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HB 110 (BR 900) - C. Siler, T. Moore, E. Ballard, D. Butler, J. Greer, C. Miller, T. Thompson

     AN ACT relating to the misuse of military status.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 519 to establish the offense of misuse of military status and make it a Class A misdemeanor.


     HCS - Create a new section of KRS Chapter 434 to prohibit a person from misrepresenting military status with the intent to defraud, obtain employment, or be elected or appointed to public office; exempt from penalty individuals using militaria for historical, dramatic, ceremonial, recruitment, and other purposes; establish penalties including a violation, fines, or imprisonment in a county jail; establish that fines assessed as penalties shall be deposited with the veterans program trust fund; title the bill the Kentucky Stolen Valor Act; amend KRS 186.210 to prohibit making false statements in application for a military license plate; amend KRS 186.990 to conform.

     HFA (1, T. Pullin) - Amend to require that bill be referred to as the "Kentucky Stolen Valor Act."

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 8-introduced in House; to Seniors, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
     Feb 4-posted in committee
     Feb 6-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 7-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 8, 2008
     Feb 8-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 14-3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
     Feb 15-received in Senate
     Feb 20-to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)
     Feb 28-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 29-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 3-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 4, 2008
     Mar 4-3rd reading, passed 38-0
     Mar 5-received in House
     Mar 7-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Apr 1-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Apr 7-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 15)

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