HB 322/LM (BR 1498) - A. Simpson, S. Lee
AN ACT relating to restraining orders upon conviction of a sexual offense.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 510 relating to sex offenses to provide that a conviction of a felony offense under the chapter operates as an application for a restraining order prohibiting contact with the victim, unless the victim requests otherwise; provide defendant notice of right to request a hearing on the restraining order; provide for time of hearing; provide for contents of order; provide for modification of order upon petition of victim or defendant; provide for modification hearing; provide for entering order into KSP LINK computer system; provide civil and criminal immunity for law enforcement officers acting in good faith in enforcing an order; provide for nondisclosure of victim's personal information; violation of order is Class A misdemeanor.
Feb 6-introduced in House
Feb 7-to Judiciary (H)
Feb 20-posting waived; posted in committee
Feb 21-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 22-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 26-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 27, 2007
Mar 5-3rd reading, passed 100-0
Mar 6-received in Senate
Mar 7-to Judiciary (S)