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HB 39/LM/CI (BR 96) - K. Sinnette, J. Jenkins, D. Keene, T. Moore, J. Richards, T. Riner, F. Steele

     AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments.
     Amend KRS 531.355 to criminalize the intentional viewing of child pornography where the viewing is deliberate, purposeful, and voluntary and not accidental or inadvertent.


     HCS/LM/CI - Amend to limit the scope of offenses that may trigger an administrative subpoena.
     HCA (1/Title, J. Tilley) - Make title amendment.
     HFA (1, K. Sinnette) - Amend to clarify that the prohibition against viewing does not apply to the minor, the minor's parents or guardians, and to school administrators investigating violations of this provision.
     SFA (1, R. Webb) - Delete provisions relating to prohibited photography and the use of electronic devices to solicit minors for sex; require probable cause for the issuance of an administrative subpoena by the state police; remove attempted violations from the forfeiture provisions.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 8-introduced in House; to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 15-posted in committee
     Feb 22-taken from Judiciary (H); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 25-taken from Judiciary (H); 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 27-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Feb 28-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute ; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 1, 2013
     Mar 1-3rd reading, passed 91-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title), floor amendment (1)
     Mar 4-received in Senate
     Mar 5-to Judiciary (S); taken from Judiciary (S); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 6-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed
     Mar 7-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 7, 2013; 3rd reading; floor amendment (1) withdrawn ; passed 33-2
     Mar 11-received in House
     Mar 12-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 21-signed by Governor (Acts Chapter 41)

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