Bills Pending Kentucky House Judiciary Committee

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
KYSB1EngrossCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 61 to prohibit law enforcement agencies, law enforcement officials, employees of a law enforcement agency or public agencies, public officials, or employees of a public agency or public institution operating under K...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-18
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB218EngrossAmend KRS 510.120 to provide that a person is guilty of sexual abuse in the second degree when, being a transportation network company driver or a taxicab driver he or she subjects a person who is at least 18 years old and who has hired him or her to...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-17
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB183EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 620 to prohibit a parent, guardian, or other custodian from withdrawing, transfering, or in any way altering the current enrollment of a child to hinder an abused or neglected child investigation; make violation of...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-12
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB178EngrossCreates new sections of KRS Chapter 367 to regulate advertising for legal services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-12
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB161EngrossAmend KRS 510.010 to define "registrant" and "adult intermediary"; amend KRS 510.155 to include communications with adult intermediaries for minors and enhance punishment if the minor or perceived minor is under 12 years old, the offender is a regist...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-12
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB617IntroRepeal and reenact or repeal, reenact, and amend various sections of KRS 421.500 to 421.575, the Crime Victim Bill of Rights, to change statutory provisions of crime victims' rights.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-06
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB182EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 525 to create a Class A misdemeanor for disseminating personally identifying information on the Internet about a minor; establish increased criminal penalties for injury and levels of monetary loss; create a civil ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-06
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB637IntroAmend KRS 304.50-160 to change the Governor's reporting duties of the status of workers' compensation self-insured groups from the Labor and Industry Interim Joint Committee to the Economic Development and Workforce Investment Interim Joint Committee...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-06
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB606IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 514 to create the offense of theft of wages and establish penalties; define "employer," "employee," and "wages"; amend KRS 336.080 to indicate the secretary may enter places of employment without unreasonable delay...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB610IntroAmend KRS 183.8811, 527.020, and 527.070 to permit concealed carry deadly weapon licensees to carry concealed deadly weapons in all locations, except private property, federal property, jails, courtrooms, and sheriff or police offices.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB550IntroAmend KRS 376.270 regarding the procedures and time frame for the assertion of a mechanic's lien; amend KRS 376.272 to change the notification requirements for the enforcement of a possessory lien on a boat; amend KRS 376.280 regarding the procedures...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB595IntroAmend KRS 403.763 to make subsequent violations of a protective order a Class D felony.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB579IntroAmend various sections of KRS Chapter 504 regarding forensic psychiatric facilities to limit evaluation and treatment to persons charged or convicted of violent offenses, rather than for all felonies; specify that if there is no substantial probablit...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB551IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 452 to set the venue for constitutional challenges to statutes, executive orders, and regulations; establish procedures for selecting a panel of three Circuit Judges to hear challenges, establish three districts fr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB524IntroAmend KRS 439.315 to require fees to be waived for individuals placed on administrative supervision; require fees to be suspended for the first six months of a person’s term of community supervision following release from custody, unless the releas...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB517IntroAmend KRS 395.390 to remove the sheriff from being the de facto administrator upon the death of a decedent with no personal representative in a county with no public administrator and guardian; amend KRS 395.400 to remove references to the sheriff.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB523IntroAmend KRS 530.050 to require a person incarcerated for nonsupport to be granted work release and pay work release wages towards outstanding support obligations.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB521IntroAmend KRS 15.241 to require the Attorney General, upon certification by the secretary of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, to seek injunctive relief as well as civil or criminal penalties for violations of KRS Chapter 216B relating to abort...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB534IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 216 to establish limitations on commissions, benefits, bonuses, rebates, kickbacks and bribes relating to health care services by any person including any provider or health care facility; include payment practice ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB520IntroAmend KRS 189.753 to provide that the maximum towing and storage charges for abandoned vehicles on state highways shall be $500; provide that if the ownership cannot be determined, or if the owner does not claim the vehicle, a lienholder shall be not...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB525IntroAmend KRS 439.250 to define "technical violation"; amend KRS 439.315 to provide that failure without good cause to pay an installment pursuant to a release agreement is a technical violation; specify that willful nonpayment of fees is a technical vio...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB495IntroAmend KRS 31.185 to specify the types of expenses which do and do not qualify as direct expenses in the representation of indigent persons; specify that expert witnesses who do not provide treatment to indigent defendants are not engaged in the profe...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-28
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB494IntroAmend KRS 31.120 to allow indigent persons entitled to legal representation to be represented by counsel at the earliest stages of their involvement in the criminal justice system.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-28
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB483IntroAmend KRS 403.322 to deny parental rights to a person shown by clear and convincing evidence to have fathered a child via sexual assault; amend KRS 405.028 to deny parental rights to a person shown by clear and convincing evidence to have fathered a ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-27
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB486IntroAmend KRS 431.073 to reduce waiting period for felony expungement from five years to one year, to reduce delays in the process, and to automatically waive the expungement fee for needy persons; amend KRS 431.078 to reduce waiting period for misdemean...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-27
