House Bill 502

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 04/08/22: signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 169)
Title AN ACT relating to genetic information.
Bill Documents Acts Chapter 169
Current/Final
Introduced
Bill Request Number 1795
Sponsors D. Bentley, S. Sheldon, D. Elliott, R. Roberts
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 311 to regulate the collection, use, and disclosure of genetic data; create a civil cause of action for violations of the prohibitions, to be brought by the Attorney General; state that the Act shall be known as the Genetic Information Privacy Act.
Index Headings of Original Version Health and Medical Services - Genetic information, collection, use, or disclosure of genetic information, regulation
Public Ethics - Genetic information, collection, use, or disclosure of genetic information, regulation
Public Health - Genetic information, collection, use, or disclosure of genetic information, regulation
Attorney General - Civil action, violations, genetic information
Civil Actions - Attorney General, violations, genetic information
Short Titles and Popular Names - Genetic Information Privacy Act
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
House Floor Amendment 1
House Floor Amendment 2
House Floor Amendment 3
Votes Vote History

Actions

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02/15/22
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
03/04/22
  • to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (H)
03/08/22
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
  • floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
03/09/22
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • floor amendment (1) withdrawn
  • floor amendments (2) and (3) filed to Committee Substitute
03/10/22
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 11, 2022
03/14/22
  • 3rd reading, passed 93-0 with Committee Substitute (1) and Floor Amendments (2) and (3)
03/15/22
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
03/16/22
  • to Health & Welfare (S)
03/23/22
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
03/24/22
  • 2nd reading, to Rules as a consent bill
03/29/22
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 29, 2022
  • passed over and retained in the Consent Orders of the Day
03/30/22
  • 3rd reading, passed 36-0
  • received in House
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
04/08/22
  • signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 169)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions except amend the definition of "direct-to-consumer genetic testing company" to include exceptions; remove the provision that excluded public and private institutions of higher education and entities that are owned and operated by public and private institutions of higher education from the application of this section.
Index Headings Health and Medical Services - Genetic information, collection, use, or disclosure of genetic information, regulation
Public Ethics - Genetic information, collection, use, or disclosure of genetic information, regulation
Public Health - Genetic information, collection, use, or disclosure of genetic information, regulation
Attorney General - Civil action, violations, genetic information
Civil Actions - Attorney General, violations, genetic information
Short Titles and Popular Names - Genetic Information Privacy Act

Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Piggyback? Yes
Sponsor R. Roberts
Summary Amend KRS 15.440 and 17.175 to mirror federal law and include a requirement that DNA profiles from samples voluntarily provided for elimination purposes not be included in any DNA index or database.
Index Headings Crime Victims - DNA provided for elimination purposes, inclusion in database, prohibition
Federal Laws and Regulations - DNA provided for elimination purposes, inclusion in database, prohibition, conform with
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - DNA provided for elimination purposes, inclusion in database, prohibition
Police, City and County - DNA provided for elimination purposes, inclusion in database, prohibition
Police, State - DNA provided for elimination purposes, inclusion in database, prohibition
Piggybacked Bills - HB 725 to HB 502

Amendment House Floor Amendment 2
Piggyback? Yes
Sponsor R. Roberts
Summary Amend KRS 15.440 and 17.175 to mirror federal law and include a requirement that DNA profiles from samples voluntarily provided for elimination purposes not be included in any DNA index or database.
Index Headings Crime Victims - DNA provided for elimination purposes, inclusion in database, prohibition
Federal Laws and Regulations - DNA provided for elimination purposes, inclusion in database, prohibition, conform with
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - DNA provided for elimination purposes, inclusion in database, prohibition
Piggybacked Bills - HB 725 to HB 502/HCS 1
Police, City and County - DNA provided for elimination purposes, inclusion in database, prohibition
Police, State - DNA provided for elimination purposes, inclusion in database, prohibition

Amendment House Floor Amendment 3
Sponsor D. Bentley
Summary Retain original provisions, except amend the definition of "direct-to-consumer genetic testing company."
Index Headings Health and Medical Services - Genetic information, collection, use, or disclosure of genetic information, regulation
Public Ethics - Genetic information, collection, use, or disclosure of genetic information, regulation
Public Health - Genetic information, collection, use, or disclosure of genetic information, regulation
Attorney General - Civil action, violations, genetic information
Civil Actions - Attorney General, violations, genetic information
Short Titles and Popular Names - Genetic Information Privacy Act

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