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HB 550 (BR 1951) - G. Stumbo, T. Riner

     AN ACT relating to the Kentucky Healthy Nutrition Pilot Project.
    Create a new section of KRS Chapter 246 to implement a pilot project for healthy nutrition that addresses needy population areas; provide for expansion statewide.


     HCS - Delete new section of KRS Chapter 246 and instead make a new section of KRS Chapter 205; delete oversight by Department of Agriculture and provide oversight by Cabinet for Health and Family Services; delete references to certain dietary restrictions; delete requirement for expansion to a state-wide implementation.
     HFA (1, T. Riner) - Make technical correction; modify the scope of a pilot project; expand the list of organizations that are eligible to participate in a pilot project; modify the requirements for a partnering organization; authorize more than one pilot project to be undertaken.
     HFA (2, T. Riner) - Change definition of "partnering organization"; require partnering organizations to provide necessary funding to operate the project; allow risk assessments to be implemented by physicians, nurses, local health departments, and colleges and universities that offer degrees in medicine, nursing, or public health.
     HFA (3, T. Riner) - Delete original provisions; direct the Legislative Research Commission to undertake a review of Kentucky-related nutritional studies and programs; direct interviews with those knowledgeable on the nutrition issue; direct consideration of the need for a nutritional pilot program; report findings to the Legislative Research Commission on or before November 30, 2012.
     HFA (4/Title, T. Riner) - Make title amendment.

     Mar 1-introduced in House
     Mar 5-to Agriculture & Small Business (H)
     Mar 12-posted in committee
     Mar 14-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 15-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 16, 2012
     Mar 19-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Mar 20-floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute
     Mar 22-floor amendment (3) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (4-title) filed ; 3rd reading, passed 96-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendments (3) and (4)
     Mar 23-received in Senate
     Mar 26-to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
     Mar 28-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 29-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 30-recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
     Apr 12-taken from Appropriations & Revenue (S); to Rules (S); posted for passage in the Consent Orders (2) of the Day for Thursday, April 12, 2012; 3rd reading, passed 37-0; received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 23-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 162)

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