SB 71/LM/CI (BR 390) - R. Jones II, E. Worley
AN ACT relating to driving under the influence.
Amend KRS 189A.010 to establish a per se violation of the DUI statute if the driver has at least a certain amount of a controlled substance in the urine or blood; create a rebuttable presumption; reduce the alcohol concentration from 0.18 to 0.15 for an aggravating circumstance; amend KRS 189A.105 to delete statutory right of DUI suspects to make telephonic communication with an attorney upon arrest; lower the alcohol percentage from 0.18 to 0.15 for increased penalties; name the Act the Martin Mitchell Act.
SB 71 - AMENDMENTS
SCS/LM/CI - Amend to restore provision relating to telephonic contact with an attorney and to delete the short title.
Jan 9-introduced in Senate
Jan 10-to Judiciary (S)
Jan 17-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Jan 18-2nd reading, to Rules
Jan 22-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 24, 2008
Jan 24-3rd reading, passed 35-1 with Committee Substitute
Jan 25-received in House
Jan 29-to Judiciary (H)