02RS SB113


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SB 113 (BR 969) - D. Boswell

     AN ACT relating to death certificates.
     Amend KRS 213.076 to require diabetes to be listed in the appropriate location on a death certificate if diabetes was an underlying cause of death or a contributing condition.


     SCS - Provide that person completing death certificate answer "yes" or "no" as to whether deceased had diabetes and whether diabetes was a contributing or underlying cause of death; require Cabinet for Health Services to include questions about diabetes on the death certificate form; and require the state registrar to call attention to any defects in answering the questions to allow the person to correct the defects.

     Jan 17-introduced in Senate
     Jan 22-to Health and Welfare (S)
     Feb 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 21-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 28-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 5, 2002
     Mar 5-3rd reading, passed 35-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 6-received in House
     Mar 7-to Health and Welfare (H)
     Mar 11-posted in committee
     Mar 14-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 15-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 20-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 21, 2002
     Mar 21-3rd reading, passed 97-0
     Mar 22-received in Senate; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
     Mar 25-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor
     Mar 28-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 100)

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