06RS HB589


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HB 589 (BR 381) - B. DeWeese

     AN ACT relating to health education.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to encourage public schools to include age-appropriate education on the risks associated with exposure to ultraviolet rays within the existing health curriculum; require the Kentucky Department of Education to provide instructional resources, including information from national standards and health organizations.

     Feb 15-introduced in House
     Feb 16-to Education (H)
     Feb 21-posting waived; posted in committee
     Feb 22-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 23-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 24, 2006
     Feb 27-3rd reading, passed 99-0
     Feb 28-received in Senate
     Mar 2-to Education (S)
     Mar 16-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 17-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 22-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 23, 2006
     Mar 23-3rd reading, passed 37-0
     Mar 24-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 4-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 148)

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