KY SB136 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 19 2016 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2016-03-14 - posted in committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [PDF]


Amend KRS 218A.020. 218A.070, and 218A.090 to classify all hydrocodone products as Schedule II controlled substances; amend KRS 314.011 relating to advanced practice registered nurses and KRS 320.210 and 320.240 relating to optometrists to preserve their existing prescriptive authority relative to hydrocodone-based products; amend KRS 218A.1430 to increase penalties for possession of, and trafficking in, synthetic drugs.

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AN ACT relating to controlled substances.



2016-03-14Houseposted in committee
2016-02-22Houseto Judiciary (H)
2016-02-19Housereceived in House
2016-02-18Senate3rd reading, passed 35-1-1 with Committee Substitute (1)
2016-02-17Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 18, 2016
2016-02-12Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2016-02-11Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
2016-02-01Senateto Judiciary (S)
2016-01-28Senateintroduced in Senate

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