HB 217 (BR 1172) - G. Stumbo, J. Tilley, M. King, M. Marzian, R. Palumbo, T. Riner, A. Simpson, S. Westrom
AN ACT relating to controlled substances and declaring an emergency.
Amend KRS 218A.172 to modify the diagnostic and treatment protocols for controlled substance prescribing; amend KRS 218A.175 to clarify the educational requirements for certain pain management facility employees; amend KRS 218A.202 to allow hospitals and long-term-care facilities to have KASPER accounts; amend KRS 218A.205 to modify the scope of Board of Medical Licensure regulations and make the criminal record check required for licensure of persons prescribing or dispensing controlled substances a statutory rather than a regulatory requirement; amend KRS 315.335 to modify the reporting requirements for pharmacy thefts and robberies; EMERGENCY.
HB 217 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Amend to include further revisions to the diagnostic and treatment protocols for controlled substance prescribing, the requirements for grandfathering of non-doctor owned pain management facilities, and the operation of the KASPER prescription database and use of its records; Declare an EMERGENCY.
Feb 5-introduced in House
Feb 6-to Judiciary (H)
Feb 15-taken from Judiciary (H); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (H)
Feb 22-taken from Judiciary (H); 2nd reading; returned to Judiciary (H); posting waived
Feb 25-reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute
Feb 26-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Feb 27-3rd reading, passed 99-0 with Committee Substitute ; received in Senate; to Judiciary (S); taken from Judiciary (S); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (S)
Feb 28-reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 4-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 4, 2013; 3rd reading, passed 36-0; received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor; signed by Governor (Acts Chapter 2)