|02/21/19: to Transportation (H)
|AN ACT relating to electronic speed enforcement.
|Fiscal Impact Statement
|Bill Request Number
|Summary of Original Version
|Create new sections of KRS Chapter 189 to define terms; allow a local government to enact an ordinance to allow an agency to enforce the speed limits on roadways under its jurisdiction through the use of automated speed enforcement devices; require that a civil citation be issued to the owner of a motor vehicle that has been recorded by an automatic speed enforcement device, driving in excess of ten miles per hour over the posted speed limit; establish a civil penalty of $75 for the first offense, $150 for the second offense, and $250 for the third and subsequent offenses; outline that 50% of the civil penalty be retained by the local government and 50% be deposited into the road fund; outline exemption; direct the Administrative Office of the Courts in consultation with the Transportation Cabinet to prescribe a uniform civil citation form; outline defenses the court may consider for civil citations issued by an automatic speed enforcement device; specify that if, after 120 days, a person fails to pay the civil fine, the Transportation Cabinet shall suspend the registration of the vehicle; provide that a violation shall not result in points against the driving record of a driver, be included on a driver record, or be used for motor vehicle insurance purposes; outline requirements for agencies that have installed an automatic speed enforcement device; require notification of the installation of automated speed enforcement devices; require semiannual reports on the number of civil citations issued and the amount of revenue generated.
|Index Headings of Original Version
Highways, Streets, and Bridges - Automatic speed enforcement device, allowing the installation of by local ordinance
Legislative Research Commission - Receipt of annual report, automatic speed enforcement device citations and revenue
Local Government - Automatic speed enforcement device, allowing the installation of by local ordinance
Traffic Safety - Automatic speed enforcement device, allowing the installation of by local ordinance
Transportation - Automatic speed enforcement device, allowing the installation of by local ordinance
Local Mandate - Automatic speed enforcement device, allowing the installation of by local ordinance
Last updated: 11/9/2023 3:08 PM (EST)