04RS HB542


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HB 542 (BR 1836) - S. Westrom

     AN ACT relating to human services.
     Amend KRS 194A.070 and KRS 194B.070 to specify that any agencies that contract with the cabinet to provide family services, mental health services, or substance abuse services and which are accredited by a nationally recognized accrediting organization shall not be subject to additional licensing and certification requirements by the cabinet; specify accrediting organizations; permit cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations to specify requirements not covered by accreditation, require proof of compliance with fire, health, and safety standards; permit cabinet to perform inspections and monitoring of contracted services.

     Feb 18-introduced in House
     Feb 19-to Health and Welfare (H)
     Feb 27-posted in committee

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