House Bill 193

Actions | Amendments
Last Action signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 189)
Title AN ACT relating to assault in the third degree.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 329
Sponsors S. Lee, J. Blanton, D. Mayfield, A. Wuchner
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 508.025, relating to the Class D felony of assault in the third degree, to add intentionally causing a peace officer to come in contact with bodily fluids or bodily waste to the elements of the crime; increase the criminal penalty to a Class C felony for contact with fluids which could transmit a communicable disease; and clarify that the existing provisions regarding detention facilities apply to adult and juvenile facilities.
Index Headings of Original Version Crimes and Punishments - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Criminal Procedure - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Diseases - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Corrections Impact - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Local Mandate - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2
House Floor Amendment 3
Senate Committee Substitute 1
Senate Floor Amendment 1
Senate Floor Amendment 2
Votes Vote History

Actions

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01/11/18
  • introduced in House
01/17/18
  • to Judiciary (H)
01/22/18
  • posted in committee
02/14/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
02/15/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
02/16/18
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 20, 2018
02/20/18
  • floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute
02/21/18
  • floor amendment (3) filed to Committee Substitute
03/14/18
  • 3rd reading, passed 81-3 with Committee Substitute and floor amendments (2) and (3)
03/15/18
  • received in Senate
03/16/18
  • to Judiciary (S)
03/22/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
03/27/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 29, 2018
  • floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1-title) filed
03/29/18
  • 3rd reading, passed 35-1 with Committee Substitute (1) floor amendments (1-title) and (2)
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
04/14/18
  • taken from Rules
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute and floor amendments (1-title) and (2)
  • House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute and floor amendments (1-title) and (2)
  • passed 78-11
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
04/26/18
  • signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 189)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Summary Retain original provisions; specify source of bodily fluids that could transmit disease.
Index Headings Crimes and Punishments - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Criminal Procedure - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Diseases - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Corrections Impact - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Local Mandate - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids

Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor S. Lee
Summary Amend to change penalty to a Class B misdemeanor, unless the fluids could transmit a communicable disease, in which case it is a Class D felony.
Index Headings Crimes and Punishments - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Criminal Procedure - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Diseases - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Corrections Impact - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Local Mandate - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor S. Lee
Summary Amend to change penalty to a Class B misdemeanor, unless the fluids could transmit a communicable disease, in which case it is a Class D felony.
Index Headings Crimes and Punishments - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Criminal Procedure - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Diseases - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Corrections Impact - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Local Mandate - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids

Amendment House Floor Amendment 3
Sponsor J. Nemes
Summary Amend to change penalty to a Class B misdemeanor, unless the fluids could transmit a serious communicable disease, in which case it is a Class A misdemeanor; define serious communicable disease.
Index Headings Crimes and Punishments - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Criminal Procedure - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Diseases - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Corrections Impact - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Local Mandate - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Summary Amend KRS 508.025, relating to the Class D felony of assault in the third degree, to add intentionally causing a peace officer to come in contact with bodily fluids or bodily waste to the elements of the crime; create penalty of Class B misdemeanor, unless the the fluids could transmit a serious communicable disease, in which case it is a Class D felony; define serious communicable disease; and clarify that the existing provisions regarding detention facilities apply to adult and juvenile facilities.
Index Headings Crimes and Punishments - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Criminal Procedure - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Diseases - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Corrections Impact - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Local Mandate - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor W. Westerfield
Summary Title amendment.
Index Headings Crimes and Punishments - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Criminal Procedure - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Diseases - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Corrections Impact - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Local Mandate - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor W. Westerfield
Summary Amend penalty for persons who could likely cause transmission of a serious communicable disease from a Class D felony to a Class A misdemeanor; amend KRS 431.015 to allow a peace officer to issue a citation when the officer has probable cause to believe that a misdemeanor was committed outside of his or her presence.
Index Headings Crimes and Punishments - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Criminal Procedure - Assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Diseases - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Corrections Impact - Assault in the third degree, contact with bodily fluids
Local Mandate - Communicable diseases, assault in the third degree, peace officers, contact with bodily fluids

Last updated: 1/16/2019 3:00 PM (EST)