HB 274/LM (BR 1054) - D. Owens, D. Floyd, T. Burch, R. Crimm, K. Flood, M. Marzian, R. Meeks, M. Nemes, F. Nesler, A. Simpson, J. Wayne, S. Westrom, A. Wuchner
AN ACT relating to mental illness.
Amend KRS 532.130, relating to definitions for criminal case defenses, to define "severely mentally ill defendant"; amend KRS 532.135, relating to defenses in criminal cases, to include a severely mentally ill defendant; amend KRS 532.140, relating to the prohibition against executing a seriously mentally retarded defendant, to also prohibit the execution of a severely mentally ill defendant after the effective date of this Act.
Feb 1-introduced in House
Feb 2-to Judiciary (H)