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HB 272 (BR 876) - R. Adams, T. Riner, M. Rader, S. Santoro, A. Webb-Edgington

     AN ACT relating to peace officer certification and declaring an emergency.
     Amend KRS 15.400 to increase the maximum break in employment before loss of Peace Officer Professional Standards (POPS) certification from 60 to 100 days for those peace officers who were deemed to have met the standards by virtue of employment on December 1, 1998; provide individuals who retired with POPS certification on or after July 1, 2008, who are reemployed with a law enforcement agency within 100 days following the effective date of this Act with automatic POPS certification; EMERGENCY.


     SFA (1/Title, J. Denton) - Make title amendment.
     SFA (2, J. Denton) - Amend KRS 210.365 to delete the word "encounter" and replace it with "required police action" in the reference to interactions of law enforcement officers and persons with mental illness; establish that law enforcement officers shall report to their agencies required police action with persons with mental illness, mental illness and substance abuse disorders, mental illness and mental retardation, mental illness and developmental disabilities, and mental illness and dual diagnoses.

     Feb 1-introduced in House
     Feb 2-to State Government (H)
     Feb 8-posted in committee
     Feb 10-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 11-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 15, 2011
     Feb 15-3rd reading, passed 100-0
     Feb 16-received in Senate
     Feb 18-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 22-floor amendments (1-title) and (2) filed
     Feb 28-taken from Judiciary (S); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S); reassigned to State & Local Government (S)
     Mar 1-taken from State & Local Government (S); 2nd reading; returned to State & Local Government (S); floor amendments (1-title) and (2) withdrawn
     Mar 2-reported favorably, to Rules as a Consent Bill
     Mar 3-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 3, 2011; 3rd reading, passed 36-1; received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 15-signed by Governor

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