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HB8/CI/LM (BR60) - J. Tilley, J. Jenkins, L. Belcher, R. Benvenuti III, R. Bunch, T. Burch, L. Clark, R. Crimm, M. Denham, D. Graham, C. Harris, C. Howard, K. Imes, M. King, M. Marzian, T. McKee, R. Nelson, R. Palumbo, J. Richards, T. Riner, D. Schamore, R. Smart, F. Steele, W. Stone, G. Watkins, J. Wayne, S. Westrom, B. Yonts

     AN ACT relating to interpersonal protective orders.
     Establish KRS Chapter 456 and create new sections thereof to allow persons to petition for interpersonal protective orders when the person has been the victim of domestic violence and abuse, dating violence and abuse, sexual assault, or stalking; define terms; set forth legislative intent; establish procedures for the filing, review, and hearing of the petition and issuance and service of a resulting protective order; provide court processes and evidentiary standards, county attorney protocols, a process for filing, authenticating, and enforcing protective orders from other states, entry of the orders into law enforcement systems, and law enforcement responsibilities; set penalties for violation of the order and protocols for ordering GPS monitoring of a respondent; create a new section of KRS 403.715 to 403.785; provide transitional provisions in regard to the existing domestic violence order system; amend KRS 431.005 and 431.015 to account for arrests in dating violence situations; amend KRS 508.155 to provide a transition timeline for the existing stalking protective order system; create a new section of KRS Chapter 510 to establish a system for issuance of a protective order in rape, sodomy, and abuse cases; amend various other sections to conform; EFFECTIVE January 1, 2016.


HB8 - AMENDMENTS

     HCS1/CI/LM - Make conforming amendments reflecting the change in terminology to the phrase "interpersonal protective order."
     HFA1( T. Kerr ) - Amend to allow orders issued on the basis of domestic violence and abused to be referred to as emergency protective orders and domestic violence orders.
     SCS1/CI/LM - Amend to bifurcate coverage for domestic violence into KRS Chapter 403 and coverage for dating violence, stalking, and sexual assault in KRS Chapter 456 while maintaining parallel statutory structures.
     SCA1( W. Westerfield ) - Make title amendment.

     Feb 04, 2015 - introduced in House
     Feb 05, 2015 - to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 06, 2015 - posted in committee
     Feb 10, 2015 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 11, 2015 - 2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 12, 2015; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 12, 2015 - 3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
     Feb 13, 2015 - received in Senate
     Feb 19, 2015 - to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 03, 2015 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 04, 2015 - 2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 11, 2015 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 11, 2015; passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
     Mar 23, 2015 - passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
     Mar 24, 2015 - passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day; 3rd reading, passed 37-1 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; received in House; to Rules (H); posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 25, 2015 - House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; Bill passed 100-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 01, 2015 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 102)