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SB 22 (BR 352) - E. Tori, W. Blevins Jr, D. Harper Angel, J. Pendleton, J. Rhoads, D. Roeding

     AN ACT relating to the public employee health insurance program.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 18A to require the Personnel Cabinet, Department for Employee Insurance, to offer TRICARE supplement insurance to eligible TRICARE insurance beneficiaries; require the Commonwealth to pay for individual TRICARE supplement insurance; permit an employee eligible for TRICARE to choose between the Commonwealth sponsored TRICARE supplemental insurance or other coverage offered through the public employee health insurance program; permit the secretary of the Personnel Cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations.


     SFA (1, E. Tori) - Make technical correction.

     HFA (1, T. Pullin) - Define "Employee"; delay until 2009 implementation of the TRICARE supplement as a public employee health insurance option.

     HFA (2, T. Pullin) - Define "Employee"; require that the Act shall take effect to the extent that it is not preempted by federal law or regulation.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 2-introduced in Senate
     Jan 4-to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)
     Feb 8-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 9-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 12-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 13, 2007; floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 13-3rd reading, passed 36-0 with floor amendment (1)
     Feb 14-received in House
     Feb 20-to Seniors, Military Affairs, & Public Safety (H)
     Feb 23-posted in committee
     Feb 28-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 1-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed
     Mar 7-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 8, 2007
     Mar 9-floor amendment (2) filed
     Mar 12-3rd reading, passed 99-0 with floor amendments (1) and (2) ; received in Senate; posted for passage for concurrence in House floor amendments (1) and (2)
     Mar 26-Senate concurred in House floor amendments (1) and (2) ; passed 38-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 5-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 123)

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