02RS HB93


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HB 93/FN (BR 1005) - J. Vincent, T. Riner

     AN ACT relating to public safety.
     Amend KRS 197.120 to require that when a prisoner is released from a state penitentiary, the warden shall notify the Circuit Court, Commonwealth's attorney, and sheriff of the county where the prisoner was sentenced.


     HCA (1, J. Vincent) - Require that notice of prisoner release be given by mail, fax, or electronic means at the discretion of the Department of Corrections in a manner to insure receipt.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s))

     Jan 8-introduced in House; to Judiciary (H)
     Jan 9-posted in committee
     Jan 16-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Jan 17-2nd reading, to Rules; recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (H)
     Jan 25-posted in committee
     Jan 30-reported favorably, to Rules with committee amendment (1)
     Jan 31-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 1, 2002
     Feb 4-3rd reading, passed 94-0 with committee amendment (1)
     Feb 5-received in Senate
     Feb 7-to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 21-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 27-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 27, 2002; 3rd reading, passed 38-0
     Mar 28-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 2-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 150)

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