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HB 145/LM/CI (BR 360) - D. Owens, T. Burch, M. Cherry, J. Crenshaw, K. Flood, D. Floyd, D. Graham, M. King, R. Meeks, M. Nemes, F. Nesler, A. Simpson, J. Wayne, A. Webb-Edgington, 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 prohibit the execution of a severely mentally ill defendant after the effective date of this Act.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 3-introduced in House; to Judiciary (H)
     Mar 5-posted in committee

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