House Bill 160

Actions
Last Action 02/05/19: to Health and Family Services (H)
Title AN ACT relating to foster care and adoption services.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 960
Sponsors J. Petrie, L. Bechler, M. Dossett, D. Hale, M. Hart, S. Maddox, M. Prunty, S. Santoro, N. Tate, W. Thomas
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 199 to define "foster care or adoption services" and "religious organization"; provide that a religious organization or an individual employed by a religious organization while acting in the scope of that employment shall not be required to provide foster care or adoption services to a person if the action would cause the organization or individual to violate a sincerely held religious belief; restrict civil or criminal action against religious organizations or an individual employed by a religious organization while acting in the scope of that employment for certain actions or any other action to penalize; allow religious organizations or an individual employed by a religious organization while acting in the scope of that employment a defense to any private cause of action for refusal to provide certain services due to a sincerely held religious belief.
Index Headings of Original Version Local Government - Religious organizations, protections for
Religion - Religious organizations, protections for
State Agencies - Religious organizations, protections for
Children and Minors - Religious organizations, protecting
Civil Actions - Religious organizations, protecting
Civil Rights - Religious organizations, protecting
Clergy - Religious organizations, protecting

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01/11/19
  • introduced in House
02/05/19
  • to Health and Family Services (H)


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