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HB 490 (BR 1136) - R. Palumbo, R. Damron, L. Belcher, D. Butler, J. Carney, S. Overly, D. Owens, T. Riner, K. Upchurch

     AN ACT relating to the practice of diabetes education and making an appropriation therefor.
     Create new sections of KRS Chapter 309 to define "diabetes education" and "licensed diabetes educator"; exempt specified health care professionals from licensing restrictions; create the Kentucky Board of Licensed Diabetes Educators and enumerate the powers and duties of the board; establish a revolving fund for fees and other moneys; establish requirements for licensure and set fees; require continuing education for license renewal; establish provisions for penalties and license denial, suspension, or revocation; require administrative hearings conducted under KRS Chapter 13B.


     SCS - Retain original provisions of the bill; permit the board to renew licenses biennially.

     Feb 23-introduced in House
     Feb 24-to Health & Welfare (H)
     Mar 1-posted in committee
     Mar 16-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 17-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 18, 2010
     Mar 18-3rd reading, passed 98-0; received in Senate
     Mar 22-to Health & Welfare (S)
     Mar 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 25-2nd reading, to Rules

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