Ky. Rev. Stat. § 533.050

Current through 2020 Ky. Acts ch. 128
Section 533.050 - Arrest of defendant on probation or conditional discharge - Notice and hearing - Exception under KRS 439.3108
(1) At any time before the discharge of the defendant or the termination of the sentence of probation or conditional discharge:
(a) The court may summon the defendant to appear before it or may issue a warrant for his arrest upon a finding of probable cause to believe that he has failed to comply with a condition of the sentence; or
(b) A probation officer, or peace officer acting at the direction of a probation officer, who sees the defendant violate the terms of his probation or conditional discharge may arrest the defendant without a warrant.
(2) Except as provided in KRS 439.3108, the court may not revoke or modify the conditions of a sentence of probation or conditional discharge except after a hearing with defendant represented by counsel and following a written notice of the grounds for revocation or modification.

KRS 533.050

Effective:June 8, 2011
Amended 2011, Ky. Acts ch. 2, sec. 85, effectiveJune 8, 2011. -- Created 1974 Ky. Acts ch. 406, sec. 289, effective January 1, 1975.