House Bill 329

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Last Action reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
Title AN ACT relating to veterinarians.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1122
Sponsors D. Pasley, H. Moberly Jr., C. Hoffman, T. McKee, L. Napier, F. Nesler, J. Stewart III, T. Turner
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 321.181 to amend the definition of "indirect supervision"; amend KRS 321.200 to allow persons authorized by owners of animals to treat the owner's animals, including administering drugs, castrating, and dehorning; amend KRS 321.443 to allow veterinary assistants to only work under the direct supervision of a veterinarian.
Index Headings of Original Version Agriculture - Veterinarians, regulation of
Animals, Livestock, and Poultry - Veterinarians, regulation of
Veterinarians - Regulation of
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Amendment 1
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Actions

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01/17/08
  • introduced in House
01/22/08
  • to Agriculture & Small Business (H)
01/29/08
  • posting waived
01/30/08
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
01/31/08
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 1, 2008
02/01/08
  • 3rd reading, passed 87-0 with Committee Substitute
02/04/08
  • received in Senate
02/06/08
  • to Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)
03/24/08
  • taken from committee Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)
03/25/08
  • taken from committee Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)
  • 2nd reading
  • returned to Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)
03/27/08
  • reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions except reinstate language allowing employees to care for and treat an owner's animals; remove language allowing other persons authorized by an owner to treat or care for an owner's animals.
Index Headings Agriculture - Veterinarians, regulation of
Animals, Livestock, and Poultry - Veterinarians, regulation of
Veterinarians - Regulation of

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Same as HB 329/GA, except allow authorized persons to care for and treat an owner's animals if the person is not compensated; allow veterinary assistants hired before April 1, 2008, to perform certain procedures under the indirect supervision of a veterinarian; and restrict veterinary assistants hired after April 1, 2008, from performing any procedures without being under the direct supervision of a veterinarian.
Index Headings Agriculture - Veterinarians, regulation of
Animals, Livestock, and Poultry - Veterinarians, regulation of
Veterinarians - Regulation of

Amendment Senate Committee Amendment 1
Sponsor T. Jensen
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Agriculture - Veterinarians, regulation of
Animals, Livestock, and Poultry - Veterinarians, regulation of
Veterinarians - Regulation of

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