HB 31/LM (BR 53) - R. Wilkey, L. Clark, T. Edmonds, J. Hoover, A. Simpson, R. Webb, S. Westrom
AN ACT relating to criminal record expungement.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 533 to allow persons convicted of one Class D felony or a series of Class D felonies arising out of a single event to petition to have their records expunged; amend KRS 431.078, relating to misdemeanor expungements, to change the application fee from $25 to $50 dollars and to begin the five-year waiting period from the date of adjudication of the offense; amend KRS 527.040 to exempt individuals who have had their records expunged from the statute on a felon in possession of a firearm; create a new section of KRS Chapter 533 to require the Administrative Office of the Courts to keep a confidential index of expungement orders for utilization in the preparation of presentence investigations.
HB 31 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, B. Montell) - Amend to prohibit expungements for persons who served a sentence of incarceration after the entry of a judgment of conviction.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Oct 3-To: Interim Joint Committee on Judiciary
Jan 8-introduced in House
Jan 9-to Judiciary (H)
Feb 5-posting waived
Feb 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar; floor amendment (1) filed
Feb 14-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for for Friday, February 15, 2008
Mar 4-3rd reading, passed 76-21
Mar 5-received in Senate
Mar 7-to Judiciary (S)