01RS SB156


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SB 156 (BR 1155) - D. Seum

     AN ACT relating to evidence.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 422 to permit certain employees of the Department of Corrections to testify through deposition; permit certain Department of Corrections records to be proved as to foundation, identity, and authenticity, without any preliminary testimony, by use of legible and durable copies certified by the custodian of the originals.


     HCS - Amend to make records provisions subject to prior court approval.
     HFA (1, J. Vincent) - Retain provisions of House Committee Substitute and provide that corrections employees may testify by deposition when acting in their official capacity.

     Feb 14-introduced in Senate
     Feb 15-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 21-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 22-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, February 26, 2001
     Feb 26-3rd reading, passed 36-0
     Feb 27-received in House
     Feb 28-to Judiciary (H)
     Mar 5-posting waived; posted in committee
     Mar 7-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 8-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute

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