House Bill 521

Last Action 02/22/23: to Committee on Committees (H)
Title AN ACT relating to assault in the third degree.
Bill Documents Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1743
Sponsors W. Lawrence, J. Bray, W. Williams
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 508.025 to include an employee, independent contractor, volunteer, affiliated physician, or other medical professional of a licensed hospital to persons protected by enhanced penalties if assaulted while performing duties.
Index Headings of Original Version Crimes and Punishments - Assault, enhancement of penalties
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Assault of employees, enhanced penalties
Physicians and Practitioners - Assault, enhanced penalties
Corrections Impact - Assault, enhancement of penalties
Local Mandate - Assault, enhancement of penalties


  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)

Last updated: 11/9/2023 3:03 PM (EST)