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.
HB 110 - AMENDMENTS
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)