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HB 446/CI (BR 1213) - B. Yonts

     AN ACT relating to prisoners.
     Amend KRS 197.045 to expand the educational good time award to 90 days and to authorize a good time credit for successful completion of a substance abuse program; amend KRS 439.3401 to allow a violent offender to accumulate good time, but only allow educational, substance abuse treatment, or meritorious service good time awards to reduce the prisoner's required time of incarceration below the 85% level.

     Feb 17-introduced in House
     Feb 18-to Judiciary (H)

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