KY HB46 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-3)
Status: Engrossed on March 5 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-19 - 2nd reading, to Rules
Pending: Senate Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 18A to allow full-time employees of the Commonwealth of Kentucky a paid leave of absence of 240 hours for donating a human organ and 40 hours for donating bone marrow and to set requirements for the paid leave of absence; amend KRS 141.010 to define "human organ" and "qualified organ donation expenses"; amend KRS 18A.025 and 18A.110 to conform; amend KRS 141.019 to allow a tax deduction in an amount equal to the qualified organ donation expenses incurred by a taxpayer up to $10,000 and require reporting by the Department of Revenue; amend KRS 131.190 to allow the Kentucky Department of Revenue to report organ donation tax deduction data to the Legislative Research Commission.

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AN ACT relating to the promotion of living donor human organ and bone marrow donation.


Roll Calls

2020-03-04 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 173 (Y: 94 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2020-03-19Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2020-03-18Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
2020-03-10Senateto Health & Welfare (S)
2020-03-05Senatereceived in Senate
2020-03-04House3rd reading, passed 94-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
2020-03-02Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 3, 2020
2020-02-27Housereported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1)
2020-02-26Houseposting waived
2020-02-26Housereassigned to State Government (H)
2020-01-22Houserecommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
2020-01-22Housetaken from the Regular Orders of the Day
2020-01-21Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, January 22, 2020
2020-01-17House2nd reading, to Rules
2020-01-16Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2020-01-13Houseposted in committee
2020-01-07Houseto State Government (H)
2020-01-07Houseintroduced in House
2019-09-09HousePrefiled by the sponsor(s).


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