HB 369/LM/CI (BR 1498) - J. Tilley, B. Yonts
AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments.
Amend KRS 514.030, relating to theft by unlawful taking, 514.040, relating to theft by deception, 514.050, relating to theft of property lost or mislaid or delivered by mistake, KRS 514.070, relating to theft by failure to make required disposition of property, KRS 514.080, relating to theft by extortion, KRS 514.110, relating to receiving stolen property, and KRS 514.120, relating to obscuring the identity of a machine to increase penalties to a Class A misdemeanor for property less than $500, Class D felony for property between $500 and $10,000, Class C felony for property between $10,000 and $60,000, and Class B felony $60,000 or more, Class D felony for theft of firearm valued at less than $500; amend KRS 514.060, relating to theft of services, and KRS 514.090, relating to theft of labor already rendered, to provide the same penalties, excluding the references to firearms.
HB 369 - AMENDMENTS
HCS/LM/CI - Delete original provisions and insert in lieu thereof various sections in the penal code and KRS Chapter 434 relating to various theft offenses to raise the felony offense level from $300 to $500 and to include an additional enhancement with a $10,000 or greater theft being a Class D felony; amend KRS 506.120 relating to organized crime to include provisions relating to organized retail theft; and amend KRS 532.356 to prohibit a person who owes restitution for a theft offense from driving until the restitution is paid in full, with an option to apply for a hardship license.
SCS/LM/CI - Amend various sections of KRS Chapter 235 to increase the penalties for boating while intoxicated and to allow for an arrest for an offense not occurring in the officer's presence.
SCA (3, R. Stivers II) - Correct statutory citation relating to arrest authority of peace officers.
SFA (1, R. Jones II) - Attach provisions of SB 5/GA relating to driving under the influence, except omit coverage of non-impairing controlled substances.
SFA (2, W. Blevins Jr.) - Amend KRS 186.560 to permit issuance of a hardship driver's license after a revocation for KRS 186.560(1)(a); create a new section of KRS Chapter 186 to establish a minimum revocation period prior to the filing of a petition for a hardship license and permit a court to grant a hardship license at the court's discretion; establish requirements, penalties, and fee.
Feb 10-introduced in House
Feb 11-to Judiciary (H)
Feb 13-posted in committee
Feb 25-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 26-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 2, 2009
Mar 2-3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute
Mar 3-received in Senate
Mar 5-to Judiciary (S)
Mar 9-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S); reported favorably, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Mar 10-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendments (1) and (2) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 12-recommitted to Judiciary (S)
Mar 26-reported favorably, to Rules as a Consent bill with committee amendment (3) ; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 26, 2009; 3rd reading; floor amendments (1) and (2) withdrawn ; Committee Substitute withdrawn; committee amendment (3) withdrawn ; passed 38-0; received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Mar 27-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 106)