HB 3 (BR 835) -
D. Owens, R. Wilkey, J.
Arnold Jr, E. Ballard, L. Belcher,
J. Crenshaw, T.
Edmonds, T. Firkins, D.
Graham, J. Greer,
R. Henderson, C.
Hoffman, D. Horlander,
C. Miller, H. Moberly
Jr, R. Nelson,
R. Palumbo, D. Pasley,
R. Rand, F. Rasche,
J. Richards, C.
Rollins II, A. Simpson,
A. Smith, K. Stein, T.
Thompson, J. Tilley,
J. Wayne, R. Webb, R.
Weston, S. Westrom,
proposing to amend Section 77 of the Constitution of Kentucky, relating to
the Governor's power to remit fines and forfeitures and grant reprieves and
Propose to amend the Constitution of Kentucky to
prohibit the governor from being allowed to pardon himself; require that an
individual who has been changed with, convicted of, or adjudged liable for
an offense apply to the governor for a reprieve, pardon, commutation, or
remission; require that anyone submitting an application must provide
written notice accepting or rejecting the granted relief; submit to voters
for ratification or rejection; provide ballot language.
6-introduced in House; posting waived; to Judiciary (H)
Feb 7-reassigned to Elections, Const.
Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H); posting waived; posted in
Feb 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to
Feb 14-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for
passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 15, 2007
Feb 15-3rd reading, passed 71-26
Feb 16-received in Senate
Feb 21-to State & Local Government (S)