Another band of snow will move into the region tonight. That plus temperatures into the lower 20s will create slick spots across the mountains. Additional accumulation of up to a half inch is possible in the valleys, while up to an additional inch is possible on the ridges. While significant snow is not expected, we have issued a Severe Weather Alert Day to keep you informed on possible negative impacts to travel through Tuesday afternoon.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Defendants who are given home incarceration prior to trial would be given credit for the time served as part of their sentences under a bill approved by the Senate.
On Wednesday, the Senate voted 32-2 to pass the proposal by Sen. Robin Webb, a Grayson Democrat.
The only senators who voted against it were Republicans Damon Thayer of Georgetown and John Schickel of Union.
The original version of the bill would have made the measure apply retroactively to defendants granted pretrial home incarceration on or after July 15, 1996, but that provision was deleted before the Senate voted on the bill.
The legislation is Senate Bill 170.
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