98RS HB479


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HB 479/FN (BR 373) - J. Vincent, M. Treesh

     AN ACT relating to residential care facilities.
     Amend KRS 100.982 relating to residential care facilities to specify that the definition for a "person with a disability" does not include any person who has been convicted as a violent offender or has been convicted of a sex crime as a felony, or a person who is guilty of indecent exposure; amend KRS 100.984 to require the sponsoring agency or facility owner of a residential care facility as defined in KRS 100.982 to notify property owners at least sixty (60) days prior to the establishment of the facility in the neighborhood; require a public hearing to be held by the agency or potential operator, if requested by an affected homeowner, to provide detailed information on the type of facility and its residents; specify that supervisors or directors shall be twenty-one years of age or older submit to a criminal record check, and not have been convicted of a felony.

     Feb 3-introduced in House
     Feb 4-to Health and Welfare (H)

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