LRC Seal



WWW Version

The hyperlink to a bill draft that precedes a summary contains the most recent version (Introduced/GA/Enacted) of the bill. If the session has ended, the hyperlink contains the latest version of the bill at the time of sine die adjournment. Note that the summary pertains to the bill as introduced, which is often different from the most recent version.

HB 413/CI (BR 989) - J. Bell

     AN ACT relating to DNA.
     Amend KRS 422.285, relating to post-conviction DNA testing, to expand the statute to cover all felony offenses.


     HCS/CI - Amend to limit the types of felonies for which testing may be requested.
     HFA (1, J. Bell) - Amend to require non-indigent petitioners to pay for DNA testing requested under the bill.
     HFA (2, J. Bell) - Insert provisions to require that persons requesting testing bear the cost of that testing.

     Feb 9-introduced in House
     Feb 10-to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 14-posted in committee
     Feb 16-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 17-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 22-recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
     Feb 24-floor amendment (1) withdrawn ; floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute

Legislature Home Page | Record Front Page