SB 36/CI (BR 485) - E. Scorsone, D. Boswell, D. Seum
AN ACT relating to protection of adults.
Amend KRS 209.990, relating to penalties for violations of offenses relating to adult abuse and exploitation and protection of adults, to change elements of the offense from "knowingly and willfully" to "knowingly or wantonly" thus matching penal code definitions, and to create a separate Class D felony offense for exploitation of an adult, unless the offense is financial in nature and the amount of the total loss from the offense is less than $300, in which case it is a Class A misdemeanor.
SB 36 - AMENDMENTS
SCS/CI - Amend KRS 209.990 to make abusing or neglecting an adult knowingly a class C felony; wantonly abusing or neglecting an adult a class D felony; recklessly abusing or neglecting adult a class A misdemeanor; to make exploiting an adult knowingly a class C felony, when the exploitation amounts to more than three hundred dollars; exploiting an adult wantonly or recklessly a class D felony, when the exploitation amounts to more than three hundred dollars; and to make exploiting an adult knowingly, wantonly, or recklessly a class A misdemeanor, when the exploitation amounts to three hundred dollars or less.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 6-introduced in Senate; to Judiciary (S)
Jan 14-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Jan 15-2nd reading, to Rules
Jan 21-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for January 22, 1998
Jan 22-3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute
Jan 23-received in House
Jan 26-to Judiciary (H)
Mar 6-posted in committee
Mar 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 13-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 20-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for March 23, 1998
Mar 23-3rd reading, passed 90-0
Mar 24-received in Senate; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer, delivered to Governor
Apr 1-signed by Governor