House Bill 415

Actions | Amendments
Last Action signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 126)
Title AN ACT relating to colon cancer screening.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Bill Request Number 869
Sponsors T. Burch, D. Watkins, R. Adams, R. Adkins, J. Bell, S. Brinkman, D. Butler, L. Clark, J. Crenshaw, R. Crimm, B. Damron, J. DeCesare, B. DeWeese, D. Ford, D. Graham, R. Henderson, M. Henley, J. Jenkins, J. Lee, M. Marzian, T. McKee, C. Miller, T. Moore, L. Napier, S. Overly, D. Owens, R. Palumbo, T. Riner, C. Siler, A. Smith, K. Stein, J. Stewart III, J. Wayne, R. Webb, A. Webb-Edgington, R. Weston, S. Westrom, A. Wuchner
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 214 to define terms "department" and "program"; establish a colon cancer screening program within the Department for Public Health to provide screening services to uninsured individuals age 50 to 64 and others at high risk; provide that services may be undertaken by private contract or operated by the department; permit the department to accept grants or awards of funds from federal or private sources; require the department to establish a data collection system; require the promulgation of administrative regulations; establish the Colon Cancer Screening Advisory Committee within the Kentucky Cancer Consortium; establish the membership of the advisory committee; require the advisory committee to provide recommendations for implementation and conduct of the colon cancer screening program; require the advisory committee to establish and provide oversight for a colon cancer screening public awareness campaign; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to contract with the Kentucky Cancer Consortium at the University of Kentucky to provide the required support; require the amount of contracted services to be excluded from the base funding formula of the university as determined by the Council on Postsecondary Education; require the advisory committee to provide an annual report on implementation, outcomes, and recommendations; require the Kentucky Cancer Program to establish a colon cancer screening education and outreach program in each of the area development districts; require the education and outreach program to focus on individuals who lack access to colon cancer screening; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to contract with the University of Louisville and the University of Kentucky to provide the required support; require the amount of contracted services to be excluded from the base funding formula of the universities as determined by the Council on Postsecondary Education.
Index Headings of Original Version Fiscal Note - Department for Public Health, Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Department for Public Health, Colon Cancer Screening Program
State Agencies - Department for Public Health, Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Aged Persons and Aging - Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Diseases - Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Education, Higher - Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Health and Medical Services - Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Physicians and Practitioners - Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Area Development Districts - Colon cancer screening, outreach and education program, establishment of
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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01/30/08
  • introduced in House
01/31/08
  • to Health & Welfare (H)
02/11/08
  • posted in committee
02/14/08
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
02/15/08
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/19/08
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 20, 2008
02/26/08
  • 3rd reading, passed 94-0 with Committee Substitute
02/27/08
  • received in Senate
02/29/08
  • to Health & Welfare (S)
03/19/08
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
03/20/08
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
04/02/08
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for April 2, 2008
  • 3rd reading, passed 38-0
  • received in House
04/14/08
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
04/15/08
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
  • signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 126)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Summary Retain all provisions and limit the program to the amount of funding available.
Index Headings Fiscal Note - Department for Public Health, Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Department for Public Health, Colon Cancer Screening Program
State Agencies - Department for Public Health, Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Aged Persons and Aging - Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Diseases - Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Education, Higher - Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Health and Medical Services - Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Physicians and Practitioners - Colon Cancer Screening Program, establishment of
Area Development Districts - Colon cancer screening, outreach and education program, establishment of

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