SB 61 (BR 955) - A. Kerr
AN ACT relating to the licensure of fee-based pastoral counselors.
Amend KRS 202A.400, 210.366, 335.600, 335.605, 335.610, 335.615, 335.620, 335.625, 335.630, 335.635, 335.640, 335.650, 335.699, and 645.020, and KRE 506 to designate "licensed clinical" pastoral counselors rather than "certified fee-based" pastoral counselors; authorize a board member whose term has expired to serve until his or her successor is appointed and qualified; allow certificate holders certified before January 1, 2015, to transition to licensure; prohibit the use of "LCPC" or any similar abbreviation, or holding oneself out as having this status, by anyone except a licensed clinical pastoral counselor.
SB 61 - AMENDMENTS
SFA (1, A. Kerr) - Designate "Kentucky licensed" pastoral counselors rather than "licensed clinical" pastoral counselors; prohibit the use of "KLPC" or any similar abbreviation, or holding oneself out as having this status, by anyone except a Kentucky licensed pastoral counselor.
Jan 8-introduced in Senate
Jan 15-to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
Feb 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar; floor amendment (1) filed
Feb 12-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 13-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 13, 2014; 3rd reading, passed 38-0 with floor amendment (1)
Feb 14-received in House
Feb 18-to Licensing & Occupations (H)