From Sen. Whitney Westerfield, 2017 Survey.

2017 Legislative Survey The General Assembly sees several hundred bills filed every year, and I need to hear from you about them.  Some issues mainly affect a certain area of the Commonwealth, or a certain industry.  But make no mistake, we all share, directly or indirectly, in the impact of every bill that passes and …

Proposed constitutional amendment with crime victim protections advances in Kentucky

For Immediate Release March 1, 2016 Proposed constitutional amendment with crime victim protections advances FRANKFORT— The Kentucky Senate today approved legislation that would place a proposed constitutional amendment on a statewide ballot to create a crime victim “bill of rights.” Senate Bill 175, which seeks to enumerate constitutional protections for crime victims that don’t currently …