HB 666 (BR 1074) - D. Owens, R. Meeks
AN ACT relating to the Cabinet for Health and Family Services.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 194A to establish the Office on Racial Disportionality within the cabinet secretary's office; specify duties of the office to include training, targeted recruitment and employment efforts, data collection, and strategic planning; require the department and its contractors to collect an analyze data by race, evaluate and implement a plan to address disportionality; require annual report to the Governor, Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare, and the public each year.
HB 666 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Retain original provisions except specify the office shall be created in the cabinet rather than the secretary's office.
Feb 28-introduced in House
Feb 29-to Health & Welfare (H)
Mar 11-posted in committee
Mar 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Mar 14-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 18-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 19, 2008
Mar 24-3rd reading, passed 95-0 with Committee Substitute
Mar 25-received in Senate