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HB308

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HB 308 (BR 1014) - R. Damron, R. Adams, W. Coursey, D. Keene, T. Mills, R. Rand, A. Simpson, B. Yonts

     AN ACT relating to implementation of the National Instant Criminal Background Check System Improvements Act of 2007.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 237 to establish a procedure where a person who has been declared a mental defective and committed to a mental institution can obtain relief from disability for prohibition of firearm possession as permitted by the federal National Instant Criminal Background Check System Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.

HB 308 - AMENDMENTS


     HFA (1, R. Damron) - Retain original provisions; add requirement that the Kentucky State Police transmit the person's Social Security Number, date of birth, and copy of the commitment order to the FBI National Instant Criminal Background Check System and require KSP to destroy information in their possession if relief from disability is granted; prohihbit KSP from using the information obtained for any other purpose.
     HFA (2, R. Damron) - Retain original provisions; add requirement that the Kentucky State Police transmit the person's Social Security number, date of birth, and a copy of the commitment order to the FBI National Instant Criminal Background Check System; require KSP to destroy information in their possession if relief from disability is granted; prohibit KSP from using the information obtained for any other purpose; remove reference to "District Court" when referring to restoration of rights in mental health cases; replace with reference to "court" in which the commitment occurred.
     SCS (1) - Retain original provisions except limit restoration of firearm rights to the court which declared the person mentally ill or disabled and not the court where the person resides at the time of the application for restoration of rights.
     SCS (2) - Retain original provisions; amend to limit restoration of firearm rights to the court which declared the person mentally ill or disabled; create a new section of KRS Chapter 17 to authorize that any person to request the Department of Kentucky State Police to conduct a background check on that person through a name-based or fingerprint-supported search; establish search prerequisites and limitations.
     SCA (1/Title, T. Jensen) - Make title amendment.

     Feb 2-introduced in House
     Feb 3-to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 7-posted in committee
     Feb 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 10-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 11, 2011; floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 11-floor amendment (2) filed
     Feb 14-3rd reading, passed 97-1 with floor amendment (2)
     Feb 15-received in Senate
     Feb 17-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 25-taken from Judiciary (S); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 28-taken from Judiciary (S); 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 3-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute as a Consent Bill; taken from Rules (S); recommitted to Judiciary (S); reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 4, 2011
     Mar 4-3rd reading; Committee Substitute (1) withdrawn; passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; received in House; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; passed 92-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 16-signed by Governor

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