Crimes and Punishments


Abortion, provide ultrasound prior to

Abortion, requirements and prohibitions relating to

Abuse of a corpse, penalty, increase of

Academic degree, forgery of

Accident, leaving

Accident, leaving scene of, penalty increase

Agroterrorism, establish penalties and liability for

Agroterrorism, penalties for

Alcohol possession, minors under age 18

Alcohol vaporizing devices

Alcohol vaporizing devices, prohibit

Animal cruelty

Animal cruelty, torture, bar ownership on conviction

Animals, cruelty to

Animals cruelty to, add shelter requirement

Animals, cruelty to, expand prohibitions

Assault, 3rd degree, include licensed health care professionals

Assault in the third degree, include city/county official

Assault, penalty increase where victim is aged or disabled

Asset forfeiture, conviction of sexual offense, requirement for

Automated calling equipment or recorded political messages, use of, Class B misdemeanor

Aviation security, offenses relating to

Bad check, increase in collection fee

Bail, uniform schedule of

Barbering statutes and regulations, misdemeanor offenses for violations of

Beer kegs, sale of

Boating under influence, prerequisites for warrantless arrest

Boating under the influence, enhanced penalties for

Boating under the influence, probable cause after accident

Boating violations, penalties for

Burglary, penalty increase for theft of drugs

Business entities, omnibus revision

Canteens, jail and prison, use of profits

Child abuse and neglect reporting, penalties, enhanced

Child abuse, dependency, and neglect, increase penalties for failing to report

Child testimony, when court testimony not required

Community residential correctional centers, notice and approval

Concealed deadly weapon license, eligibility for

Confiscated firearms, auction of, permitted uses of proceeds from

Controlled substances offender registration

Court costs, increase for supervised child visitation

Crime victim address protection program, creation of

Crime victims' employment leave and confidentiality, requirements for

Cruelty, ownership, prohibition and forfeiture for

Custody, failure to return

Custody, failure to return to

Deadly weapons, colleges and universities

Death penalty, abolition of

Deception, theft by, inclusion of sec. deposit for rent, auction escrow acct., real estate purchase

Deputy circuit court clerks, supplemental compensation

Direct care staff, ICF/MR resident, failure to supervise, penalties

DNA sample collection, authorized agent

DNA, sample collection, mandatory

DNA sample collection, mandatory

DNA sample collection, requirements

DNA sample collection, requirements and procedures

Dog or cat, torture of

Dogs, require buyer guarantees, increase torture penalty

Domestic relations records, confidentiality of

Domestic violence order, person subject to shall not possess firearm

Domestic violence order, venue, transfer

Driving on expired license, exemption for returning military personnel

Drug abuse, urge funding of Operation UNITE

DUI, alcohol concentration, drug use, delete attorney contact

DUI, alcohol concentration, drug use, delete right to telephone attorney upon arrest

DUI, alcohol concentration, drug use, restore attorney contact

DUI, blood testing

DUI, effect of prior convictions

DUI, provisions relating to

DUI, study of

Electronic communications, use in stalking or harassment

Endangering welfare, technical correction

Enforcement of immigration law, agreements for

Execution, procedure to prevent, when applicable

Expungement of records, Class D felony and misdemeanor

Expungement of records, criminal history

False name or address, giving of to peace officer

Felon, restoration of voting rights for

Felons' restoration of voting rights, reimbursement of certain amount of detention costs

Ferrous and nonferrous metals, purchases, reports of

Ferrous and nonferrous metals, requirements for sale and acquisition

Fines for booster seat violations, direct to veterans' trust fund

Foreign national, state police trained to arrest under federal law

Forfeiture of personal property for certain sex offenses, distribution of

Forfeiture, offenses triggering

Forged instrument, use of

Gambling devices, possession, exception

Ginseng, violations of

GPS monitoring for lifetime registrants during probation or parole, requirement for

Gunshot and stab wounds, reporting of

Halfway houses near public parks, placement in prohibited

Harassing communications, add Internet, increase penalty

Highway work zone, speeding in, required notice for double fines

Home invasion, penalty for crimes relating to

Hunting and fishing violations, enhancing penalties for

Identity theft, attempt to obtain employment by alien

Identity theft, data protection, omnibus revision

Identity theft, obtaining or maintaining employment

Identity, theft of

Incompetency to stand trial, sex offender registration requirement

Interference with property controlled by Department of Parks, violation and penalty for

