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HB 594 (BR 1924) - E. Ballard, T. Thompson, R. Damron, B. Yonts

     AN ACT relating to public health.
     Create a new section of KRS 211 to establish that a person with an "eligible medical condition" shall have access to an employee toilet facility in a public and semipublic building.


     HCS - Retain original provisions of bill except delete language requiring the department of public health to require operator's of public or semipublic buildings to allow persons to use its employee toilet facilities and insert language requiring the department of public health to inform the operator's of public or semipublic buildings that persons may use employee toilet facilities if specified conditions are met.

     Feb 20-introduced in House
     Feb 25-to Health & Welfare (H)
     Mar 3-posted in committee
     Mar 6-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 7-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 10-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 11, 2008
     Mar 12-3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 13-received in Senate
     Mar 17-to Health & Welfare (S)
     Mar 24-taken from committee Health & Welfare (S); 1st reading; returned to Health & Welfare (S)
     Mar 25-taken from committee Health & Welfare (S); 2nd reading; returned to Health & Welfare (S)
     Mar 26-reported favorably, to Rules as a Consent Bill
     Mar 27-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 27, 2008; 3rd reading, passed 38-0
     Mar 28-received in House; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Apr 1-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Apr 9-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 23)

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