HB 257/FN (BR 1221) - T. Burch, T. Riner
AN ACT relating to a residential option for substance abusers.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 222 to permit the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, subject to available funding, to contract with an agency to operate a therapeutic home as a residential option for substance abuse treatment for adults; require access to services related to treatment, job training, and life skills; permit homes to operate as business training schools; permit the cabinet to promulgate regulations establishing requirements for the operation of the home and business training schools; permit admission to be an alternative to incarceration as appropriate.
Jan 14-introduced in House
Jan 19-to Health & Welfare (H)
Jan 25-posted in committee
Feb 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 12-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Feb 17-3rd reading, passed 98-0
Feb 18-received in Senate
Feb 22-to Judiciary (S)