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HB 333 (BR 1569) - B. Yonts, D. Butler, T. Turner, R. Webb

     AN ACT relating to the American Medical Association's "Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment."
     Amend KRS Chapter 342 to require use of the 5th edition of AMA guides; amend KRS 67A.460 to conform; repeal 2008 Acts Chapter 55.


     SCS - Amend to require that recommendations relating to the adoption of the 6th edition or retention of the 5th edition of the AMA Guides be presented to LRC by January 4, 2010, and make adoption of 6th edition effective in July, 2010; EMERGENCY.

     SCA (1/Title, R. Stivers II) - Make title amendment.

     SFA (1, J. Denton) - Attach provisions of SB 162 to HB 333/SCS.

     SFA (2/Title, J. Denton) - Make title amendment.

     Feb 9-introduced in House
     Feb 10-to Labor & Industry (H); posted in committee
     Feb 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 13-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 23-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 24, 2009
     Feb 24-3rd reading, passed 75-21
     Feb 25-received in Senate
     Feb 27-to Judiciary (S)
     Mar 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 10-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 11-floor amendments (1) and (2-title) filed
     Mar 13-floor amendments (1) and (2-title) withdrawn ; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 13, 2009; 3rd reading, passed 38-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; received in House; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) ; passed 69-20; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 24-signed by Governor (Act ch. 89)

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