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HB 180 (BR 998) - A. Wuchner, M. Prunty, D. Elliott, D. Graham, R. Meeks, S. Westrom

     AN ACT relating to fictive kin.
     Repeal and reenact KRS 199.011 to include definition of "fictive kin"; amend KRS 199.462 to establish that the Cabinet for Health and Family Services may approve fictive kin as a placement for a child; amend KRS 600.020 to establish a definition for "fictive kin" and to amend the definition for "out-of-home placement"; amend KRS 605.090, 610.125, and 620.140 to recognize fictive kin as a placement for a child by the Cabinet for Health and Family Services.



     Feb 07, 2017 - introduced in House
     Feb 08, 2017 - to Health and Family Services (H); posted in committee
     Feb 09, 2017 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 10, 2017 - 2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 13, 2017 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 15, 2017
     Feb 15, 2017 - 3rd reading, passed 96-0
     Feb 16, 2017 - received in Senate
     Feb 17, 2017 - to Health & Welfare (S)
     Feb 22, 2017 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 23, 2017 - 2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 27, 2017 - posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 28, 2017
     Feb 28, 2017 - 3rd reading, passed 37-0; received in House
     Mar 01, 2017 - enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Mar 02, 2017 - enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Mar 10, 2017 - signed by Governor