KY HB378 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on March 26 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-26 - signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 144)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Amend KRS 156.160 to establish educational coursework completion alternatives for students who are homeless children or youth; amend KRS 213.141 to establish that homeless individuals under the age of 25 shall not have to pay a fee to get a copy of their birth certificate; amend KRS 214.185 to establish that a qualified mental health professional may provide outpatient mental health counseling to any child age 16 or older upon request of such child without the consent of a parent, parents, or guardian of such child.

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AN ACT relating to youth homelessness.


Roll Calls

2019-03-14 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 363 (Y: 91 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 9) [PASS]
2019-03-14 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading W/scs 1 RSN# 1004 (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-06 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 246 (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-03-26Housesigned by Governor (KY Acts ch. 144)
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 91-0
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)
2019-03-14Senateposted for passage 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 Education (S)
2019-03-07Senatereceived in Senate
2019-03-06House3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-05Houseposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 6, 2019
2019-03-05Housereported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1) as a consent bill
2019-03-04Housereturned to Education (H)
2019-03-04House2nd reading
2019-03-04Housetaken from Education (H)
2019-03-01Houseposted in committee
2019-02-25Housereturned to Education (H)
2019-02-25House1st reading
2019-02-25Housetaken from Education (H)
2019-02-15Houseto Education (H)
2019-02-14Houseintroduced in House


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