06RS SB11


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SB 11/LM/CI (BR 155) - D. Boswell, D. Harper Angel, D. Mongiardo, R. Palmer II, J. Pendleton, J. Rhoads, J. Turner, E. Worley

     AN ACT relating to human trafficking.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 509 to define the crime of human trafficking and punish it as a Class B felony.


     HCS/LM/CI - Amend Section 1 to remove family members as potential trafficking victims; provide that offense occurs only when two or more persons are trafficked; insert new provision creating a new section of KRS Chapter 411 to allow a victim of identity theft to obtain a court judgment authenticating that status.

     HCA (1/Title, G. Lindsay) - Make title amendment.

     HFA (1, K. Stein) - Delete the requirement that a person must traffic two or more persons in order to be guilty of human trafficking.

     HFA (2, K. Stein) - Delete the definition of "trafficked person."

     HFA (3, K. Stein) - Define "trafficking victim"; establish that trafficking victims have rights pursuant to the crime victim's bill of rights; provide that trafficking victims are not incarcerated, fined, or otherwise penalized solely for the unlawful acts committed as a result of being trafficked; establish that trafficking victims are not to be held in detention centers, jails, or prisons at any time prior to, during, or after any legal proceedings.

     HFA (4/LM/P, S. Lee) - Attach provisions of HB 115/HCS.

     HFA (5/LM/P, S. Lee) - Attach provisions of HB 115/HCS.

     HFA (6/Title, S. Lee) - Attach provisions of HB 115/HCS.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Sep 7-To: Interim Joint Committee on Judiciary
     Jan 3-introduced in Senate
     Jan 4-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 10-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 15-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 16, 2006
     Feb 16-3rd reading, passed 37-0; received in House
     Feb 22-to Judiciary (H)
     Mar 7-posted in committee
     Mar 22-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 23-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 24, 2006; floor amendments (1) (2) and (3) filed to Committee Substitute
     Apr 10-floor amendment (5) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendments (4) and (6-title) filed
     Apr 11-3rd reading, passed 97-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Apr 12-received in Senate

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