House Bill 269

Last Action posted in committee
Title AN ACT relating to strangulation.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1103
Sponsors M. Denham, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian, R. Smart
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 508 to create the crime of strangulation as a Class A misdemeanor unless certain aggravating circumstances are present, in which case it would be a class D felony; amend KRS 403.761 to include the offense of strangulation as one of the offenses considered by a court when considering whether a person has committed a substantial violation of a domestic violence order.
Index Headings of Original Version Crimes and Punishments - Strangulation, offense of
Criminal Procedure - Strangulation, offense of
Domestic Relations - Strangulation, offense of
Corrections Impact - Strangulation, offense of
Local Mandate - Strangulation, offense of


  • introduced in House
  • to Judiciary (H)
  • posted in committee

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