(1) The cabinet shall, upon request, furnish any person a certified abstract of the operating record of any person subject to the provisions of KRS 187.290 to
187.620. The abstract shall designate the motor vehicles, if any, registered in the name of the person. If there is not a record of the person being convicted of violating any law relating to the operation of a motor vehicle, or of any injury or damage caused by the person, the department shall so certify on the abstract.

Terms Used In Kentucky Statutes 187.310

  • Action: includes all proceedings in any court of this state. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Attorney: means attorney-at-law. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Cabinet: means the Transportation Cabinet. See Kentucky Statutes 187.290
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • License: means any operator's license, temporary instruction permit, or temporary license issued under the laws of this state pertaining to the licensing of operators. See Kentucky Statutes 187.290
  • Motor vehicle: means every self-propelled vehicle which is designed for use upon a highway, including trailers designed for use with such vehicles (except traction engines, road rollers, farm tractors, tractor cranes, power shovels, mopeds, and well drillers) and every vehicle which is propelled by electric power obtained from overhead wires but not operated upon rails. See Kentucky Statutes 187.290
  • Operator: means every person who is in actual physical control of a motor vehicle. See Kentucky Statutes 187.290
  • State: means any state, territory or possession of the United States, the District of
    Columbia, or any province of the Dominion of Canada. See Kentucky Statutes 187.290

(2) The certified abstract shall not include information concerning any violation of the law, injury, or damage that occurred earlier than three (3) years prior to the request. The abstracts shall not be admissible as evidence in any action for damages or criminal proceedings arising out of a motor vehicle accident. The certified abstract shall not include accident reports filed with the Department of Kentucky State Police under KRS 189.635, and shall not include suspension orders of a student who has had his or her operator‘s license, permit, or privilege to operate a motor vehicle revoked or denied for being academically deficient pursuant to KRS
159.051 if the suspension has been lifted by the reinstatement of academic eligibility pursuant to KRS 159.051. The cabinet shall not furnish to any person the accident report of a driver other than himself or herself. This section shall in no way preclude the right of any court of law, law enforcement officer, or attorney representing the individual affected from securing full and complete information concerning the record of that individual.
(3) Insurance companies issuing motor vehicle policies in the Commonwealth shall be prohibited from raising a policyholder’s rates solely because the policyholder has a dependent whose license has been revoked or denied for being academically deficient pursuant to KRS 159.051.
Effective: June 26, 2007
History: Amended 2007 Ky. Acts ch. 85, sec. 208, effective June 26, 2007. — Amended
1994 Ky. Acts ch. 34, sec. 1, effective July 15, 1994. — Amended 1980 Ky. Acts ch.
50, sec. 1, effective July 15, 1980. — Amended 1978 Ky. Acts ch. 83, sec. 1, effective
June 17, 1978. — Created 1946 Ky. Acts ch. 118, sec. 3, effective January 1, 1947.