HB 430/FN (BR 1688) - R. Henderson, T. Burch, J. Bell, T. Moore
AN ACT relating to alcohol and substance abuse treatment for pregnant and post-partum women.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 222 to express intent of the General Assembly; amend KRS 214.160 to permit the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to provide notification of a possible violation; amend KRS 222.037 to permit the cabinet to establish pilot projects for treatment; create new sections of KRS Chapter 222 to create the offense of alcohol or controlled substance endangerment of a child prior to birth; permit a court to order a toxicology test with probable cause; establish penalties and conditions for sentencing to treatment.
Feb 12-introduced in House
Feb 17-to Health & Welfare (H)
Mar 2-posted in committee