Senate Bill 55

Last Action to State & Local Government (S)
Title AN ACT relating to arrest-related deaths.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 26
Sponsors R. Thomas, G. Neal
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 72.025 to add deaths which occur during arrest to cases which are investigated by coroner; create a new section of Chapter 72 to require coroners to notify Medical Examiners Office of arrest-related deaths and require an annual public report.
Index Headings of Original Version Deaths - Arrest-related, report to medical examiner
Jails and Jailers - Arrest-related deaths, coroner investigation
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Arrest-related deaths, coroner investigation
Public Records and Reports - Arrest-related deaths, investigation and annual reporting
Local Mandate - Arrest-related deaths, investigation and annual reporting
Corrections and Correctional Facilities, State - Arrest-related deaths, coroner investigation


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