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SB 298/CI/LM (BR 1590) - R. Stivers II, J. Adams, R. Alvarado, J. Higdon

     AN ACT relating to expungement.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 431 to allow expungement of designated Class D felonies; amend KRS 431.076 to allow expungement of felony charges on which the grand jury has not issued an indictment and to allow an appellate court opinion to be redacted to remove the name of a person for whom an expungement has been ordered on the basis of a finding of not guilty or upon a dismissal of the charges; amend KRS 431.078 to allow for expungements of multiple misdemeanors and to prohibit any expungement if it is for an offense subject to a penalty enhancement for a second or subsequent offense; amend KRS 431.079 to conform.


     SFA1( W. Westerfield ) - Reduce waiting period from 10 years to five.

     Mar 03, 2016 - introduced in Senate
     Mar 07, 2016 - to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 10, 2016 - taken from Judiciary (S); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 11, 2016 - taken from Judiciary (S); 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (S); floor amendment (1) filed