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HB 490/FN (BR 342) - T. Burch

     AN ACT relating to a residential option for substance abusers.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 222 to permit the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to contract with an agency to operate a therapeutic home as a residential option for substance abuse treatment for adults; require access to services related to treatment, job training, education, and life skills; permit homes to operate as business training schools; permit the cabinet to promulgate regulations establishing requirements for the operation of the home and business training schools; provide that a therapeutic home qualifies as a home for purposes of home incarceration.


     HCS/FN - Retain original provisions of bill except to make them subject to available funding.

     Feb 23-introduced in House
     Feb 24-to Health & Welfare (H)
     Mar 2-posting waived; posted in committee
     Mar 3-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 4-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 6, 2009
     Mar 6-3rd reading, passed 100-0 with Committee Substitute ; received in Senate
     Mar 9-to Judiciary (S)

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