House Bill 303

Last Action to Judiciary (S)
Title AN ACT relating to reorganization.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 566
Sponsor G. Watkins
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 196.026 to create the Division of Parole and Victim Services and the Division of Substance Abuse Programming within the Department of Corrections and abolish the Division of Frankfort Career Development Center; amend KRS 439.320 to abolish the position of executive director of the Parole Board; amend KRS 196.701 and 196.702 to conform; repeal and reenact KRS 439.562 to establish the Kentucky Council for Interstate Adult Offender Supervision and define its membership and duties; amend KRS 317.420 and 317A.020, relating to the practice of barbering and cosmetology, to exclude the Department of Juvenile Justice and the Department of Corrections from those provisions; amend KRS 15.315 to add three members, ex officio, to the Kentucky Law Enforcement Council; amend KRS 15A.020 to abolish the Office of Investigations within the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet and transfer those functions to the Office of Legal Services; amend KRS 12.020 to conform; confirm Executive Order 2012-560.
Index Headings of Original Version Governor - Executive order 2012-561
Probation and Parole - Reorganization, Division of Parole and Victim Services, Executive Order 2012-560
Reorganization - Justice and Public Safety Cabinet, Executive Order 2012-560
Barbers and Cosmetologists - Justice and Public Safety Cabinet, exclusion from
Corrections and Correctional Facilities, State - Reorganization, Justice and Public Safety Cabinet, Executive Order 2012-560
Votes Vote History


  • introduced in House
  • to Judiciary (H)
  • posted in committee
  • taken from Judiciary (H)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Judiciary (H)
  • reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules as a Consent Bill
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 28, 2013
  • 3rd reading, passed 100-0
  • received in Senate
  • to Judiciary (S)

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