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HB 72/FN (BR 216) - T. Burch, B. DeWeese, R. Adams, L. Belcher, J. Bell, S. Brinkman, D. Butler, M. Cherry, L. Combs, W. Coursey, J. Crenshaw, R. Crimm, T. Edmonds, C. Embry Jr., B. Farmer, T. Firkins, K. Flood, J. Glenn, J. Gooch Jr., D. Graham, K. Hall, R. Henderson, C. Hoffman, B. Housman, J. Jenkins, D. Keene, M. King, S. Lee, M. Marzian, T. McKee, R. Meeks, C. Miller, T. Mills, D. Owens, R. Palumbo, D. Pasley, T. Riner, S. Santoro, D. Sims, F. Steele, K. Stevens, J. Stewart III, W. Stone, T. Thompson, J. Tilley, D. Watkins, A. Wuchner, B. Yonts

     AN ACT relating to the Colon Cancer Screening Program, and making an appropriation therefor.
     Amend KRS 214.542 to permit the Department for Public Health to adopt a schedule of income-based fees to be charged for colon cancer screenings; require that the fee schedule be such that the screenings are available to the largest number of people; create a new section of KRS 214.540 to 214.544 to create the Kentucky Colon Cancer Screening Program fund and establish the parameters of the fund; require moneys in the fund to be used by the department to administer KRS 214.540 to 214.544; provide that moneys remaining in the fund at the end of the fiscal year will carry forward into the succeeding fiscal year interest earned on moneys in the fund will accrue to the account; provide that moneys are appropriated for purposes set forth in KRS 214.540 to 214.544; appropriate $1,000,000 in fiscal year 2010-2011 and $2,000,000 in fiscal year 2011-2012 to the department for deposit in the Kentucky Colon Cancer Screening Program fund.


     HCS/FN - Retain original provisions, except adjust amounts appropriated to $300,000 in FY 2010-2011 and $300,000 in FY 2011-2012.

     HFA (1/P, T. Moore) - Delete original provisions; attach provisions of HB 373.

     HFA (2/Title, T. Moore) - Make title amendment.

     SCS (1/FN) - Retain original provisions and enact provisions in memory of Richard "Butch" Stewart.

     SCS (2/FN) - Retain original provisions, except delete provisions to appropriate funds from the General Fund.

     SCA (1/Title, J. Denton) - Make title amendment.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Nov 4-To: Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare
     Jan 5-introduced in House; to Health & Welfare (H)
     Jan 11-posted in committee
     Jan 14-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Jan 15-2nd reading, to Rules; recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
     Mar 5-posted in committee; floor amendments (1) and (2-title) filed
     Mar 9-floor amendments (1) and (2-title) withdrawn
     Mar 12-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute
     Mar 15-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 16, 2010
     Mar 16-3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute ; received in Senate
     Mar 17-to Health & Welfare (S)
     Mar 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 25-2nd reading, to Rules
     Apr 1-recommitted to Health & Welfare (S); reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; placed in the Orders of the Day; 3rd reading; Committee Substitute (1) withdrawn; passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1) ; received in House; to Rules (H)
     Apr 14-taken from Rules Committee; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute (2), committee amendment (1-title) ; passed 99-0
     Apr 15-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 26-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 168)

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