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HB 157/FN (BR 852) - A. Wuchner, S. Westrom, B. DeWeese, K. Flood, M. Marzian, D. Owens

     AN ACT relating to continuing medical education for physicians.
     Amend KRS 311.601 to require the State Board of Medical Licensure to include in its continuing medical education requirements training on the recognition and prevention of pediatric abusive head trauma for pediatricians, radiologists, family practitioners, and emergency medicine and urgent care physicians.


     HCS/FN - Retain original provisions; clarify that continuing medical education pursuant to KRS 214.610(1) shall be a one-hour course at least one time every10 years; establish sunset provision for that training; require certain future licensees to receive pediatric abusive head trauma training.
     HCA (1/Title, T. Burch) - Make title amendment.

     Jan 7-introduced in House
     Jan 8-to Health & Welfare (H)
     Jan 21-posted in committee
     Jan 30-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Jan 31-2nd reading, to Rules; taken from Rules; placed in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 4, 2014
     Feb 4-3rd reading, passed 99-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Feb 5-received in Senate
     Feb 7-to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
     Mar 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 5-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 6-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 7, 2014
     Mar 7-3rd reading, passed 36-0; received in House
     Mar 10-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 19-signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 006)

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