HB 344/LM/CI (BR 1053) - T. Kerr, A. Simpson, J. Reinhardt, T. Riner
AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments.
Amend KRS 532.045 to expand the types of sexual offenses against minors for which a convicted defendant shall be denied probation or suspension of sentence; require that for certain misdemeanor sexual offenses against minors a convicted defendant shall be sentenced to a minimum term of imprisonment of three (3) months for a Class A misdemeanor and thirty (30) days for a Class B misdemeanor; amend KRS 532.070 to prohibit a court from overturning a jury-imposed sentence by sentencing a person to less than one (1) year of imprisonment when that person is convicted of certain Class D felony sexual offenses against a minor.
Feb 5-introduced in House
Feb 6-to Judiciary (H)