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SB 141/LM (BR 1252) - B. Smith

     AN ACT relating to domestic relations.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 403 defining "safe child drop-off areas" and allowing the courts to require exchanges of child custody to take place in such areas.


     SFA (1, J. Schickel) - Amend to allow public facilities discretion to allow use as a safe child drop-off area.
     HCS/LM - Retain original provisions and create a new section of KRS Chapter 620 to require child human trafficking victims to be treated as dependent, neglected, or abused, and provide requirements for the treatment of these cases, require the creation of administrative regulations, and require an annual report; amend KRS 620.040 to clarify duties of various agencies in child human trafficking cases and allow protective custody by law enforcement; create a new section of KRS Chapter 15A to provide requirements for the Department of Juvenile Justice when a child is a victim of human trafficking and require promulgation of administrative regulations; amend KRS 605.030 to permit court-designated workers to screen for human trafficking; create a new section of KRS Chapter 630 to prohibit a child victim of human trafficking from being charged with or adjudicated guilty of a status offense; amend KRS 529.010 to amend the definitions relating to prostitution and human trafficking; create a new section of KRS Chapter 529 to create a fee for a conviction of human trafficking offenses; create a new section of KRS Chapter 529 to establish a human trafficking victims fund; create a new section of KRS Chapter 529 to require asset forfeiture for human trafficking offenders and to provide for distribution of the proceeds; create a new section of KRS Chapter 529 to prohibit the prosecution of a minor under prostitution statutes; amend KRS 529.020 and 529.080 to conform; amend KRS 15.334, relating to police training, to require training relating to human trafficking; amend KRS 15.706 to require the Prosecutors Advisory Council to collect data on human trafficking; amend KRS 15.718 to require human trafficking training for prosecutors; create a new section of KRS Chapter 16 to require the Department of Kentucky State Police to designate a human trafficking unit; amend KRS 421.500, relating to victims services, to include victims of human trafficking; amend KRS 421.570, relating to victim advocates, to include training on human trafficking; amend KRS 413.249, relating to civil actions relating to childhood sexual abuse or childhood sexual assault, to include child victims of human trafficking; amend KRS 421.350, relating to testimony of certain child victims, to include child victims of human trafficking offenses; amend KRS 431.082 to provide a cause of action for victims of human trafficking; amend KRS 431.600, relating to coordination of child sexual abuse investigations and prosecutions, to include advocates for human trafficking victims; create a new section of KRS Chapter 336 to require the Labor Cabinet to report incidents of human trafficking and provide for reasonable cause immunity; amend KRS 337.385 to allow a court to award punitive damages and other costs and fees to victims of human trafficking; amend KRS 516.030, relating to forgery in the second degree, to include coercing another person to make or obtain a false instrument in the commission of human trafficking; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to file a report on its plan to implement provisions relating to child human trafficking victims; provide that the Act may be cited as the "Human Trafficking Victims Rights Act.
     HCA (1/Title, K. Flood) - Make title amendment.
     HFA (1, S. Overly) - Remove provisions relating to human trafficking.
     HFA (2, R. Henderson) - Retain original provisions; create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to require adoption of a school emergency plan; require emergency drills; require an annual report to the department of education; require local boards of education to review crime prevention through environment design principles when constructing or renovating an exist school building; require sharing of emergency plans and facility plans with local emergency response personnel; amend KRS 158.160 to require notification to schools of student mental or emotional condition; amend KRS 157.420 to include costs related to school safety; amend KRS 157.623 to include facilities determined unsafe by local law enforcement personnel; create a new section of KRS Chapter 95 and a new section of KRS Chapter 70 to encourage collaborative training between law enforcement and schools; amend KRS 61.878 to exempt school emergency plans from open records; amend KRS 158.445 to include compliance as part of a principal's evaluation; amend KRS 160.345 to include emergency response plan as part of school council duties; amend other statutes to conform.
     HFA (3/Title, R. Henderson) - Make title amendment.

     Feb 11-introduced in Senate
     Feb 13-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 20-taken from Judiciary (S); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 21-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 25-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 26, 2013
     Feb 26-3rd reading, passed 37-0 with floor amendment (1) ; received in House
     Feb 27-to Judiciary (H)
     Mar 1-posting waived
     Mar 5-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 6-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 7, 2013
     Mar 11-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Mar 12-floor amendments (2) and (3-title) filed

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