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SB 34/CI (BR 115) - D. Kelly, E. Worley, W. Blevins Jr, C. Borders, D. Boswell, T. Buford, J. Carroll, P. Clark, J. Denton, C. Gibson, B. Guthrie, D. Harper Angel, E. Harris, T. Jensen, R. Jones II, A. Kerr, B. Leeper, V. McGaha, D. Mongiardo, G. Neal, R. Palmer II, J. Pendleton, J. Rhoads, D. Ridley, D. Roeding, R. Sanders Jr, E. Scorsone, D. Seum, T. Shaughnessy, K. Stine, R. Stivers II, G. Tapp, D. Thayer, E. Tori, J. Turner, J. Westwood, D. Williams, K. Winters

     AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 196 to require the Department of Corrections to operate an intensive secured substance abuse recovery program for substance abusers seeking or utilizing pretrial diversion in certain circumstances; amend KRS 210.365 to allow the jail health triage system to screen for substance abuse risk factors for certain felony offenders; create a new section of KRS Chapter 431 to require pretrial screening of felony substance abuse offenders and to allow testing and treatment as a condition of pretrial release; create a new section of KRS Chapter 533 to require felony substance abuse offenders to demonstrate suitable participation in and compliance with substance abuse treatment or recovery before being eligible for pretrial diversion; amend KRS 533.250 to allow referral of certain persons on pretrial diversion to the secure recovery program; amend KRS 532.120 to allow credit for time served in the secure treatment facility or a residential treatment facility; amend KRS 431.515 to conform; EMERGENCY.


     SCS/CI - Amend to remove provisions relating to jail triage, to increase options for treatment and monitoring as a condition of release, and to require successful completion of treatment before credit may be given for time served in relation to any penal sentence imposed.

     HCS/FN/LM/CI - Amend to include provisions of HB 16 to create a new section of KRS Chapter 533 to allow persons convicted of one Class D felony or a series of Class D felonies arising out of a single event to petition to have their records expunged; amend KRS 431.078, relating to misdemeanor expungements, to change the application fee from $25 to $50 dollars and to begin the five-year waiting period from the date of adjudication of the offense; amend KRS 527.040 to exempt individuals who have had their records expunged from the statute on a felon in possession of a firearm; create a new section of KRS Chapter 533 to require the Administrative Office of the Courts to keep a confidential index of expungement orders for utilization in the preparation of presentence investigations.

     HCA (1/Title, K. Stein) - Make title amendment.

     HFA (1/FN/P, M. Harmon) - Attach provisions of HB 348 which repeals KRS 402.090, relating to soliciting persons to be married; amend KRS 402.990 to conform.

     HFA (2, J. Fischer) - Amend to delete the provisions of HB 16 as attached to the bill within the House Committee Substitute.

     Jan 2-introduced in Senate
     Jan 4-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 6-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 7-taken from committee; laid on clerk's desk; taken from clerk's desk; 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 8-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute ; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 8; 3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 9-received in House
     Feb 14-to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 20-posted in committee
     Mar 7-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title); floor amendments (1) and (2) filed to Committee Substitute
     Mar 8-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 9, 2007

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