House Bill 64

Last Action to Judiciary (H)
Title AN ACT relating to criminal gangs.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 237
Sponsor J. Richards
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 17 to permit named agencies to operate a criminal gang database and share the information with named agencies; define which information may be included in a criminal gang database; specify which local, state, and federal agencies may access information in a criminal gang database on a need to know basis; create a new section of KRS Chapter 431 to permit crime victims to sue persons convicted of criminal gang activity for treble damages; permit a person who is the victim of criminal gang activity to bring court action to enjoin criminal gang activity; create a new section of KRS Chapter 506 to define what constitutes a criminal gang and other terms related to criminal gangs; create the crimes of criminal gang recruitment in the first degree and criminal gang recruitment in the second degree; provide for seizure of money or property used in or the proceeds of criminal gang related activity; amend KRS 506.150 relating to establishing the existence of a criminal gang to reduce from 5 to 3 the number of persons involved in the activity; repeal KRS 506.140 relating to definitions for the chapter.
Index Headings of Original Version Local Mandate - Gang, criminal
Corrections Impact - Gang, criminal
Corrections and Correctional Facilities, State - Gang, criminal
Crime Victims - Gang, criminal
Crimes and Punishments - Gang, criminal
Criminal Procedure - Gang, criminal
Jails and Jailers - Gang, criminal
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Gang, criminal
Police, City and County - Gang, criminal
Police, State - Gang, criminal
Probation and Parole - Gang, criminal
Public Records and Reports - Gang, criminal


  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
  • To: Interim Joint Committee on Judiciary
  • introduced in House
  • to Judiciary (H)

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