02RS SB223


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SB 223/LM (BR 2434) - D. Kelly

     AN ACT relating to service records of military personnel.
     Amend KRS 422.090 to permit any person who has recorded military discharge papers with the county clerk to withdraw the recording of the papers upon written or oral request; provide that previously filed discharge papers and copies of discharge papers shall be provided to the person who requests withdrawal; and provide that the county clerk shall also remove the name of the person from the index of recorded discharge papers.


     SCA (1, D. Karem) - Retain provisions of original bill except remove language allowing withdrawal of the recording of military discharge papers upon oral request.

     SFA (2, D. Kelly) - Delete the original provisions; provide that a certified or attested copy of a veteran's discharge papers be provided by the county clerk to the veteran with proof of identity, under a court order, to a person holding a power of attorney of the veteran, and upon the request of a person appointed over the veteran's estate; provide that discharge papers recorded with the county clerk remain with the clerk as a non-public record, not available for public inspection.

     Feb 21-introduced in Senate
     Feb 26-to Veterans, Military Affairs & Public Protection (S)
     Mar 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with committee amendment (1)
     Mar 12-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 14, 2002; floor amendment (2) filed
     Mar 14-taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day; 3rd reading, passed 38-0 with committee amendment (1), floor amendment (2)
     Mar 15-received in House
     Mar 18-to Seniors, Military Affairs, and Public Safety (H)
     Mar 21-posted in committee
     Mar 26-posting waived retroactively; reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 27-2nd reading, to Rules

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