HB 19 (BR 223) - J. Callahan, B. Yonts
AN ACT relating to death certificates.
Amend KRS 213.076 to provide that, if a cause of death is unknown or under investigation, the death certificate may be filed with an "unknown" or "pending investigation" notation on the cause of death; provide that results of pending tests or investigation shall be filed at a later time with the Department for Public Health with a supplemental report.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s))
Jan 7-introduced in House; to Health and Welfare (H)
Feb 7-posted in committee
Feb 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 14-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 19-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 20, 2003
Feb 21-3rd reading, passed 94-0
Feb 24-received in Senate
Feb 27-to Judiciary (S)