KY HB2 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 17-1)
Status: Passed on March 25 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-25 - signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 073)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 620 to establish a custodial, permanancy, and service option assistance program for relative and fictive kin caegivers; amend KRS 405.023 to establish that the KinCare Support Program shall include respite care for low-income fictive kin caregivers; amend KRS 605.120 to delete requirement related to theKinship Care Program; amend KRS 610.010 to conform.

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AN ACT relating to relative and fictive kin caregivers.


Roll Calls

2019-03-14 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 1015 (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-26 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 139 (Y: 97 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-02-26 - House - House: Suspend the Rules RCS# 138 (Y: 93 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2019-03-25Housesigned by Governor (KY Acts ch. 073)
2019-03-14Housedelivered to Governor
2019-03-14Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2019-03-14Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2019-03-14Housereceived in House
2019-03-14Senate3rd reading, passed 37-0
2019-03-13Senatepassed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
2019-03-12Senatepassed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
2019-03-07Senatepassed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
2019-03-07Senateposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 7, 2019
2019-03-06Senatereported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules as a consent bill
2019-03-05Senatereturned to Health & Welfare (S)
2019-03-05Senate1st reading
2019-03-05Senatetaken from Health & Welfare (S)
2019-03-01Senateto Health & Welfare (S)
2019-02-27Senatereceived in Senate
2019-02-26House3rd reading, passed 97-0 with floor amendment (1)
2019-02-26Housefloor amendment (1) filed
2019-02-22Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, February 25, 2019
2019-02-22House2nd reading, to Rules
2019-02-21Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2019-02-19Houseposted in committee
2019-02-14Houseto Health and Family Services (H)
2019-02-13Houseintroduced in House


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