House Bill 444

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Last Action signed by Governor (Acts ch. 36)
Title AN ACT relating to assisted-living communities.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Bill Request Number 1579
Sponsors S. Westrom, B. Damron, D. Horlander, T. Riner, R. Adams, L. Belcher, J. Bell, D. Butler, M. Cherry, L. Combs, J. Comer Jr., W. Coursey, R. Crimm, M. Dossett, D. Ford, K. Hall, M. Harmon, R. Henderson, C. Miller, F. Nesler, T. Pullin, S. Santoro, C. Siler, F. Steele, W. Stone, T. Thompson, J. Tilley, J. Wayne, B. Yonts
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 194A.700 to add definitions of "assistance with activities of daily living and instrumental activities of daily living," "plan of correction," "temporary condition," "statement of danger," and "statement of noncompliance"; amend definitions of "assistance with self-administration of medication," "assisted-living community," and "client"; amend KRS 194A.703 to reference the building code or life safety code authority with jurisdiction; amend KRS 194A.705 to modify procedures related to moving in and out of an assisted-living community; amend KRS 194A.707 to set requirements for on-site visits by the Department for Aging and Independent Living; require certification to market service as an assisted-living community; require the department to make certification review findings public; add statement that noncompliance with policies, practices, and procedures is not noncompliance with KRS 194A.700 to 194A.729; amend KRS 194A.709 to set requirements of recordkeeping of alleged or actual cases of abuse, neglect, or exploitation; amend KRS 194A.711 to delete reference to health services; amend KRS 194A.713 to open list of client data in a lease agreement; amend KRS 194A.715 to require assisted-living communities to provide copies of statutes and administrative regulations; amend KRS 194A.717 to state staffing needs; amend KRS 194A.719 to add education requirements; amend KRS 194A.723 to delete fine for providing service without a current application; create new section of KRS Chapter 194A.700 to 194A.729 to set fine for statements of danger.
Index Headings of Original Version Disabilities and the Disabled - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Drugs and Medicines - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Licensing - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
State Agencies - Health and Family Services, assisted-living communities, regulation of
Fiscal Note - Health and Family Services, assisted-living communities, regulation of
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Senate Floor Amendment 1
Senate Floor Amendment 2
Votes Vote History

Actions

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02/16/10
  • introduced in House
02/17/10
  • to Health & Welfare (H)
03/03/10
  • posted in committee
  • posting waived
03/04/10
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
03/05/10
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 8, 2010
03/11/10
  • 3rd reading, passed 97-0 with Committee Substitute
03/12/10
  • received in Senate
03/15/10
  • to Health & Welfare (S)
03/16/10
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
03/17/10
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/22/10
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 23, 2010
03/23/10
  • passed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
  • floor amendments (1) and (2-title) filed
03/24/10
  • floor amendments (1) and (2-title) withdrawn
  • 3rd reading, passed 38-0
03/25/10
  • received in House
  • enrolled, signed by each presiding officer
  • delivered to Governor
03/30/10
  • signed by Governor (Acts ch. 36)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Summary Retain original provisions of the bill except to change the definition of "assistance with self-administration of medication" and delete "temporary condition."
Index Headings Disabilities and the Disabled - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Drugs and Medicines - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Licensing - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
State Agencies - Health and Family Services, assisted-living communities, regulation of
Fiscal Note - Health and Family Services, assisted-living communities, regulation of

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor E. Tori
Summary Retain original provisions of bill; amend KRS 216B.015 to define "medical foster home"; amend KRS 216B.020 to exempt medical foster homes from certificate of need requirements.
Index Headings Disabilities and the Disabled - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Drugs and Medicines - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Licensing - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
State Agencies - Health and Family Services, assisted-living communities, regulation of
Fiscal Note - Health and Family Services, assisted-living communities, regulation of

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor E. Tori
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Disabilities and the Disabled - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Drugs and Medicines - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
Licensing - Assisted-living communities, regulation of
State Agencies - Health and Family Services, assisted-living communities, regulation of
Fiscal Note - Health and Family Services, assisted-living communities, regulation of

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