Senate Bill 379

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Last Action 03/07/22: to Judiciary (S)
Title AN ACT relating to persistent felony offenders.
Bill Documents Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1378
Sponsor B. Storm
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 532.080 to define "violent act against a person"; provide that a jury may fix an enhanced term of imprisonment when they find a defendant to be a persistent felony offender; remove the condition that an offender completed service of the sentence they were imposed within five years prior to the date of the felony that he or she now stands convicted; allow a person who is found to be a persistent felony offender in the first degree who is presently convicted of a Class A, B, or C felony to be eligible for parole if the offense was not violent or a sex crime; prohibit the conviction of possession of a controlled substance in the first degree as a prior felony; amend KRS 439.3405 to conform; RETROACTIVE.
Index Headings of Original Version Crimes and Punishments - Persistent felony offender, jury discretion for an enhanced penalty
Crimes and Punishments - Persistent felony offender, requirements
Criminal Procedure - Persistent felony offender, jury discretion for an enhanced penalty
Criminal Procedure - Persistent felony offender, requirements
Probation and Parole - Persistent felony offender, violent act against a person, parole eligibility
Corrections Impact - Persistent felony offender, requirements
Local Mandate - Persistent felony offender, requirements

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03/03/22
  • introduced in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
03/07/22
  • to Judiciary (S)


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