House Bill 451

Last Action posted in committee
Title AN ACT relating to safety and security officers at institutions of postsecondary education.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1771
Sponsor J. Crenshaw
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS Chapter 164 to define "institution of postsecondary education," "institution," "security guard," and "security officer"; establish requirements for a police officer employed by a private institution of postsecondary education; permit a governing board of a private institution of postsecondary education to establish a security department and employ security guards or security officers; amend KRS 15.380 to require police officers employed by private institutions of postsecondary education to be certified; amend KRS 61.360 to prohibit new appointments of special local peace officers for the protection of private property; amend KRS 164.955 to set forth the requirements for police, rather than security officers, at institutions of postsecondary education; amend KRS 164.950, 164.960,164.965, 164.970, 164.975, 164.980 to conform.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Higher - Safety and security officers
Universities and Colleges - Safety and security officers
Governor - Special local peace officers, no new appointments, effective July 15, 2010
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Safety and security officers, postsecondary education institutions


  • introduced in House
  • to Education (H)
  • posted in committee
  • reassigned to Judiciary (H)
  • posted in committee

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