HB 490/FN (BR 342) - T. Burch
AN ACT relating to a residential option for substance abusers.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 222 to permit the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to contract with an agency to operate a therapeutic home as a residential option for substance abuse treatment for adults; require access to services related to treatment, job training, education, and life skills; permit homes to operate as business training schools; permit the cabinet to promulgate regulations establishing requirements for the operation of the home and business training schools; provide that a therapeutic home qualifies as a home for purposes of home incarceration.
HB 490 - AMENDMENTS
HCS/FN - Retain original provisions of bill except to make them subject to available funding.
Feb 23-introduced in House
Feb 24-to Health & Welfare (H)
Mar 2-posting waived; posted in committee
Mar 3-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Mar 4-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 6, 2009
Mar 6-3rd reading, passed 100-0 with Committee Substitute ; received in Senate
Mar 9-to Judiciary (S)