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SB 118 (BR 360) - J. Denton

     AN ACT relating to the immunization of children.
     Amend KRS 214.034 to remove the clause sunsetting the requirement that all public and private primary schools obtain a current immunization certificate for hepatitis B for any child enrolled as a regular attendee in the sixth grade.


     HCS - Retain original provisions and amend KRS 315.036 to delete references to wholesalers; create new sections of KRS Chapter 315 to define terms including authorized distributor of record, counterfeit prescription drug, drop shipment, emergency medical reasons, end user, manufacturer, normal distribution channel, pedigree, third party logistics provider and wholesale distributor; require a wholesale distributor to be licensed by the board; specify conditions for a wholesale distributor to receive prescription drugs and require a manufacturer or a wholesale distributor to supply drugs only to a person licensed to possess or distribute drugs to an end user; require any wholesale distributor to provide a pedigree if the drugs were outside of the normal distribution channel and permit board to specify the required contents of a pedigree; prohibit the board from requiring the use of an electronic track and trace system for pedigrees until the federal government establishes standard technology; require the board to promulgate administrative regulations to implement requirements consistent with federal law; permit the Board of Pharmacy to issue an order to cease distribution upon cause and permit an administrative hearing on the cease order; and specify penalties for violations.

     HCA (1/Title, T. Burch) - Make title amendment.

     HFA (1/P, D. Watkins) - Attach provisions of HB 396/HCS 2.

     Jan 29-introduced in Senate
     Jan 31-to Health & Welfare (S)
     Feb 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 14-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 15-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 19, 2008
     Feb 20-3rd reading, passed 37-0; received in House
     Feb 25-to Health & Welfare (H)
     Mar 11-posted in committee
     Mar 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 21-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 26-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 27, 2008
     Mar 27-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute ; 3rd reading, passed 96-2 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; received in Senate
     Apr 2-to Rules (S); posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; passed 36-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer
     Apr 3-delivered to Governor
     Apr 15-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 124)

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