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SB51 (BR224) - M. McGarvey

     AN ACT relating to mental health.
     Amend KRS 202A.400, relating to the duty to take precautions against a patient's violent behavior, to expand the definition of "patient" to include persons currently under the care or treatment of mental health professionals.


     HCS1 - Retain original provisions; reiterate that providers using telehealth services must be authorized to perform examinations under this chapter.

     Jan 06, 2015 - introduced in Senate
     Feb 03, 2015 - to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 05, 2015 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 06, 2015 - 2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 19, 2015 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 20, 2015
     Feb 20, 2015 - 3rd reading, passed 33-0
     Feb 23, 2015 - received in House
     Feb 24, 2015 - to Judiciary (H)
     Mar 02, 2015 - taken from Judiciary (H); 1st reading; returned to Judiciary (H); posting waived; posted in committee
     Mar 04, 2015 - reported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute as a Consent Bill
     Mar 09, 2015 - posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 10, 2015
     Mar 10, 2015 - 3rd reading, passed 97-0 with Committee Substitute ; received in Senate; to Rules (S)
     Mar 11, 2015 - posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute ; Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute ; Bill passed 35-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 23, 2015 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 61)