HB 477/FN (BR 1091) - H. Moberly Jr, Ji. Lee, S. Brinkman, T. Burch, L. Clark, J. Comer Jr, R. Crimm, B. DeWeese, J. Draud, D. Floyd, W. Hall, M. Harper, J. Higdon, J. Hoover, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian, C. Meade, R. Meeks, S. Nunn, D. Pasley, T. Pullin, B. Smith, A. Wuchner
AN ACT relating to a cardiovascular disease initiative.
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 211 to set forth legislative findings regarding cardiovascular disease in Kentucky and the need for a statewide initiative to reduce the impact of cardiovascular disease and increase knowledge-based business in Kentucky; specify goals of the initiative; specify board members and terms and permit reimbursement for travel expenses only; require the board to establish goals and business plans for one-, three-, five-, and ten-year time periods that address outreach, early identification, education, follow-up strategies for at-risk populations, improved access to information for patients and health care professionals, research on cardiovascular disease and treatment, commercialization of products, and patient privacy protections; require board to present plans to the General Assembly prior to expenditures or implementation and make business plans available to the public; create the KCDI Fund to receive moneys to support the initiative; specify that appropriation shall not lapse but be carried forward; appropriate $5,000,000 for fiscal year 2006-2007 and $5,000,000 for fiscal year 2007-2008; APPROPRIATION.
HB 477 - AMENDMENTS
HCA (1, H. Moberly Jr) - Delete the appropriations for Kentucky Cardiovascular Disease Initiative fund in fiscal year 2006-2007 and fiscal year 2007-2008.
HCA (2/Title, H. Moberly Jr) - Make title amendment.
Jan 31-introduced in House
Feb 1-to Appropriations and Revenue (H)
Mar 1-posted in committee
Mar 7-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with committee amendments (1) and (2-title)
Mar 8-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 9, 2006
Mar 10-3rd reading, passed 95-0 with committee amendments (1) and (2-title)
Mar 13-received in Senate
Mar 15-to Appropriations and Revenue (S)
Mar 21-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 22-2nd reading, to Rules; returned to Appropriations and Revenue (S)