Interview with child by authorities, recording of, uses

Jurors, qualifications and protections

Juvenile, records access

Kentucky Stolen Valor Act, refer to

Landscape architects, remove language that deemed licensing chapter violations a Class A misdemeanor

Leaving vehicle unattended, delete prohibition

Leaving vehicle unattended, prohibition on

Lineups by law enforcement, conduct of

Manslaughter, gender-neutral language

Marriage, soliciting

Military rank, awards, and decorations, prohibit misuse

Military status, false representation, penalty for

Minor's purchase or possession of alcohol, operators license suspension for

Minors, sale of alcohol to

Minors soliciting contributions on highways, require adult supervision of

Misdemeanor offense, jail time reduction

National Crime Prevention and Privacy Compact, ratify

Nonferrous metals, exemptions

Nonferrous metals, requirements for sale and acquisition

Nonsupport, add ex-spouse

Nonviolent drug offenders, parole program for

Operation and funding of jails, appropriations for

Operation Unite, appropriation for

Operation Unite, appropriations for

Organs and parts for transplantation, sale or purchase, prohibition of

Pardons and commutations of sentences, process for

Parking ordinances, exemptions for law enforcement

Partial birth abortion

Penal Code, Kentucky, commission to study

Penitentiary inmates, HIV/AIDS testing

Personal emergency response system providers, regulation of

Pilot project, opening of court proceedings, dependency and parental rights

Police department, city of the sixth class, countywide jurisdiction

Prescription drugs, transfer or distribution, violation

Pretrial diversion program

Pretrial diversion, substance abuse

Prisoner in jail, information to be obtained from

Probation and parole, technical correction

Public servants, crimes committed by

Public transportation, offenses against user or operator of

Residential mortgage fraud, penalties for

Robbery 2nd degree, violent offense

School bus accident, drug and alcohol testing

Sex offender registry, requirements and prohibitions relating to registrants

Sex offender, residence restriction, youth organization

Sex offender residence restrictions, addition to

Sex offenders, prohibit physical presence in certain areas

Sex offenders, prohibitions concerning school buses and school bus stops, penalty

Sex offenders, residency restriction

Sex offense with minor, electronic communication

Sex offenses against children, increase misdemeanor statute of limitations

Sex offenses against minors, statute of limitations

Sex offenses, crimes relating to

Sexual abuse of children, modifications to age ranges and prohibitions against

Sexual abuse of, modifications to prohibitions against

Sexual abuse, privileged communications

Sexual exploitation of minors, forfeiture of property

Sexual misconduct, gender neutral

Sexual Misconduct, technical correction

Sexual offense, forfeiture of personal property

Sexual offense, solicitation of minor

Sexual offenses against minors, prohibited conduct

Sexual offenses against minors, require asset forfeiture

Sexual offenses, noncontact restraining order

Sexual offenses, persons of special trust, position of authority, age change

Sexually oriented business, separation of semi-nude employees from patrons

Shock probation, granting of in fatal DUI cases

Shock probation in felony cases, prohibitions on

Shock probation, offenses for which denied

Stalking, electronics in furtherance of

Statute of limitations, civil action for childhood sexual assault or abuse

Stolen items with vehicle identification numbers, require report to NCIC

Student protection, crimes, policies, and procedures relating to

Tennessee Valley Authority Police officers. statewide jurisdiction, grant of

Theft of identity, add avoiding criminal prosecution as element of offense

Theft of identity, additional prohibitions

Timber, theft of

Torture of dog or cat, Class D felony

Tracking devices, implantation in humans

Trespass on retail and commercial premises, prohibition

Unsolicited fax, prohibitions and penalty

Veteran or military status, prohibit misrepresentation of

Victim impact statement, family of deceased victim

Violent offenders, expansion of definition

Voyeurism

Wrongful incarceration, claim for


Last updated: 1/16/2019 5:01 PM (EST)