Senate Bill 85

Last Action 01/17/20: to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
Title AN ACT relating to mental health protection and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 1205
Sponsors A. Kerr, M. McGarvey, J. Adams, J. Carroll, P. Clark, D. Harper Angel, R. Thomas
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 210 define "conversion therapy," "mental health professional," and "public funds"; prohibit mental health professionals from engaging in conversion therapy with a person under 18 years of age or a person who is 18 years or older who is an adult as defined in KRS 209.020 or a ward as defined in KRS 387.510; require violations to be subject to board discipline; prohibit public funds from being used for conversion therapy; add the short title "Mental Health Protection Act"; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version Effective Dates, Emergency - Conversion therapy, prohibition of
Mental Health - Conversion therapy, prohibition of
Occupations and Professions - Conversion therapy, prohibition of
Physicians and Practitioners - Conversion therapy, prohibition of
Boards and Commissions - Conversion therapy, prohibition of
Short Titles and Popular Names - Mental Health Protection Act


  • introduced in Senate
  • to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)

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