Senate Bill 98

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Last Action signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 110)
Title AN ACT relating to adult abuse, neglect, and exploitation.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Fiscal Note
Bill Request Number 186
Sponsors S. Gregory, W. Blevins Jr., P. Clark, J. Denton, D. Harper Angel, C. McDaniel, M. McGarvey, R. Thomas
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 209 to require entities that provide personal care services to vulnerable adults to query the Cabinet for Health and Family Services as to whether a prospective employee, contractor, or volunteer has been the subject of a validated substantiated finding of adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation; allow queries for current employees, contractors, and volunteers; allow an individual to query the cabinet to determine whether a validated substantiated finding of adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation has been entered against him or her; make false queries a criminal violation; require the cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations to implement the query process in a secure manner.
Index Headings of Original Version Disabilities and the Disabled - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Health and Medical Services - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Nurses - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
State Agencies - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Public Safety - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Health and Family Services, adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation
Aged Persons and Aging - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Fiscal Note - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Proposed Amendments Senate Committee Substitute 1
Senate Floor Amendment 1
Senate Floor Amendment 2
House Committee Substitute 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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01/24/14
  • introduced in Senate
01/28/14
  • to Judiciary (S)
02/06/14
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
  • floor amendments (1) and (2) filed to Committee Substitute
02/07/14
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/19/14
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 20, 2014
02/20/14
  • 3rd reading
  • floor amendment (1) withdrawn
  • passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2)
02/21/14
  • received in House
02/24/14
  • to Health & Welfare (H)
03/19/14
  • posted in committee
  • posting waived
03/20/14
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
03/21/14
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • taken from Rules
  • placed in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 25, 2014
03/25/14
  • 3rd reading, passed 99-0 with Committee Substitute
  • received in Senate
  • to Rules (S)
03/31/14
  • posted for passage for concurrence in House Committee Substitute for Monday, March 31, 2014
  • Senate concurred in House Committee Substitute
  • passed 36-0
  • enrolled, signed by each presiding officer
  • delivered to Governor
04/10/14
  • signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 110)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Modify the bill to allow administrative appeals to be made in the county where the alleged wrongdoing occurred; specify the type of answer the Cabinet may give in response to a query; establish a liability hold harmless period for provisional employment where a response to a query is not timely returned by the Cabinet.
Index Headings Disabilities and the Disabled - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Health and Medical Services - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Nurses - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
State Agencies - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Public Safety - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Health and Family Services, adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation
Aged Persons and Aging - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Fiscal Note - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor R. Jones II
Summary Amend to set the hold harmless period where queries are not timely returned by the Cabinet at 72 hours.
Index Headings Disabilities and the Disabled - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Health and Medical Services - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Nurses - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
State Agencies - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Public Safety - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Health and Family Services, adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation
Aged Persons and Aging - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Fiscal Note - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor R. Jones II
Summary Amend to delete provision making an unauthorized query of the registry a violation.
Index Headings Disabilities and the Disabled - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Health and Medical Services - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Nurses - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
State Agencies - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Public Safety - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Health and Family Services, adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation
Aged Persons and Aging - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Fiscal Note - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of

Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Make technical corrections.
Index Headings Disabilities and the Disabled - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Health and Medical Services - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Nurses - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
State Agencies - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Public Safety - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Health and Family Services, adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation
Aged Persons and Aging - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of
Fiscal Note - Adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation, reporting of

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