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SB 32/LM (BR 41) - R. Jones II

     AN ACT creating the Kentucky Blue Alert System.
     Create new sections of KRS Chapter 16 to require the Department of Kentucky State Police to operate a Kentucky Blue Alert Network to provide public notification through the use of the news media and highway signs when a peace officer is killed or seriously injured, and an offender who is being sought has been identified; designate as the Trooper Jonathan K. Leonard Kentucky Blue Alert System Act.


     SCS/LM - Retain original provisions; add provision limiting use of the emergency alert system to after being permitted by federal government.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 3-introduced in Senate; to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 5-taken from Judiciary (S); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 9-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute
     Mar 14-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 15, 2012
     Mar 15-3rd reading, passed 34-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 16-received in House
     Mar 19-to Transportation (H); posted in committee
     Mar 21-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 22-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 23, 2012
     Mar 26-3rd reading, passed 90-0; received in Senate
     Mar 30-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 11-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 124)

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