98RS HB325


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HB 325/CI (BR 1671) - G. Lindsay

     AN ACT relating to the Department of Corrections.
     Amend KRS 72.025 relating to post mortem examinations to require post mortem examinations of condemned prisoners; amend KRS 196.270 relating to centralized canteen operations to include private prisons; amend KRS 197.020 relating to corrections regulations to permit charging fees to prisoners for medical and dental care; amend KRS 197.025 relating to open records to specify prisoner and parolee access to records; amend KRS 439.470 relating to rules of conduct for probationers and parolees to permit use of monitoring devices and charging of fees for their use.


     HFA (1, G. Lindsay) - Provide that the money from the canteen system in a private prison be spent on the prisoners in private facilities.

     Jan 20-introduced in House
     Jan 21-to Judiciary (H)
     Jan 26-posted in committee
     Feb 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 12-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for February 17, 1998
     Feb 18-floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 19-3rd reading, passed 90-3 with Floor Amendment (1)
     Feb 20-received in Senate
     Feb 23-to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 24-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for March 25, 1998
     Mar 25-3rd reading, passed 34-2
     Mar 26-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer
     Mar 27-delivered to Governor
     Apr 7-signed by Governor

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