HB 138/LM/CI (BR 804) - A. Simpson, L. Clark, R. Meeks, S. Westrom
AN ACT relating to criminal record expungement.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 431 to allow a felony record to be expunged under specified circumstances; amend KRS 431.078, relating to misdemeanor expungement, to begin the five-year waiting period from the date of adjudication of the offense; amend KRS 527.040, relating to possession of a firearm by a felon, to exempt individuals who have had their felony records expunged; create a new section of KRS Chapter 431 to require the Administrative Office of the Courts to keep a confidential index of expungement orders for the preparation of presentence investigations.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 3-introduced in House; to Judiciary (H)