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HB437

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HB 437 (BR 1429) - F. Nesler, J. Jenkins, R. Crimm, D. Graham, D. Keene, A. Koenig, M. Marzian

     AN ACT relating to Constables.
     Create a new section of KRS 65.003 to 65.158 to allow the legislative bodies of counties, charter counties, urban-county governments, unified local governments, and consolidated local governments to adopt ordinances specifying the duties of constables; provide that duties shall not exceed those in the KRS, nor shall all duties be removed; provide that any changes of duties that relate to compensation not take effect until after the terms of constables serving at the time of adoption.

HB 437 - AMENDMENTS


     HCS - Retain original provisions; add prohibition that county legislative bodies shall not remove authority of constables to issue citations for nonmoving motor vehicle offenses, including, but not limited to, those related to KRS 186.020, 186.042, 186.050, 186.0425, 189.456, 189.458, and 189.459.
     HFA (1, B. Farmer) - Delete all provisions of original bill; direct staff of the LRC to research applicable training programs and costs for county constables and to present findings to Interim Joint Committee on Veterans, Military Affairs and Public Protection by November 30, 2012.
     HFA (2, B. Farmer) - Delete all provisions of original bill; direct staff of the LRC to research applicable training programs and costs for county constables and to present findings to Interim Joint Committee on Veterans, Military Affairs and Public Protection by November 30, 2012.

     Feb 22-introduced in House
     Feb 23-to Local Government (H)
     Mar 12-posted in committee
     Mar 21-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 22-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2) filed
     Mar 27-recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)


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