Senate Bill 45

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 04/04/24: signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 52)
Title AN ACT relating to Kentucky Alert Systems.
Bill Documents Acts Chapter 52
Current/Final
Introduced
Bill Request Number 134
Sponsors D. Yates, G. Neal, B. Storm
Summary of Enacted Version Creates a new section of KRS Chapter 16 to require the Department of Kentucky State Police to create and operate the Kentucky Ashanti Alert System to provide public notification through the use of media providers and highway signs when an adult is missing and may have been abducted or kidnapped or may be in physical danger and the Kentucky Ian Alert System to provide public notification through the use of media providers and highway signs when a child is missing and may be in physical danger; and amends KRS 16.010 to define “missing adult” and “missing child.
Legislative History
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 16.010 to define "missing adult"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 16 to require the Department of Kentucky State Police to create and operate the Kentucky Ashanti Alert System to provide public notification through the use of media providers and highway signs when an adult is missing and may have been abducted or kidnapped or may be in physical danger.
Index Headings of Original Version News Media - Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, broadcasting notices
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, creation
Police, City and County - Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, creation
Police, State - Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, creation
Sheriffs - Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, creation
State Agencies - Kentucky State Police, Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, creation
Public Safety - Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, creation
Jump to Proposed Amendments Senate Committee Substitute 1
House Committee Substitute 1
House Committee Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

Top | Amendments
01/02/24
  • introduced in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
01/03/24
  • to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)
02/01/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
02/02/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/15/24
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 23, 2024
02/23/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 32-3 with Committee Substitute (1)
02/26/24
  • received in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
03/01/24
  • to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (H)
03/12/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendment (1-title)
03/13/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/21/24
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 22, 2024
03/25/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 92-0 with Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendment (1-title)
03/26/24
  • received in Senate
  • to Rules (S)
03/27/24
  • posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendment (1-title)
  • Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendment (1-title)
  • passed 32-1 with Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendment (1-title)
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
03/28/24
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • delivered to Governor
04/04/24
  • signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 52)

Proposed Amendments

Top | Actions
Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except require that law enforcement must have reasonable cause to believe that the disappearance of the missing adult may not have been voluntary and that public notification is the most appropriate method of recovering the missing adult.
Index Headings Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, reasonable cause
Police, City and County - Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, reasonable cause
Police, State - Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, reasonable cause
Sheriffs - Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, reasonable cause
State Agencies - Kentucky Ashanti Alert system, reasonable cause

Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions except define "missing child"; require the Department of Kentucky State Police to create and operate the Kentucky IAN Alert System to provide public notification through the use of media providers and highway signs when a child is missing and may be in physical danger.
Index Headings News Media - Kentucky IAN Alert System, broadcasting notices
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Kentucky IAN Alert System, creation
Police, City and County - Kentucky IAN Alert System, creation
Police, State - Kentucky IAN Alert System, creation
Sheriffs - Kentucky IAN Alert System, creation
State Agencies - Kentucky State Police, Kentucky IAN Alert System, creation
Public Safety - Kentucky IAN Alert System, creation

Amendment House Committee Amendment 1
Sponsor C. Massaroni
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Title Amendments - SB 45/GA

Last updated: 7/10/2024 7:22 AM (EDT)