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HB 269/LM/CI (BR 1103) - M. Denham, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian, R. Smart

     AN ACT relating to strangulation.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 508 to create the crime of strangulation as a Class A misdemeanor unless certain aggravating circumstances are present, in which case it would be a class D felony; amend KRS 403.761 to include the offense of strangulation as one of the offenses considered by a court when considering whether a person has committed a substantial violation of a domestic violence order.

     Jan 28-introduced in House
     Jan 29-to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 10-posted in committee

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