KY HB276 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 8-2)
Status: Engrossed on February 24 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-02-26 - to Health & Welfare (S)
Pending: Senate Health and Welfare Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Creates a new section of KRS Chapter 205 to require the Department for Medicaid Services to accept the employment of temporary COVID-19 personal care attendants as meeting necessary training for State Registered Nurse Aides; require the Department for Medicaid Services to apply for any Medicaid waivers or state plan amendments necessary; incorporate the provisions into the nurse aide training and competency evaluation program requirements; promulgate any necessary administration regulations; EMERGENCY.

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AN ACT relating to temporary nurse aides and declaring an emergency.


Roll Calls

2021-02-23 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 97 (Y: 96 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2021-02-26Senateto Health & Welfare (S)
2021-02-24Senateto Committee on Committees (S)
2021-02-24Senatereceived in Senate
2021-02-23House3rd reading, passed 96-0
2021-02-22Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 23, 2021
2021-02-22House2nd reading, to Rules
2021-02-11Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2021-02-09Houseposted in committee
2021-02-02Houseto Health & Family Services (H)
2021-01-13Houseto Committee on Committees (H)
2021-01-13Houseintroduced in House


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