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KYSB237PassAmend KRS 213.161 and 72.405 to allow for the collection of tissue samples from post-mortem examinations of children for research purposes.
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2020-04-24
signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 126)
KYSR131PassRecognize September 13, 2020, as World Sepsis Day and September as Sepsis Awareness Month.
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2020-04-15
adopted by voice vote
KYSR274PassDeclare March 13, 2020, to be Social Determinants of Addiction Recovery Day.
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2020-04-15
adopted by voice vote
KYHR135PassEncourage the Legislative Research Commission to establish the Kentucky Emergency Preparedness Task Force; establish membership and duties of the task force; require findings to be submitted by Dec. 1, 2020.
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2020-04-15
adopted by voice vote
KYSB60PassAmend KRS 214.155 to add spinal muscular atrophy to the list of heritable conditions tested at birth.
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2020-03-27
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 55)
KYSB82PassCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 210 to establish the Kentucky Eating Disorder Council in the Cabinet for Health and Family Services; set forth membership and duties; require a report annually beginning December 1, 2020; sunset the council on Dece...
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2020-03-27
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 56)
KYHR77PassDeclare October 9, 2020, to be PANDAS and PANS Awareness Day.
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2020-03-19
adopted by voice vote
KYHR127PassRecognize April 21st as Autism After 21 Day in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2020-03-19
adopted by voice vote
KYHB435IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 311 to permit a physician to provide long-term antibiotic therapy for a therapeutic purpose for a patient diagnosed with Lyme disease and not be subject to punishment by the State Board of Medical Licensure; requir...
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHCR78EngrossCreate the Kentucky Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated with Streptococcal Infections (PANDAS) and Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS) Task Force to provide recommendations to the Cabinet for Health and Family...
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2020-03-17
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYSR161PassDeclare March 12, 2020, Kidney Disease Awareness Day in Kentucky.
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2020-03-12
adopted by voice vote
KYHB452IntroAmend KRS 132.195 to include specific privately owned leasehold interests in residential property owned by a purely public charity in the list of leasehold interests exempt from state and local property taxation at the prevailing rate; amend KRS 132....
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2020-03-12
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB5IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 214 to enact and enter into the Solemn Covenant of the States to Award Prizes for Curing Diseases Interstate Compact with all other jurisdictions that legally join in the compact; declare the purpose of the compact...
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2020-03-11
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYSR41PassDeclare March 10, 2020 to be Alzheimer's Awareness and Advocacy Day.
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2020-03-10
adopted by voice vote
KYHCR5PassUrge federal policymakers to expedite research regarding the safety and efficacy of the use of marijuana for medical purposes.
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2020-03-09
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 6)
KYSR216PassHonor the Kentucky Colon Cancer Screening Program and recognize March 6, 2020, as Dress in Blue Day.
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2020-03-06
adopted by voice vote
KYHR120PassHonor the Kentucky Colon Cancer Screening Program and recognize March 6, 2020, as Dress in Blue Day.
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2020-03-06
adopted by voice vote
KYSJR246IntroDirect the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to assess Kentucky’s preparedness to address the corona virus and report to the General Assembly.
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2020-03-06
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB136EngrossCreate various new sections of KRS Chapter 218A to define terms; to exempt the medicinal marijuana program from existing provisions in Kentucky law to the contrary; to require the Department for Alcoholic Beverage and Cannabis Control to implement an...
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2020-03-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSJR210IntroDeclare May 17th as Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) Awareness Day in Kentucky.
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2020-03-02
To Senate State & Local Government Committee
KYHR38PassDeclare February 27, 2020, to be Kentucky Rare Disease Day.
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2020-02-27
adopted by voice vote
KYSR44PassDeclare February 27, 2020, to be Kentucky Rare Disease Day.
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2020-02-27
adopted by voice vote
KYSB23IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 315 to define terms; establish the insulin assistance program; establish the process by which individuals may qualify for the program; establish the process by which pharmacies may voluntarily participate in the pro...
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2020-02-26
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
KYHR46PassRecognize November as Epilepsy Awareness Month.
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2020-02-25
adopted by voice vote
KYSR150PassDeclare the week of February 24, 2020, to March 1, 2020, as National Eating Disorders Awareness Week in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2020-02-25
adopted by voice vote
KYHR84PassDeclare the week of February 24, 2020, to March 1, 2020, as National Eating Disorders Awareness Week in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2020-02-25
adopted by voice vote
KYHR92IntroDeclare March 12, 2020, Kidney Disease Awareness Day in Kentucky.
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2020-02-21
To House Floor Committee
KYHR86PassRecognize February 20, 2020, as Childhood Cancer Awareness Day in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2020-02-20
adopted by voice vote
KYSB141IntroAmend KRS 214.450 to define "hemochromatosis"; amend KRS 214.454 to establish that a person who is diagnosed with hemochromatosis shall be considered a qualified blood donor.
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2020-02-18
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYSR9PassProclaim September 2020 as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month in Kentucky.
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2020-02-13
adopted by voice vote
KYHR12PassDeclare May 2020 to be Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Awareness Month.
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2020-02-10
adopted by voice vote
KYSB107IntroCreate various new sections of KRS Chapter 218A to define terms; to exempt the medicinal marijuana program from existing provisions in Kentucky law to the contrary; to require the Department for Alcoholic Beverage and Cannabis Control to implement an...
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2020-01-29
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYSR10PassDeclare October 5, 2020, to be Ostomy Awareness Day.
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2020-01-24
adopted by voice vote
KYHR14PassProclaim April 26, 2020, to be Diabetic Ketoacidosis Awareness Day.
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2020-01-23
adopted by voice vote
KYHR51IntroDesignate February 20, 2020, as Sarcoidosis Awareness Day.
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2020-01-23
To House Floor Committee
KYSR76PassRecognize Childhood Cancer Awareness Day on January 23, 2020.
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2020-01-23
adopted by voice vote
KYHB249IntroCreate various new sections of KRS Chapter 315 to define terms; to require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to annually compile lists of certain prescription drugs deemed to be essential to treating diabetes; to require drug manufacturers t...
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2020-01-21
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHR36IntroRecognize November as Epilepsy Awareness Month.
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2020-01-14
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYSB54IntroCreate a new section of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to establish that any health benefit plan issued or renewed in the Commonwealth that provides coverage for hospital, medical, or surgical expenses, shall include coverage for standard fertility ...
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2020-01-08
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
KYSB61IntroCreate a new section of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to require health benefit plan coverage of long-term antibiotic therapy for covered persons with Lyme disease under certain circumstances; EFFECTIVE January 1, 2021.
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2020-01-08
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
KYSB69IntroAmend KRS 304.17A-148 to cap the cost-sharing requirements for prescription insulin at $100 per 30-day supply; amend KRS 18A.225 to require the state employee health plan to comply; EFFECTIVE January 1, 2021.
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2020-01-08
To Senate Banking and Insurance Committee
KYSB36IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 216 to require direct care staff and managers to receive training in dementia care.
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2020-01-08
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYSB67IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapters 6 to define health disparity impact, assessment, and review; require a health disparity impact review be completed for any bill, amendment, or committee substitute where need is indicated; require the review to be ...
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2020-01-08
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYSB52IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 214 to enact and enter into the Solemn Covenant of the States to Award Prizes for Curing Diseases Interstate Compact with all other jurisdictions that legally join in the compact; declare the purpose of the compact...
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2020-01-08
To Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee
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