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Prosecutors Advisory Council

Authority: KRS 15.705(2
Status: Active
Term: Pleasure of the Governor
Description: The nine-member Prosecutors Advisory Council is appointed by the Governor and includes the Attorney General (chairperson), three Commonwealth's Attorneys, three County Attorneys and two citizen members. The Prosecutors Advisory Council administers the unified prosecutorial system.
Composition: 9 members appointed by the Governor who shall be residents of KY shall include the Attorney General, who shall serve as Chair and as an ex officio member; 3 Commonwealth's attorneys - 1 from counties containing a1st or 2nd class city or an urban county government, 1 from counties containing a 3rd class city, 1 from other counties, each of whom shall be appointed from a list of 3 names for each position submitted by the Commonwealth's Attorneys Association; and 3 county attorneys - 1 from counties containing a 1st or 2nd class city or an urban county government, 1 from counties containing a city of 3rd class, 1 from other counties, each of whom shall be appointed from list of 3 names for each position submitted by the County Attorney's Association and 2 non-attorney citizen members.
Compensation: $25.00 per day and expenses
Meeting Schedule: The Attorney General shall be the chairman of the council. Five (5) members shall constitute a quorum for the conduct of business. The council shall promulgate annually a schedule of meetings. Special meetings may be called by the chairman or five (5) members of the council. A minimum of ten (10) days' notice must be given prior to the call of a special meeting. Such a notice may be waived by a majority of the council
Number of Members: 9
Needs Senate Confirmation: No
Address:
          Office of the Attorney General 1024 Capital Center Drive
          Frankfort, KY
County: Franklin
Website: https://ag.ky.gov/pac
Phone: (502) 696-5500
Fax: (502) 696-5532

Members

NameAppointedTerm ExpiresPositionCounty
Beshear, Andy1/4/2016Ex-OfficioJefferson
Cohron, Christopher T.3/24/2016Member; Representing AttorneysWarren
Dail, Aaron B.3/24/2016Member; Representing non-attorney citizensCalloway
Hatfield, Martin L.3/24/2016Member; Representing County Attorneys from counties containing a city with a population equal to or greater than 8,000 but less than 20,000Pulaski
Neace, Robert D.5/11/2016Member; Representing County Attorneys from counties containing cities with a population of 20,000 or moreBoone
Sanders, Robert E.3/24/2016Member; Representing Attorneys from counties containing a city with a population equal to or greater than 8,000 but less than 20,000Kenton
Smith, Grayson K.3/24/2016Member; Representing non-attorney citizensMagoffin
Steele, Jackie L.3/24/2016Member; Representing Attorneys from other countiesLaurel
Arterburn, Hallye McCall2/11/2019Member, representing County Attorneys from other countiesAllen

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