SJR 114 (BR 1609) - A. Kerr
Recognize the critical link between early and optimal oral health care and education and support efforts to improve the state of children's oral health through school-based efforts; encourage developing "dental homes" to further outreach and education efforts for children in underserved communities; support partnerships among universities, government entities, and the private sector to promote oral health awareness; encourage schools to provide oral health services to make preventative services such as fluoride and dental sealants accessible to all children; encourage schools to take steps to promote oral hygiene at early ages; commit the Interim Joint Committee on Health & Welfare to periodic hearings concerning initiatives surrounding efforts described in this resolution regarding oral health care and education; designate the month of February as Kentucky Children's Dental Health month.
Feb 8-introduced in Senate
Feb 10-to Health & Welfare (S)
Mar 24-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 25-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 29-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 29, 2010; 3rd reading, adopted 38-0
Apr 1-received in House