or video tape procedure as for the original testimony.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 2-introduced in Senate
     Jan 4-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 15-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 16-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 20-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 21, 2006
     Feb 21-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day; floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 22-3rd reading, passed 37-0 with floor amendment (1) ; received in House
     Feb 27-to Judiciary (H)

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