KY HB234 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-13 - 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 216B to establish definitions and require hospitals that provide inpatient or residential care to offer patients a plant-based food option for every meal or snack, at the request of a patient or patient's lawful representative, at no additional cost to the patient.

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Title

AN ACT relating to plant-based food options in hospitals.

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-01-13Houseto Health and Family Services (H)
2020-01-09Houseintroduced in House

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