HB 29/LM/CI (BR 108) - M. Henley
AN ACT relating to children.
Amend KRS 72.992 relating to failing to report a death to increase penalty to a Class D felony if the deceased is a child eight years of age or younger; create a new section of KRS Chapter 17 to require a parent, guardian, or person exercising custody and control of a child eight years of age or younger to report to law enforcement or a 911 public safety answering point within twenty-four hours after the child has been discovered missing; amend KRS 17.990 to make failure to report a missing child within the specified time period a Class D felony.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Oct 5-To: Interim Joint Committee on Judiciary
Jan 3-introduced in House; to Judiciary (H)