03RS HB529


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HB 529 (BR 1495) - T. Burch, T. Riner

     AN ACT relating to vaccinations and declaring an emergency.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 194A to define "bioterrorism", "commissioner", "department", "disaster location", and "emergency responder"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 194A to implement a vaccination program for emergency responders who may be exposed to infectious diseases when deployed to a disaster location; emergency.


     HCS - Retain original provisions; clarify that priority in cases of vaccine shortages shall follow CDC and federal recommendations.

     Feb 18-introduced in House
     Feb 19-to Health and Welfare (H)
     Feb 25-posted in committee
     Feb 27-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 28-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 3, 2003; recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (H)

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