Gov. Matt Bevin Ceremonially Signs Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Kit Bill

Backlog of sexual assault kitsFRANKFORT, Ky. (8/25/16) — Gov. Matt Bevin, joined by Sen. Denise Harper Angel, Sen. Whitney Westerfield, Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rick Sanders and Kentucky State Auditor Mike Harmon, yesterday ceremonially signed Senate Bill 63, requiring all sexual assault examination kits which have not been subjected to testing, be submitted to the Kentucky State Police forensic laboratory by Jan. 1, 2017.