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SJR 12 (BR 199) - G. Neal

     Create a subcommittee of the Interim Joint Committee on Judiciary to study and reform the Kentucky Penal Code; set subcommittee membership; require a report to the General Assembly no later than December 1, 2009.


     SFA (1, B. Leeper) - Amend to include within the Penal Code study an examination of problems arising from the handling of mentally incompetent defendants.

     HFA (1, R. Webb) - Add clause to declare an EMERGENCY.

     HFA (2/Title, R. Webb) - Make title amendment.

     Jan 6-introduced in Senate
     Jan 7-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 27-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 2-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 3, 2009; floor amendment (1) filed
     Mar 3-taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day; 3rd reading, adopted 36-0 with floor amendment (1)
     Mar 4-received in House
     Mar 6-to Judiciary (H); posted in committee
     Mar 9-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (H)
     Mar 10-taken from committee; 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (H)
     Mar 11-reported favorably, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 12, 2009; taken from the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 12, 2009; placed in the Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 11, 2009; floor amendments (1) and (2-title) filed ; 3rd reading, adopted 95-1 with floor amendments (1) and (2-title) ; received in Senate
     Mar 12-posted for passage for concurrence in House floor amendments (1) and (2-title) ; Senate concurred in House floor amendments (1) and (2-title) ; passed 38-0
     Mar 13-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 24-signed by Governor (Act ch. 97)

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