Restoration of Voting Rights | Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

Restoration of Voting Rights

Senate Bill Number: 
223

SB 223 would amend the consitution of Kentucky to restore voting rights to nearly all people with felonies in their past immediately after the completion of their imprisonment, probation, or parole. If this bill passes the amendment would have to be ratified by the voters in the November election.  This amendment would only exclude people convicted of treason, bribery, or election fraud.

Bill Sponsor(s): 
Sens. Neal, McGarvey, Harper Angel, Higdon, Hornback, and Thomas

This bill is in the Senate State and Local Government committee.

KFTC's Position: 
KFTC Supports