HB 537/LM/CI (BR 477) - J. Bell
AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments.
Amend KRS 532.090 to create new catagory of misdemeanor offense and establish penalty range; amend KRS 530.050 to make flagrant non-support a Gross misdemeanor; amend KRS 532.100 to provide that Gross misdemeanants are state prisoners and that the cost of incarceration in a local jail shall be the responsibility of the Department of Corrections; amend KRS 441.127 to permit local jailers to grant limited service credits against an inmate's sentence for good behavior and educational achievement; amend KRS 431.410, 500.080, 532.020, and 532.110 to conform.
Mar 4-introduced in House
Mar 5-to Judiciary (H)