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HB 122 (BR 78) - C. Rollins II, J. Greer, Ji. Lee, R. Meeks, S. Riggs, J. Wayne

     AN ACT relating to local ordinances concerning residential care facilities.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 65 to prevent local governments from imposing additional licensing or other requirements on private agencies that receive public funding or government agencies, which provide group home services for the disabled.


     HCS - Retain original provisions; authorize local governments to require notification of existence, location, and administrative contacts of residential care facilities; authorize local governments to regulate such facilities through ordinances of general application; provide examples of such.
     SCS/LM - Preserve Sections 2 and 4; create a new Section 1 with expanded definitions for "local government" and "cabinet"; create new Section 3 allowing local governments to request information on facilities within their jurisdictions; limit information to be provided; require additional updates yearly and in certain conditions; mandate information provided for only certain agencies; exempt released information from Open Records Act; clarify that this exemption applies only to the local government.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 3-introduced in House; to Local Government (H)
     Jan 6-posted in committee
     Feb 8-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 9-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 10, 2012
     Feb 10-3rd reading, passed 56-35 with Committee Substitute ; received in Senate
     Feb 14-to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
     Mar 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 21-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 26-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 26, 2012; 3rd reading, passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 27-received in House; to Rules (H)
     Mar 28-posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute
     Mar 29-House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute ; passed 89-0; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Mar 30-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Apr 11-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 55)

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