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HB231

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HB 231/FN (BR 340) - Ji. Lee, T. Burch, L. Clark, B. DeWeese, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian, T. McKee, R. Meeks, H. Moberly Jr., D. Owens, R. Palumbo, D. Pasley, R. Rand, J. Richards, J. Wayne, S. Westrom, B. Yonts

     AN ACT relating to specialty residential treatment centers.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 216B to establish specialty residential treatment centers; define terms; require the centers to be licensed in accordance with KRS 216B.105 and to meet certificate of need requirements; provide for the requirements of the centers; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to promulgate administrative regulations to implement the establishment and licensing of the treatment centers; require an annual report to be provided to the Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare; amend KRS 216B.455 to delete the provisions that create psychiatric residential treatment facility districts.

HB 231 - AMENDMENTS


     HCS/FN - Delete original provisions; amend KRS 216B.450 to establish that current psychiatric residential treatment facilities shall now be known as Level I psychiatric residential treatment facilities; establish Level II licensed psychiatric residential treatment facilities; define terms; amend KRS 216B.455 to establish that current psychiatric residential treatment facilities shall now be known as Level I psychiatric residential treatment facilities; delete the provisions that create psychiatric residential treatment facility districts; establish that the cabinet shall investigate the need for specialty foster care and posttreatment services for persons discharged from Level I and Level II psychiatric residential treatment facilities and require a report to be submitted to the Governor and the Legislative Research Commission; create a new section of KRS 216B.450 to 216B.459 to establish for Level II psychiatric residential treatment facilities, the certificate of need requirements, facility requirements, staff requirements, and resident care requirements; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to promulgate administrative regulations relating to the operation of Level II psychiatric residential treatment facilities; require an annual report be provided to the Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare.

     HCA (1/Title, J. Lee) - Make title amendment.

     Jan 11-introduced in House
     Jan 13-to Health & Welfare (H)
     Jan 19-posted in committee
     Jan 28-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Feb 1-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 2, 2010
     Feb 3-3rd reading, passed 94-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Feb 4-received in Senate
     Feb 8-to Health & Welfare (S)
     Feb 10-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 11-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 17-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 18, 2010
     Feb 18-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
     Feb 19-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
     Feb 22-passed over and retained in the Orders of the Day
     Feb 23-3rd reading, passed 38-0
     Feb 24-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 4-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 7)

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