HB 131/FN/LM/CI (BR 64) - R. Henderson
AN ACT relating to alcohol and substance abuse treatment for pregnant and post-partum women.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 222 to express the intent of the General Assembly; amend KRS 222.037 to permit the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to establish pilot projects for treatment; create new sections of KRS Chapter 222 to create the offense of alcohol or controlled substance endangerment of a child prior to birth; permit a court to order a toxicology test with probable cause; establish penalties and conditions for sentencing to treatment; amend KRS 214.160 to permit the cabinet to provide notification of a possible violation.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 4-introduced in House; to Health & Welfare (H)