HB 265/FN/LM/CI (BR 82) - L. Clark, B. Yonts, P. Bather, J. Crenshaw, C. Geveden, J. Haydon, D. Horlander, J. Jenkins, R. Wilkey
AN ACT relating to nuclear transplantation.
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 438 to prohibit cloning for the purpose of producing a child; require persons and organizations engaging in cloning activities to register with the Cabinet for Health Services; create a new section of KRS Chapter 164 to require public institutions of postsecondary education to protect state intellectual property interests in human nuclear transplantation research.
HB 265 - AMENDMENTS
HCS/FN/LM/CI - Retain original provisions except delete Section 4 relating to intellectual property rights arising out of research at state universities.
HFA (1, J. Fischer) - Amend to delete whereas clauses, to prohibit all human cloning or nuclear transplantation, to delete Section 3 of the bill regarding registration of researchers engaged in nuclear transplantation, and to delete Section 4 of the bill relating to intellectual property rights in research.
HFA (2, J. Fischer) - Amend to delete whereas clauses, to prohibit all human cloning or nuclear transplantation, and to delete Section 3 of the bill regarding registration of researchers engaged in nuclear transplantation.
HFA (3, T. Burch) - Define "human cloning with the intent to create a legislator"; provide that no person or entity shall conduct or attempt to conduct human cloning with the intent to create a legislator, nor transport or cause the transportation of the product of nuclear transplantation into or out of Kentucky for the purpose of human cloning with the intent to create a legislator; classify a the crime as a Class C felony.
Feb 4-introduced in House
Feb 5-to Judiciary (H)
Feb 10-posted in committee
Feb 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 13-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1) filed to bill
Feb 14-floor amendment (3) filed to Committee Substitute
Feb 18-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 19, 2003
Feb 20-3rd reading; floor amendment (2) rejected ; passed 59-40 with Committee Substitute
Feb 21-received in Senate
Feb 26-to Judiciary (S)