Senate Bill 30

Last Action returned to Judiciary (S)
Title AN ACT relating to strangulation.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 284
Sponsors M. McGarvey, C. Girdler, D. Harper Angel
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 508 to establish 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 determining whether a person has committed a substantial violation of a domestic violence order.
Index Headings of Original Version Corrections Impact - Strangulation, offense of
Local Mandate - Strangulation, offense of
Crimes and Punishments - Strangulation, offense of
Criminal Procedure - Strangulation, offense of
Domestic Relations - Strangulation, offense of


  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
  • introduced in Senate
  • to Judiciary (S)
  • taken from Judiciary (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Judiciary (S)

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