House Bill 372

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Last Action signed by Governor (Act ch. 57)
Title AN ACT relating to probation and parole.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1496
Sponsor J. Tilley
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 439.340 relating to eligibility for parole to provide for a nonviolent Class D felon to be eligible for parole after serving 15% of sentence or 2 months of the original sentence whichever is longer; amend KRS 439.344 to specify that time spent on parole counts as time spent in prison with exceptions; amend KRS 439.354 to specify that a prisoner shall be released from parole when the person would be eligible for discharge from prison if the prisoner had remained incarcerated.
Index Headings of Original Version Corrections Impact - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Local Mandate - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Corrections and Correctional Facilities, State - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Crimes and Punishments - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Probation and Parole - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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02/10/09
  • introduced in House
02/11/09
  • to Judiciary (H)
02/13/09
  • posted in committee
02/25/09
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
02/26/09
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 2, 2009
03/02/09
  • 3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute
03/03/09
  • received in Senate
03/05/09
  • to Judiciary (S)
03/09/09
  • taken from committee
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Judiciary (S)
  • reported favorably, to Calendar with committee amendment (1)
03/10/09
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/13/09
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 13, 2009
  • 3rd reading, passed 38-0 with committee amendment (1)
  • received in House
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate committee amendment (1)
  • House concurred in Senate committee amendment (1)
  • passed 88-0
  • enrolled, signed by each presiding officer
  • delivered to Governor
03/20/09
  • signed by Governor (Act ch. 57)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Summary Amend to prohibit parole credit being granted to a person who has been convicted of a violent offense under KRS 439.3401 or a person who is required to register as a sexual offender, and provide that provisions of this Act shall control applicable provisions contained in 2008 Ky. Acts ch. 127.
Index Headings Corrections Impact - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Local Mandate - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Corrections and Correctional Facilities, State - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Crimes and Punishments - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Probation and Parole - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole

Amendment Senate Committee Amendment 1
Sponsor R. Stivers II
Summary Amend KRS 532.050 to permit any defendant who is in custody upon conviction of a felony offense, whether eligible or ineligible for probation or conditional discharge, to request to be sentenced prior to the completion of the presentence investigation report.
Index Headings Corrections Impact - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Local Mandate - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Corrections and Correctional Facilities, State - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Crimes and Punishments - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole
Probation and Parole - Eligibility for parole, parole credit, discharge from parole

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