SB 107 (BR 1714) - G. Johnson
AN ACT relating to venue.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 452 relating to venue to require a judge to transfer a case to the court with proper venue when it has been brought in a court that lacks jurisdiction because of improper venue.
SB 107 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Retain original provisions and clarify that provisions are to apply only in civil actions.
HCS - Require that in civil actions, when the judge of the court in which the case was filed determines that the court lacks venue to try the case due to an improper venue, the judge, upon motion of a party, shall transfer the case to the court with the proper venue.
Jan 19-introduced in Senate
Jan 21-to Judiciary (S)
Feb 2-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 3-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 8-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 10, 2000
Feb 10-3rd reading, passed 38-0 with Committee Substitute ; received in House
Feb 14-to Judiciary (H)
Mar 7-posted in committee
Mar 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Mar 10-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 16-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 17, 2000
Mar 20-3rd reading, passed 96-0 with Committee Substitute
Mar 21-received in Senate
Mar 29-posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute ; taken from the Regular Orders of the Day, placed in Consent Orders of the Day; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute ; passed 37-0
Apr 11-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer, delivered to Governor
Apr 21-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 420)