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HB 90 (BR 312) - A. Wuchner, J. Adams, R. Adams, L. Belcher, K. Bratcher, D. Bunch, J. Carney, M. Cherry, T. Couch, R. Crimm, J. DeCesare, B. DeWeese, T. Edmonds, K. Flood, D. Floyd, J. Glenn, J. Gooch Jr., S. Gregory, R. Henderson, B. Housman, K. King, Ji. Lee, M. Marzian, R. Meeks, M. Meredith, T. Mills, B. Montell, T. Moore, M. Nemes, D. Osborne, M. Rader, J. Richards, T. Riner, S. Rudy, T. Turner, J. Wayne, S. Westrom, J. York

     AN ACT relating to educating parents and caregivers about pediatric abusive head trauma.
     Create a new section of noncodified language to acknowledge Kentucky's high ranking in child abuse deaths and to recognize the importance of a pediatric abusive head trauma prevention program for new parents offered at several Louisville area hospitals; create a new section of KRS Chapter 216B to define the phrase "birthing center" and to strongly encourage all birthing centers in the Commonwealth to provide a program relating to the prevention of pediatric abusive head trauma at the time of discharge.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 4-introduced in House; to Health & Welfare (H)
     Feb 15-posted in committee
     Feb 17-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 18-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 22-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 23, 2011
     Feb 23-3rd reading, passed 99-0
     Feb 24-received in Senate
     Feb 28-to Judiciary (S)

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