KY HB342 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on March 26 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-26 - signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 106)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 218A to require that all prescriptions for controlled substances be submitted electronically except for certain conditions; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to promultate administrative regulations; EFFECTIVE January 1, 2021.

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AN ACT relating to electronic prescribing of controlled substances.


Roll Calls

2019-03-14 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 358 (Y: 93 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2019-03-14 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 1003 (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-04 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 217 (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-03-26Housesigned by Governor (KY Acts ch. 106)
2019-03-14Housedelivered to Governor
2019-03-14Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2019-03-14Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2019-03-14Housepassed 93-0
2019-03-14HouseHouse concurred in Senate Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-14Houseposted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-14Houseto Rules (H)
2019-03-14Housereceived in House
2019-03-14Senate3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-14Senatepassed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 14, 2019
2019-03-13Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2019-03-12Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-07Senateto Health & Welfare (S)
2019-03-05Senatereceived in Senate
2019-03-04House3rd reading, passed 98-0 with floor amendment (1)
2019-03-01Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 4, 2019
2019-03-01House2nd reading, to Rules
2019-02-28Housefloor amendment (1) filed
2019-02-28Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2019-02-26Houseposted in committee
2019-02-14Houseto Health and Family Services (H)
2019-02-13Houseintroduced in House


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