House Bill 165

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Last Action to Judiciary (S)
Title AN ACT relating to the use of juries in competency hearings conducted in guardianship proceedings.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 6
Sponsors J. Jenkins, J. Crenshaw, D. Horlander, S. Riggs, B. Yonts
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 387.570 and 387.580 to allow a bench trial when the parties agree, there is no objection from interested parties, and the judge finds no cause to require a jury trial.
Index Headings of Original Version Courts, District - Guardianship proceedings, use of juries in
Juries and Jurors - Guardianship proceedings, use of juries in
Mental Disability - Guardianship proceedings, use of juries in
Proposed Amendments House Committee Amendment 1
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01/08/14
  • introduced in House
01/09/14
  • to Judiciary (H)
01/13/14
  • posted in committee
01/29/14
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with committee amendment (1)
01/30/14
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • taken from Rules
  • placed in the Orders of the Day for Friday, January 31, 2014
02/03/14
  • 3rd reading, passed 77-12 with committee amendment (1)
02/04/14
  • received in Senate
02/06/14
  • to Judiciary (S)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Amendment 1
Sponsor J. Tilley
Summary Amend to modify the respondent's responsibilities in appearing at trial; modify who may request a bench trial; require that all persons preparing the interdisciplinary report agree that the person is disabled before a bench trial may occur.
Index Headings Courts, District - Guardianship proceedings, use of juries in
Juries and Jurors - Guardianship proceedings, use of juries in
Mental Disability - Guardianship proceedings, use of juries in

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