House Bill 71

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Last Action signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 50)
Title AN ACT relating to distribution of sexually explicit images without the consent of the person depicted.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 333
Sponsors D. St. Onge, J. Blanton, M. Cantrell, J. Fischer, J. Jenkins, C. Morgan, B. Reed, J. Richards, S. Santoro, J. Sims Jr, S. Westrom, A. Wuchner
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 531.010 to define "private erotic matter"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 531 to prohibit the distribution of sexually explicit images without consent; make such distribution a Class A misdemeanor for the first offense and a Class D felony for the second or subsequent offense, unless it is done for profit, in which case it is a Class D felony for the first offense and a Class C felony for the second or subsequent offense.
Index Headings of Original Version Corrections Impact - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Local Mandate - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Communications - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Crimes and Punishments - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Obscenity and Pornography - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Corrections Impact - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Local Mandate - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Substitute 1
Senate Floor Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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01/02/18
  • introduced in House
  • to Judiciary (H)
01/04/18
  • posted in committee
01/24/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
01/25/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
01/26/18
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, January 29, 2018
01/29/18
  • 3rd reading, passed 89-0 with Committee Substitute
01/30/18
  • received in Senate
01/31/18
  • to Judiciary (S)
03/15/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
03/16/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
03/20/18
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 21, 2018
03/21/18
  • 3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute (1) floor amendment (1)
03/22/18
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
  • taken from Rules (H)
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute and floor amendment (1)
  • House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute and floor amendment (1)
  • passed 90-2
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
03/27/18
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
04/02/18
  • signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 50)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Summary Retain original provisions; remove requirement of specific intent to profit, harm, harass, intimidate, threaten, or coerce; create new section of KRS Chaper 411 creating a cause of action for failing to remove a sexually explicit image pursuant to a request.
Index Headings Corrections Impact - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Local Mandate - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Communications - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Crimes and Punishments - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Obscenity and Pornography - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Corrections Impact - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Local Mandate - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Summary Retain original provisions; include requirement of specific intent to profit, harm, harass, intimidate, threaten, or coerce.
Index Headings Corrections Impact - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Local Mandate - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Communications - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Crimes and Punishments - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Obscenity and Pornography - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Corrections Impact - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Local Mandate - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor J. Schickel
Summary Exempt convictions under this statute from registration as a sex offender.
Index Headings Corrections Impact - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Local Mandate - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Communications - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Crimes and Punishments - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Obscenity and Pornography - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Corrections Impact - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent
Local Mandate - Sexually explicit images, distribution of without consent

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