House Bill 178

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Last Action 01/19/24: recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
Title AN ACT relating to wrongful conviction compensation and making an appropriation therefor.
Bill Documents Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statement Additional Fiscal Impact Statements Exist
Bill Request Number 63
Sponsors J. Nemes, K. Banta, J. Bauman, D. Bentley, J. Blanton, K. Bratcher, L. Burke, J. Decker, S. Doan, M. Dossett, D. Elliott, A. Gentry, T. Huff, K. Moser, S. Rawlings
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS Chapter 411 to establish a cause of action for a person who was wrongfully convicted of a felony in the Commonwealth; establish the wrongful conviction compensation fund; APPROPRIATION.
Index Headings of Original Version Crimes and Punishments - Civil cause of action, wrongful conviction, recovery
Appropriations - Wrongful conviction compensation fund, establishment
Civil Actions - Cause of action, wrongful conviction, recovery
Courts, Circuit - Cause of action, wrongful conviction, recovery
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1 with Fiscal Impact Statements
House Floor Amendment 1

Actions

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01/08/24
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
01/12/24
  • to Judiciary (H)
01/17/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
01/18/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
01/19/24
  • recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Fiscal Impact Statement Fiscal Note to House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions except remove provision allowing a claimant to be entitled to participate in the Public Employee Health Insurance Program; make technical corrections.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Cause of action, wrongful conviction, participation in health plan, removal
Courts, Circuit - Cause of action, wrongful conviction, participation in health plan, removal
Technical Corrections - HB 178
Civil Actions - Cause of action, wrongful conviction, participation in health plan, removal

Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor L. Burke
Summary Retain orginal provisions except require the Administrative Office of the Courts to submit an annual report to the Legislative Research Commission with information about people who file a civil action for wrongful conviction compensation.
Index Headings Courts - Administrative Office of the Courts, annual report, wrongful conviction compensation
Reports Mandated - Administrative Office of the Courts, annual report, wrongful conviction compensation

Last updated: 4/16/2024 1:01 AM (EDT)