SB 166 (BR 1416) - L. Casebier, D. Williams
AN ACT relating to the consequences of death.
Amend KRS 213.991 to establish a fine of one hundred dollars ($100) a day for a physician, chiropractor, dentist, or other authorized person who fails to sign the death certificate within five (5) days after receiving the death certificate; and amend KRS 316.125 to require a funeral establishment license to sell caskets.
SB 166 - AMENDMENTS
SCS - Delete Section 1 of the bill and retain Section 2 which requires a funeral establishment license to sell caskets.
SFA (1, L. Casebier) - Amend to make provisions for persons not operating licensed funeral establishments to obtain a special funeral establishment license to sell caskets or outer burial containers; make provisions for the board to make periodic inspections to assure compliance; define "outer burial containers" and "funeral goods".
SFA (2/Title, L. Casebier) - Make title amendment.
SFA (3, L. Casebier) - Delete requirement that sellers of caskets be licensed, require that sellers of funeral goods disclose a general price list of funeral good to customers, authorize the Kentucky Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors to require disclosure of information by funeral goods sellers, provide for periodic inspection of funeral goods sellers, authorize an action for injunctive relief for failure to disclose prices of funeral goods to consumers.
SFA (4/Title, L. Casebier) - Make title amendment.
Feb 15-introduced in Senate
Feb 19-to State and Local Government (S)
Feb 22-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 23-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 28-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 2, 2001; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2-title) filed
Mar 1-floor amendment (3) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (4-title) filed
Mar 2-3rd reading; floor amendments (1) and (2-title) withdrawn ; passed 32-3 with Committee Substitute, floor amendments (3) and (4-title)
Mar 5-received in House
Mar 6-to Health and Welfare (H)