House Bill 439

Last Action to Judiciary (H)
Title AN ACT relating to strangulation.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1176
Sponsor M. Denham
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS Chapter 508 to create the new crimes of strangulation in the first degree as a Class C felony and strangulation in the second degree as a Class D felony; amend KRS 403.761 to include the offense of strangulation as one of the offenses considered by a court when deciding whether a person has committed a substantial violation of a domestic violence order.
Index Headings of Original Version Domestic Relations - Strangulation, offense of
Local Mandate - Strangulation, offense of
Crimes and Punishments - Domestic violence order, substantial violation, strangulation offense
Crimes and Punishments - Strangulation, offense of
Criminal Procedure - Strangulation, offense of
Corrections Impact - Strangulation, offense of


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