House Bill 47

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Last Action to Judiciary (S)
Title AN ACT relating to expungement.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 131
Sponsors D. Owens, D. Floyd, J. Bell, J. Crenshaw, D. Graham, J. Greer, J. Hoover, D. Horlander, M. Marzian, T. Moore, A. Simpson, D. Watkins, S. Westrom, B. Yonts
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 431.078 to allow a Class D felony record to be expunged under specified circumstances; create a new section of KRS Chapter 431 to require the Administrative Office of the Courts to keep a confidential index of expungement orders for the preparation of presentence investigations; amend KRS 527.040, relating to possession of a firearm by a felon, to exempt individuals who have had their felony records expunged.
Index Headings of Original Version Courts - Expungement of records, criminal history
Crime Victims - Expungement of records, criminal history
Crimes and Punishments - Expungement of records, criminal history
Criminal Procedure - Expungement of records, criminal history
Firearms and Weapons - Felon possession restrictions, exclusion of expunged offenses
Public Records and Reports - Criminal records expungement, exclusion from public record
Corrections Impact - Expungement of records, criminal history
Local Mandate - Expungement of records, criminal history
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
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Actions

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12/11/12
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
01/08/13
  • introduced in House
  • to Judiciary (H)
02/05/13
  • posting waived
02/06/13
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
02/07/13
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 8, 2013
02/11/13
  • 3rd reading, passed 78-19 with Committee Substitute
02/12/13
  • received in Senate
02/14/13
  • to Judiciary (S)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Summary Retain original provisions; amend to provide that felony offenses in KRS Chapter 209 cannot be expunged; amend to clarify which Commonwealth's Attorney is to be notified of petition to expunge; make technical correction.
Index Headings Courts - Expungement of records, criminal history
Crime Victims - Expungement of records, criminal history
Crimes and Punishments - Expungement of records, criminal history
Criminal Procedure - Expungement of records, criminal history
Firearms and Weapons - Felon possession restrictions, exclusion of expunged offenses
Public Records and Reports - Criminal records expungement, exclusion from public record
Corrections Impact - Expungement of records, criminal history
Local Mandate - Expungement of records, criminal history

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