HB 562/LM/CI (BR 1925) - M. King, T. Mills
AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments.
Amend KRS 531.010, relating to pornography definitions, to specify what constitutes lack of consent; amend KRS 531.090, relating to voyeurism, to specify an alternate disposition of a case where the defendant is a minor and the offense is a first offense; amend KRS 531.100, relating to video voyeurism, to specify an alternative disposition where a defendant is a minor and the offense is a first offense; amend KRS 531.340, relating to distribution of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor, to specify an alternative disposition where the defendant is a minor and the offense is a first offense; create a new section of KRS Chapter 635 to specify that violations of listed statutes by a minor for a first offense are punishable by a fine and a community services work program; set duration of work program at 40 hours; create a new section of KRS Chapter 531 to specify that a minor committing an offense specified in the Act shall only be charged with and punished using the alternative sentence when the offense is a first offense; amend KRS 216.302, relating to causing a suicide, to specify that when transmitting an image of a minor causes that minor to commit suicide it is a violation of this section.
Mar 1-introduced in House
Mar 5-to Judiciary (H)