HB 105 (BR 485) - J. Jenkins, D. Watkins, S. Westrom, B. Yonts
AN ACT relating to the use of juries in competency hearings conducted in guardianship proceedings.
Amend KRS 387.570 and 387.580 to allow a bench trial when the parties agree, there is no objection from interested parties, and the judge finds no cause to require a jury trial.
Jan 9-introduced in House
Jan 10-to Judiciary (H)
Feb 5-posting waived
Feb 6-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 7-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 8, 2013
Feb 11-3rd reading, passed 87-9
Feb 12-received in Senate
Feb 14-to Judiciary (S)
Mar 5-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 6-2nd reading, to Rules