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SB 114 (BR 1551) - J. Denton, C. Gibson

     AN ACT relating to health benefit plan wellness programs.
     Create a new section of Subtitle 17A of KRS Chapter 304 to authorize health benefit plans to offer incentives or rewards to members who participate in a voluntary wellness or health improvement program; the authorized incentives and rewards shall not be deemed a violation of the rebate prohibition contained in KRS 304.12-090 and 304.12.010; if a health plan member is unable to participate in a wellness or health improvement programs due to a medical condition, verification may be required; and, an insurer shall not be prohibited from offering incentives or rewards to members participating in a wellness or health improvement program if otherwise allowed by state or federal.


     SCS - Make technical correction.
     HFA (1, D. Watkins) - Amend KRS 217.922 to prohibit people under the age of 14 from using a tanning device.
     HFA (2/Title, D. Watkins) - Make title amendment
     HFA (3, J. Short) - Create a new section of KRS Chapter 278 to provide that all residents of the Ninetieth to the Ninety-ninth Representative Districts shall receive a 50% discount for electrical service during the months of November, December, January, and February if the resident's annual income is less than $65,000 per year.
     HFA (4/Title, J. Short) - Make title amendment.
     HFA (5/Title, L. Belcher) - Make title amendment.
     HFA (6/P, L. Belcher) - Amend KRS 158.856 to clarify that school physical activity assessment tools shall generate data on the amount of time and the types of activity required by KRS 160.345(11), performance and progress data necessary to monitor health risk behaviors and indicators identified by the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and to design programs to increase physical activity of children and reduce childhood diabetes and obesity fitness information to assist students and the student's parents or guardians in planning home activities, and aggregate school fitness data to assist school councils in reviewing and implementing wellness policies; require school districts to submit supporting data with required summary; amend KRS 160.345 to require schools containing kindergarten through grade five to provide a minimum of 45 minutes per week of physical activity for half day kindergarten and 90 minutes per week for full day kindergarten through grade five.

     Feb 7-introduced in Senate
     Feb 9-to Banking & Insurance (S)
     Feb 15-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 16-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 17-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 17, 2011; 3rd reading, passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 18-received in House
     Feb 22-to Banking & Insurance (H); posting waived
     Feb 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 24-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, February 25, 2011
     Feb 25-taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day
     Feb 28-floor amendment (1) filed
     Mar 1-floor amendments (2-title) (3) and (4-title) filed ; floor amendment (3) withdrawn
     Mar 2-floor amendments (5-title) and (6) filed
     Mar 3-3rd reading, passed 98-0; received in Senate; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
     Mar 4-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor
     Mar 16-signed by Governor

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