HB 70/LM (BR 807) - J. Crenshaw, T. Burch, L. Clark, K. Flood, J. Glenn, D. Graham, J. Greer, K. Hall, D. Horlander, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian, R. Meeks, T. Mills, F. Nesler, D. Owens, T. Riner, C. Rollins II, A. Simpson, J. Wayne, S. Westrom, B. Yonts
AN ACT proposing an amendment to Section 145 of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to persons entitled to vote.
Propose to amend Section 145 of the Constitution of Kentucky to allow persons convicted of a felony other than treason, intentional killing, a sex crime, or bribery the right to vote after expiration of probation, final discharge from parole, or maximum expiration of sentence; submit to the voters for ratification or rejection.
HB 70 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, B. Montell) - Retain original provisions and add a requirement that those eligible to have their voting rights restored sign and submit to the Secretary of State a voters pledge.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 3-introduced in House; to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
Jan 12-posted in committee
Jan 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Jan 25-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 26, 2012
Jan 31-floor amendment (1) filed
Feb 16-3rd reading, passed 78-18
Feb 21-received in Senate
Feb 23-to Judiciary (S)