§ 446.010 Definitions for statutes generally. (Effective until June 29, 2017)
§ 446.010 v2 Definitions for statutes generally
§ 446.012 Inclusion of osteopaths within references to physicians in statutes — Inclusion of Bureau of Osteopathic Specialties within references to American Board of Medical Specialties in statutes
§ 446.013 Terms “mental retardation” and “mentally retarded” not to be used in statutes — Acceptable replacement terms
§ 446.015 Statutes to be written in nontechnical language
§ 446.017 Conditions under which portion of bill may be void
§ 446.020 Singular includes plural — Masculine includes feminine
§ 446.030 Computation of time
§ 446.040 Adjournment of proceedings over weekend
§ 446.050 Majority may act for all
§ 446.060 Writings — Signature must be at end — To be in English
§ 446.070 Penalty no bar to civil recovery
§ 446.080 Liberal construction — Statutes not retroactive — Common usage — Technical terms
§ 446.090 Severability
§ 446.100 Effect of repeal of prior repealer or amendment
§ 446.110 Offenses committed and rights accruing prior to repeal of law
§ 446.120 References to sections, subsections, and paragraphs — Citation of Acts of General Assembly
§ 446.130 Kentucky Revised Statutes speak for themselves — Conflicts — Ambiguities
§ 446.140 Titles, headings, and notes
§ 446.145 Manner of indicating amended, created, repealed, and repealed and reenacted sections and sections not intended to be codified
§ 446.150 Kentucky Revised Statutes substituted for former laws
§ 446.160 Unconstitutionality of part of Kentucky Revised Statutes, effect
§ 446.170 Effect of 1942 act amending or repealing section of Carroll’s Statutes or of former legislative act
§ 446.190 Rules of Civil Procedure to govern taking of appeals — Statutes govern time of taking certain appeals
§ 446.200 Demurrer, motion to quash, construction
§ 446.250 Conflicting amendments — Last enactment to prevail
§ 446.260 Repeal to prevail over amendment of same statute
§ 446.270 Effect of failure to underline new language in amended statute
§ 446.280 Effect of failure to indicate deleted material by brackets and strike through
§ 446.290 Effect of delayed repeal
§ 446.300 Effect of delayed amendment
§ 446.310 Procedure for technical correction on face of bill to be presented to Governor
§ 446.320 Amendment of section with delayed effective date
§ 446.350 Prohibition upon government substantially burdening freedom of religion — Showing of compelling governmental interest — Description of “burden.”
§ 446.400 Determination of death — Minimal conditions to be met

Terms Used In Kentucky Statutes > Chapter 446

  • Action: includes all proceedings in any court of this state. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Animal: includes every warm-blooded living creature except a human being. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • any other state: includes any state, territory, outlying possession, the District of Columbia, and any foreign government or country. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Appropriation: means an authorization by the General Assembly to expend, from public funds, a sum of money not in excess of the sum specified, for the purposes specified in the authorization and under the procedure prescribed in KRS Chapter 48. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Appropriation provision: means a section of any enactment by the General Assembly which is not provided for by KRS Chapter 48 and which authorizes the expenditure of public funds other than by a general appropriation bill. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Attorney: means attorney-at-law. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Biennium: means the two (2) year period commencing on July 1 in each even- numbered year and ending on June 30 in the ensuing even-numbered year. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • branch budget: means an enactment by the General Assembly which provides appropriations and establishes fiscal policies and conditions for the biennial financial plan for the judicial branch, the legislative branch, and the executive branch, which shall include a separate budget bill for the Transportation Cabinet. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Business trust: includes , except when utilized in KRS Chapter 386, a "statutory trust" as organized under KRS Chapter 386A. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Case plan: means an individualized accountability and behavior change strategy for supervised individuals that: (a) Targets and prioritizes the specific criminal risk factors of the individual based upon his or her assessment results. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Cattle: includes horse, mule, ass, cow, ox, sheep, hog, or goat of any age or sex. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Certified mail: means any method of governmental, commercial, or electronic delivery that allows a document or package to have proof of: (a) Sending the document or package. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • City: includes town. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Company: may extend and be applied to any corporation, company, person, partnership, joint stock company, or association. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Corporation: may extend and be applied to any corporation, company, partnership, joint stock company, or association. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Directors: when applied to corporations, includes managers or trustees. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Domestic: when applied to a corporation, partnership, business trust, or limited liability company, means all those incorporated or formed by authority of this state. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Domestic animal: means any animal converted to domestic habitat. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Evidence-based practices: means policies, procedures, programs, and practices proven by scientific research to reliably produce reductions in recidivism when implemented competently. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Federal: refers to the United States. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Foreign: when applied to a corporation, partnership, limited partnership, business trust, statutory trust, or limited liability company, includes all those incorporated or formed by authority of any other state. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • General appropriation bill: means an enactment by the General Assembly that authorizes the expenditure of public funds in a branch budget bill as provided for in KRS Chapter 48. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Graduated sanction: means any of a wide range of accountability measures and programs for supervised individuals, including but not limited to electronic monitoring. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • last will: means last will and testament. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Month: means calendar month. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Owner: when applied to any animal, means any person having a property interest in such animal. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Partnership: includes both general and limited partnerships. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Personal estate: includes chattels, real and other estate that passes to the personal representative upon the owner dying intestate. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Pretrial risk assessment: means an objective, research-based, validated assessment tool that measures a defendant's risk of flight and risk of anticipated criminal conduct while on pretrial release pending adjudication. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • public funds: means sums actually received in cash or negotiable instruments from all sources unless otherwise described by any state agency, state- owned corporation, university, department, cabinet, fiduciary for the benefit of any form of state organization, authority, board, bureau, interstate compact, commission, committee, conference, council, office, or any other form of organization whether or not the money has ever been paid into the Treasury and whether or not the money is still in the Treasury if the money is controlled by any form of state organization, except for those funds the management of which is to be reported to the Legislative Research Commission pursuant to KRS 42. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • real estate: includes lands, tenements, and hereditaments and all rights thereto and interest therein, other than a chattel interest. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Registered mail: means any governmental, commercial, or electronic method of delivery that allows a document or package to have: (a) Its chain of custody recorded in a register to enable its location to be tracked. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Regular election: means the election in even-numbered years at which members of Congress are elected and the election in odd-numbered years at which state officers are elected. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals: means any nonprofit corporation, organized under the laws of this state and having as its primary purpose the prevention of cruelty to animals. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • State: when applied to a part of the United States, includes territories, outlying possessions, and the District of Columbia. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Supervised individual: means an individual placed on probation by a court or serving a period of parole or post-release supervision from prison or jail. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Sworn: includes "affirmed" in all cases in which an affirmation may be substituted for an oath. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Treatment: when used in a criminal justice context, means targeted interventions that focus on criminal risk factors in order to reduce the likelihood of criminal behavior. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Vacancy in office: or any equivalent phrase, means such as exists when there is an unexpired part of a term of office without a lawful incumbent therein, or when the person elected or appointed to an office fails to qualify according to law, or when there has been no election to fill the office at the time appointed by law. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • validated risk and needs assessment: means an actuarial tool scientifically proven to determine a person's risk to reoffend and criminal risk factors, that when properly addressed, can reduce that person's likelihood of committing future criminal behavior. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Violate: includes failure to comply with. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Year: means calendar year. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010