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SB 165 (BR 1121) - D. Carroll, J. Higdon

     AN ACT relating to healthcare decisions.
     Amend KRS 311.621 to define "health information"; amend KRS 311.623 to allow health care surrogates to receive health information and make health care decisions in certain situations; amend KRS 311.625 to add the receipt of health information and ability to make health care decisions to the forms for advance directives; amend KRS 311.629 to reflect changes and allow health care surrogates to access appropriate health information; and create a new section of KRS Chapter 405 to establish a process by which a parent or custodian of a minor child can designate a surrogate to receive health information and make health care decisions in his or her absence.



     Feb 09, 2016 - introduced in Senate
     Feb 11, 2016 - to Health & Welfare (S)
     Mar 02, 2016 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 03, 2016 - 2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 14, 2016 - recommitted to Health & Welfare (S)