HB 269/LM/CI (BR 1103) - M. Denham, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian, R. Smart
AN ACT relating to strangulation.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 508 to create the crime of strangulation as a Class A misdemeanor unless certain aggravating circumstances are present, in which case it would be a class D felony; amend KRS 403.761 to include the offense of strangulation as one of the offenses considered by a court when considering whether a person has committed a substantial violation of a domestic violence order.
Jan 28-introduced in House
Jan 29-to Judiciary (H)
Feb 10-posted in committee