01RS HB112


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HB 112 (BR 407) - S. Nunn

     AN ACT relating to the Telehealth Board.
     Amend KRS 11.550 to permit the Board of Telehealth to expand the telehealth network to include any site operating as a telemedicine or telehealth site as of the effective date of the Act if the site demonstrates its capability to follow the board's protocols and standards.


     HCS - Retain original provisions; amend KRS 342.315 to permit the commissioner of the Department for Workers' Claims to require the use of telemedicine or telehealth practices in the independent medical evaluation process, if feasible and appropriate.

     Jan 5-introduced in House
     Feb 6-to Health and Welfare (H)
     Feb 8-posted in committee
     Feb 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 14-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 16-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, February 19, 2001
     Feb 20-3rd reading, passed 100-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 21-received in Senate
     Feb 26-to Health and Welfare (S)
     Mar 1-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 2-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 5, 2001
     Mar 5-3rd reading, passed 38-0
     Mar 6-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer, delivered to Governor
     Mar 15-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 57)

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