KY HB11 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on April 9 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-09 - signed by Governor (KY Acts Ch. 198)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 438 to define terms; prohibit use of tobacco products by students, school personnel, and visitors in schools, school vehicles, properties, and activities; require policies to be in place by the 2020-2021 school year; require that smoke-free policies and signage be adopted; provide that existing bans are not impacted; repeal KRS 438.050.

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AN ACT relating to student health.


Roll Calls

2019-03-28 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 1121 (Y: 28 N: 10 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-12 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 282 (Y: 85 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2019-03-12 - House - House: Adopt HFA 4 RCS# 281 (Y: 22 N: 62 NV: 0 Abs: 16) [FAIL]


2019-04-09Housesigned by Governor (KY Acts Ch. 198)
2019-03-28Housedelivered to Governor
2019-03-28Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2019-03-28Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2019-03-28Housereceived in House
2019-03-28Senate3rd reading, passed 28-10
2019-03-28Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 28, 2019
2019-03-14Senatereported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules
2019-03-13Senatereturned to Health & Welfare (S)
2019-03-13Senate1st reading
2019-03-13Senatetaken from Health & Welfare (S)
2019-03-13Senateto Health & Welfare (S)
2019-03-13Senatereceived in Senate
2019-03-12Housepassed 85-11 with floor amendments (2) and (5)
2019-03-12Housefloor amendment (4) defeated
2019-03-12House3rd reading
2019-03-12Housefloor amendment (8) filed
2019-03-06Housefloor amendments (6) and (7-title) filed
2019-03-04Housefloor amendment (5) filed
2019-02-22Housefloor amendment (4) filed
2019-02-21Housefloor amendment (3) filed
2019-02-15Housefloor amendment (2) filed
2019-02-13Housefloor amendment (1) filed
2019-02-11Housetaken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day
2019-02-08Houseposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, February 11, 2019
2019-02-08House2nd reading, to Rules
2019-02-07Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
2019-02-05Houseposted in committee
2019-01-10Houseto Health and Family Services (H)
2019-01-08Houseintroduced in House
2018-12-14HousePrefiled by the sponsor(s).


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Bill Comments