03RS HB328


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HB 328/FN (BR 1272) - S. Westrom, R. Palumbo, P. Bather

     AN ACT relating to licensing of primary care centers.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 216B to authorize licensed primary care centers to contract with boards of education to provide school-based health care programs; specify requirements for the programs.


     HCS/FN - Retain original provisions, except delete the requirement that a satellite school-based health care program provided by a primary care center be staffed full-time by a physician, physician assistant, or advanced registered nurse practitioner; and place a moratorium on the establishment of additional satellite school-based health care programs by primary care centers until August 1, 2004.

     HFA (1, S. Westrom) - Retain original provisions, except require a primary care center that enters into an agreement with a board of education to provide a school-based health care program to be a not-for-profit center that participates in the KenPAC program.

     Feb 4-introduced in House
     Feb 5-to Health and Welfare (H)
     Feb 10-posted in committee
     Feb 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 21-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 24-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 26-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 27, 2003
     Feb 27-3rd reading, passed 85-3 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
     Feb 28-received in Senate; to Health and Welfare (S)
     Mar 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 5-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 10-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 11, 2003
     Mar 11-3rd reading, passed 38-0; received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 18-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 127)

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