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HB 54 (BR 158) - R. Damron, R. Crimm

     AN ACT relating to Kentucky Access.
     Amend KRS 304.17B-015 to require Kentucky residency for eligibility in Kentucky Access and to provide that an individual who is eligible under another group health plan is not eligible for Kentucky Access.


     SCS - Retain original provisions of the bill except amend KRS 344.040 to state that a difference in employee contribution rates between smokers and nonsmokers is not an unlawful practice and that the offering of incentives to participate in smoking cessation is not an unlawful practice.

     SCA (1/Title, J. Denton) - Make title amendment.

     SFA (1, J. Denton) - Attach provisions of SB 162 to HB 54/SCS.

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

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 6-introduced in House
     Jan 7-to Banking & Insurance (H)
     Feb 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 5-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 6-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, February 9, 2009
     Feb 23-3rd reading, passed 98-0
     Feb 24-received in Senate
     Feb 26-to Banking & Insurance (S)
     Mar 9-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Banking & Insurance (S); reported favorably, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 10-2nd reading, to Rules as a Consent Bill
     Mar 11-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (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     Mar 13-floor amendments (1) and (2-title) withdrawn ; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 13, 2009; 3rd reading, passed 38-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment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

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