SB 60 (BR 66) - A. Kerr
AN ACT relating to the Emergency Medical Services for Children Program, including its funding through the issuance of commemorative vital records certificates.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 213 to provide, at a fee of $35, for the issuance of a commemorative copy of a certificate of birth or certificate of marriage, with the fees collected to be deposited in a trust and agency account for the Emergency Medical Services for Children Program; and amend KRS 311A.045 to permit the Emergency Medical Services for Children Program to provide assistance with the purchase of equipment for the provision of medical services for children only, and to distribute funds based upon a matching grant system, not to exceed a grant of $2,000 to an individual grantee.
SB 60 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Retain original provisions, except provide that the Cabinet for Health Services may collect applications for 250 commemorative certificates before undertaking the costs associated with design and printing of the certificates; create new sections of KRS Chapter 194A to define "bioterrorism", "commissioner", "department", "disaster location", and "emergency responder", and to implement a vaccination program for emergency responders who may be exposed to infectious diseases when deployed to a disaster location; amend KRS 200.664 and KRS 200.658, relating to the Kentucky Early Intervention System, to develop outcome measures and require assessment and evaluation, and require parental agreement to accept responsibility for learning skills and participating in the child's plan; amend KRS 311A.195 to provide that any emergency medical technician and any paramedic shall be authorized to administer epinephrine in accordance with protocols established by the medical director of the ambulance service; EMERGENCY.
HCA (1/Title, T. Burch) - Make title amendment.
HFA (1, B. Crall) - Retain original provisions and delete the specification that a medical protocol shall not be construed to restrict emergency medical technicians or paramedics from administering epinephrine.
HFA (2/P, T. Burch) - Attach the provisions of HB 77/GA to SB 60/HCS.
HFA (3/Title, T. Burch) - Make title amendment.
HFA (4, R. Meeks) - Create a new section of KRS Chapter 315 to encourage the Board of Pharmacy to make recommendations to the Legislative Research Commission and the Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare for methods to reduce the incidence of delivery of adulterated, misbranded, deteriorated, outdated, or otherwise recalled prescription drugs to consumers.
HFA (5/P, M. Denham) - Attach HB 193/GA to SB 60/HCS.
HFA (6/Title, M. Denham) - Amend title to read "AN ACT relating to children and declaring an emergency."
Jan 10-introduced in Senate; to Health and Welfare (S)
Feb 18-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 19-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 20-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, February 21, 2003
Feb 21-3rd reading, passed 37-0; received in House
Feb 24-to Health and Welfare (H)
Feb 25-posted in committee
Mar 3-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
Mar 4-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 5-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 6, 2003; floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (3-title) filed
Mar 6-floor amendment (4) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 10-floor amendment (5) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (6-title) filed ; 3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title), floor amendment (1); received in Senate
Mar 11-posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title), floor amendment (1) as a Consent bill; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title), floor amendment (1) ; passed 38-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Mar 18-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 69)