KY HB199 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 28-2)
Status: Introduced on January 7 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-09 - to Health and Family Services (H)
Pending: House Health and Family Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Create a new section of KRS Chapter 210 define conversion therapy, mental health professional, and public funds; to prohibit mental health professionals from engaging in conversion therapy with a person under eighteen (18) years of age or a person who is eighteen (18) years or older who is an adult as defined in KRS 209.020 or a ward as defined in KRS 387.510 in conversion therapy; require violations to be subject to board discipline; prohibit public funds from being used for conversion therapy; add the short title "Mental Health Protection Act"; EMERGENCY.

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Title

AN ACT relating to mental health protection and declaring an emergency.

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-01-09Houseto Health and Family Services (H)
2020-01-07Houseintroduced in House

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