Senate Bill 169

Last Action returned to Judiciary (S)
Title AN ACT relating to police officers.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1703
Sponsors D. Givens, W. Blevins Jr., D. Harper Angel
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 15.520 relating to complaints against police officers, to add the right to have counsel present for interrogation about alleged misconduct; expand notice of hearing from 72 hours to 10 days, exclusive of weekends and holidays; allow the officer to waive the within 60 day hearing requirement in 30 day increments; include possible default order, rehearing, certain back pay and benefits if hearing authority finds that any rights of the police officer have not been afforded; add requirement that police officer found guilty may bring an action in Circuit Court within 30 days of receipt of written findings; clarify reference to police officers to whom provisions apply.
Index Headings of Original Version Local Government - Complaints against police officers
Police, City and County - Complaints against officers
Universities and Colleges - Complaints against police officers
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Complaints against police officers
Attorneys - Complaints against police officers
Cities - Complaints against police officers
Local Mandate - Complaints against police officers


  • introduced in Senate
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  • taken from Judiciary (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Judiciary (S)

Last updated: 8/27/2019 8:05 PM (EDT)