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HB 14/CI (BR 75) - K. Bratcher, D. Bentley, R. Benvenuti III, J. Blanton, R. Bunch, T. Burch, J. Carney, M. Castlen, J. DuPlessis, J. Fischer, C. Fugate, D. Hale, M. Hart, D. Horlander, K. Imes, DJ Johnson, K. King, S. Lee, D. Mayfield, M. Meredith, R. Meyer, S. Miles, C. Miller, C. Morgan, P. Pratt, M. Prunty, B. Reed, S. Riley, B. Rowland, W. Thomas, J. Tipton, K. Upchurch, R. Webber, J. York

     AN ACT relating to hate crimes.
     Amend KRS 532.031, relating to an offense committed as a result of a hate crime, to include offenses committed against an individual because of the individual's actual or perceived employment as a city, county, state, or federal peace officer, member of an organized fire department, emergency medical services personnel; provide that "emergency medical services personnel" is defined as in KRS 311A.010; enumerate that members of an organized fire department or emergency medical services personnel includes volunteer members if the violation occurs while the volunteer is performing duties with an organized fire department or emergency medical services personnel.


AMENDMENTS

     HFA1( M. Cantrell ) - Amend KRS 15.460 to increase the annual supplement paid to qualified police officers out of the Kentucky Law Enforcement Foundation Program fund from $3,000 to $4,000; amend KRS 95A.250 to increase the annual supplement paid to qualified professional firefighters out of the Firefighters Foundation Program fund from $3,000 to $4,000; amend KRS 95A.262 to increase the annual allotment to qualified volunteer fire departments from $8,250 to $11,000; amend KRS 136.392 to specify that a rate change in a premium surcharge rate used to supplement both the Law Enforcement Foundation Program fund and the Firefighters Foundation Program fund only be adjusted by an Act of the General Assembly and be applied 90 days after the effective date of the Act; EFFECTIVE July 1, 2017; APPROPRIATION; declare an EMERGENCY.
     HFA2( M. Cantrell ) - Make title amendment.
     HFA3( A. Scott ) - Remove original provisions; direct LRC staff to study original provisions of bill relating to impact on minorities and rural communities.

     Jul 06, 2016 - Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
     Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in House; to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 07, 2017 - posted in committee
     Feb 08, 2017 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar; floor amendment (1) and (2-title) filed
     Feb 09, 2017 - 2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, February 13, 2017
     Feb 10, 2017 - floor amendment (3) filed
     Feb 13, 2017 - 3rd reading; floor amendment (1) ruled out of order; floor amendment (3) defeated; passed 77-13-1
     Feb 14, 2017 - received in Senate
     Feb 15, 2017 - to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 27, 2017 - reassigned to State & Local Government (S)
     Mar 01, 2017 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 02, 2017 - 2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 07, 2017 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 7, 2017; 3rd reading, passed 33-5; received in House; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Mar 08, 2017 - enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Mar 20, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 27)