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB490IntroAmend 344.450 to allow parties to recover punitive damages.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-27
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB489IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 320, relating to optometrists, to grant an optometrist immunity from civil liability when providing voluntary services without compensation; establish the same civil immunity for the owner or operator of the facilit...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-27
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB480IntroEstablish KRS Chapter 408 to adopt the Uniform Parentage Act (2017); amend various KRS sections to conform; repeal KRS 199.503 and KRS Chapter 406.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-26
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB481IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 367 to regulate advertising for legal services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-26
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB472IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 454 to provide definitions and establish procedures for courts to dismiss civil actions that are determined to be harassing and malicious; allow for court costs and attorney fees to be awarded to the prevailing part...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-24
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB460IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 15 to define terms related to the electronic recording of custodial interrogations; require law enforcement officers to electronically record custodial interrogations; specify that law enforcement officers conductin...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-24
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB450IntroAmend KRS 132.220 to establish property tax liability requirements for when real property is transferred during the calendar year; amend KRS 134.015 to make taxes, fees, penalties, and interest the personal debt of the taxpayer as of December 31st wh...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-21
To House Judiciary Committee
KYSB87EngrossAmend KRS 635.020 to remove automatic transfer of a child from District to Circuit Court in certain cases; amend KRS 640.010 to prohibit transfer of a child to Circuit Court in cases involving persons with an IQ under 70.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-10
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHCR55IntroUrge Congress to fully implement the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-31
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB310IntroCreate a new section of KRS 311.530 to 311.620 to make non-compete provisions in advance practice nurse practitioner, physician, and osteopath employment contracts void and unenforceable, except in limited circumstances when the contract is for the s...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-27
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB314IntroAmend KRS 24A.120 to increase the amount that a claim may not exceed in District Court from $5,000 to $20,000; amend KRS 24A.230 to increase the amount that a claim may not exceed in the small claims division from $2,500 to $10,000; amend KRS 24A.290...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-27
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHR45IntroUrge the General Assembly to oppose the adoption of a "Red Flag" law or other legislation infringing on the right to keep and bear arms.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-24
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB282IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 311 to require that a parent or legal guardian of an unemancipated minor be informed of an intent to withhold life-prolonging treatment before an order is instituted; permit a parent or legal guardian to refuse con...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-21
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB283IntroAmend KRS 29A.100 to allow individuals to be excused from jury service if they 70 years of age or older and request to be excused from jury service.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-21
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB267IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 620 to allow the Department for Community Based Services to request a criminal justice agency to perform a federal name-based criminal history record check of each adult residing in a home that a child is placed du...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB259IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 527 to make it a crime to unlawfully store a firearm; establish elements of the crime for recklessly allowing access to an unsecured firearm by a minor; establish the crime as a Class B misdemeanor unless a physica...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB265IntroAmend KRS 620.030, relating to the requirement to report child abuse, to limit the clergy-penitent exemption to the confessional setting; amend KRS 620.050, relating to the reporting of child abuse, to limit the clergy-penitent exemption to the confe...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB268IntroAmend KRS 381.230 to establish a simplified method for elderly or vulnerable adults to petition for an order to prevent or restrain other persons from trespassing onto the petitioner's residence; create a new section of KRS Chapter 209 to clarify abu...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB254IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 189 to define "expenses of an emergency response," "public agency," and "reasonable costs"; require a driver who drives on a highway that has been barricaded due to flooding be held liable for the costs of rescue o...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-16
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB250IntroAmend KRS 218A.440 to require all law enforcement agencies to file asset seizure reporting forms with the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet, declaring whether or not the agency seized money or property pursuant to KRS 218A.415; require the Justice an...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-15
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB244IntroAmend KRS 525.130, relating to cruelty to animals, to prohibit spectators and vendors from attending an event where any animal, rather than any four-legged animal, is caused to fight.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-15
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB223IntroAmend KRS 525.135, relating to torture of a dog or cat, to specify certain acts of torture; increase punishment to Class D felony.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-13
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB232IntroAmend KRS 61.882 to require the award of costs and attorney fees if a court finds a record is withheld willfully under the Open Records Act.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-13
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB219IntroAmend KRS 61.168 to provide that it is a Class D felony for a law enforcement officer operating a body-worn camera in any manner that would prevent the creation of evidence with the intent to obstruct justice.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-10
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHR22IntroCommemorate Human Trafficking Awareness Day on January 11, 2020.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-10
To House Judiciary Committee
Syndicate content
feedback