KY SB128 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 1 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-14 - reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules as consent bill
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS 194A.700 to 194A.729 to prohibit certification or certification renewal of an assisted-living community if it is owned, managed, or operated by any person convicted of certain crimes or listed on an abuse list; exempt owner of an assisted-living facility certified as of July 1, 2019; amend KRS 194A.700 to amend definitions; amend KRS 194A.707 (Effective July 1, 2019) to make changes to the appeals and renewal processes; amend KRS 194A.717 to prohibit on-site staff person from being shared with another level of care; amend KRS 194A.723 to permit the cabinet to initiate injunctive relief in Circuit Court.

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AN ACT relating to assisted-living communities.


Roll Calls

2019-03-01 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading W/scs 1, sfa 1 RSN# 895 (Y: 36 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-03-14Housereported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules as consent bill
2019-03-13Housereturned to Health and Family Services (H)
2019-03-13House1st reading
2019-03-13Housetaken from Health and Family Services (H)
2019-03-05Houseposted in committee
2019-03-04Houseto Health and Family Services (H)
2019-03-01Housereceived in House
2019-03-01Senate3rd reading, passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute (1) and floor amendment (1)
2019-03-01Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 1, 2019
2019-02-28Senatefloor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
2019-02-28Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2019-02-27Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-02-07Senateto Health & Welfare (S)
2019-02-05Senateintroduced in Senate


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