KY HB64 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Passed on March 13 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-13 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 14)
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [PDF]


Create new sections of KRS Chapter 217 to define terms; permit eligible veterans to use hyperbaric oxygen treatment for treatment of traumatic brain injury; establish the conditions for use of hyperbaric oxygen treatment; prohibit sanctions of health care providers; clarify the duties of health care insurers regarding hyperbaric oxygen treatment; prohibit certain actions by state officials; provide that the Act may be known as the Colonel Ron Ray Veterans Traumatic Brain Injury Treatment Act.

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AN ACT relating to traumatic brain injury treatment for veterans.


Roll Calls

2018-02-28 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 478 (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-29 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 62 (Y: 89 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 9) [PASS]


2018-03-13Housesigned by Governor (Acts, ch. 14)
2018-03-01Housedelivered to Governor
2018-03-01Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2018-03-01Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2018-03-01Housereceived in House
2018-02-28Senate3rd reading, passed 38-0
2018-02-28Senateposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 28, 2018
2018-02-22Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2018-02-21Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
2018-01-31Senateto Health & Welfare (S)
2018-01-30Senatereceived in Senate
2018-01-29House3rd reading, passed 89-0
2018-01-26Houseposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, January 29, 2018
2018-01-25House2nd reading, to Rules
2018-01-24Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
2018-01-11Houseposted in committee
2018-01-02Houseto Veterans, Military Affairs, and Public Protection (H)
2018-01-02Houseintroduced in House
2017-11-21HousePrefiled by the sponsor(s).

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