SB 59 (BR 878) - J. Denton, R. Webb
AN ACT relating to prescription drugs.
Amend KRS 315.400 to exempt blood banks from the definition of wholesale distribution; amend KRS 315.406 to provide exemptions from the pedigree requirements for prescription drugs.
SB 59 - AMENDMENTS
SFA (1, J. Denton) - Amend to delete exemption for veterinarian drugs not for human use.
HCS - Retain original provisions of the bill; amend KRS 205.560 to delete the list of metabolic or genetic disorder conditions and specify that the conditions covered are as included in KRS 214.155; amend KRS 314.042 to delete the requirement for an advanced registered nurse practitioner prescribing or dispensing nonscheduled legend drugs to enter into a collaborative agreement with a physician; amend KRS 18A.197 to allow an advanced registered nurse practitioner to certify an employee's need for absence and use of sick leave from the sick leave sharing program; amend KRS 158.035 to permit a child eligible to enroll as a student in any public or private elementary school to enroll if the child presents an immunization certificate from either a physician or an advanced registered nurse practitioner; amend KRS 163.525 to enable a person to obtain certification as deaf, hard of hearing, or severely speech impaired from an advanced registered nurse practitioner in order to be eligible for a telecommunication device for the deaf; amend KRS 199.8982 to include a statement from an advanced registered nurse practitioner that the applicant for a family child-are home is in good health; amend KRS 214.010 to require an advanced registered nurse practitioner to report communicable diseases; amend KRS 214.181 to permit an HIV test to be ordered by an advanced registered nurse practitioner; amend KRS 214.625 to include an advanced registered nurse practitioner as being able to order HIV tests, inform the patients of the results, provide information and counseling, or refer the patient for treatment and counseling; amend KRS 214.645 to require an advanced registered nurse practitioner that receives a positive report of an HIV test to report; amend KRS 216.935 to include advanced registered nurse practitioners in the definition of a home health aide that assists with medication ordered by a physician; create a new section of KRS Chapter 141 to provide an income tax refund checkoff for Alzheimer's research; create a new section of KRS Chapter 194A to create the Alzheimer's research and education trust fund, provide for use of funds; amend KRS 194A.603 to provide for administration of the trust fund.
HCA (1/Title, T. Burch) - Make title amendment.
HFA (1, T. Moore) - Amend to retain provisions of SB 59 GA.
Jan 5-introduced in Senate
Jan 7-to Health & Welfare (S)
Jan 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Jan 21-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed
Jan 27-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 28, 2010
Jan 28-3rd reading, passed 38-0 with floor amendment (1)
Feb 1-received in House
Feb 8-to Health & Welfare (H)
Mar 15-posted in committee
Mar 22-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Health & Welfare (H)
Mar 23-taken from committee; 2nd reading; returned to Health & Welfare (H)
Mar 25-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
Mar 26-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 29-recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)