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SB193/HM (BR1959) - R. Alvarado

     AN ACT relating to health benefit coverage of amino acid-based elemental formula and declaring an emergency.
     Amend KRS 205.560 to add amino acid-based elemental formula to the list of medicines covered by the Cabinet for Health and Family Services for treatment of inborn errors of metabolism or genetic, gastrointestinal, and food allergic conditions; amend KRS 213.141 to add amino acid-based elemental formula to the list of therapeutic foods supplied by the Division of Maternal and Child Health; amend KRS 304.17A-258 to include eosinophilic disorders, food protein allergies, food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome, and short bowel disorders in the definition of "therapeutic food, formulas, and supplements"; define "amino acid-based elemental formula"; amend KRS 18A.225 to require any policy provided to state employees to cover amino acid-based elemental formulas; declare short title to be "Noah's Law"; EMERGENCY.



     Feb 18, 2016 - introduced in Senate
     Feb 22, 2016 - to Health & Welfare (S)
     Feb 24, 2016 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar; 2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 29, 2016 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 1, 2016; taken from the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 1, 2016; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 1, 2016
     Mar 01, 2016 - taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 1, 2016; 3rd reading, passed 34-1
     Mar 02, 2016 - received in House
     Mar 03, 2016 - to Banking & Insurance (H)
     Mar 11, 2016 - posted in committee
     Mar 16, 2016 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 17, 2016 - 2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 18, 2016 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 18, 2016; 3rd reading, passed 94-0
     Mar 21, 2016 - received in Senate
     Mar 22, 2016 - enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 01, 2016 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 10)