House Bill 92

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Last Action 04/26/22: line items vetoed (Acts Ch. 240)
Title AN ACT relating to the opioid abatement trust fund and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Acts Chapter 240
Current/Final
Introduced
Bill Request Number 1034
Sponsors D. Bentley, A. Bowling, A. Gentry, R. Huff, K. Moser, M. Prunty
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 15.293 to provide that funds received from bankruptcy proceedings shall also be allocated to the Opioid abatement trust fund and local governments; specify that any named defendant in In re National Prescription Opiate Litigation, MDL No. 2804, Case No. 1:17-md-02804, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio is to be included as well.
Index Headings of Original Version Opioids - Opioid abatement trust fund
Bankruptcy - Opioid abatement trust fund, proceeds from bankruptcy proceedings
Drugs and Medicines - Opioid abatement trust fund, proceeds from bankruptcy proceedings
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Amendment 1
Senate Committee Amendment 2
Votes Vote History
Governor's Veto Message Veto

Actions

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12/01/21
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
01/04/22
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
01/19/22
  • to Health & Family Services (H)
01/27/22
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
01/28/22
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, January 31, 2022
01/31/22
  • 3rd reading, passed 90-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
02/01/22
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
02/03/22
  • to Judiciary (S)
03/24/22
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
03/25/22
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
04/13/22
  • recommitted to Judiciary (S)
04/14/22
  • reported favorably, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendments (1) and (2-title)
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, April 14, 2022
  • 3rd reading, passed 32-0 with Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendments (1) and (2-title)
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
  • taken from Rules
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute (1), committee amendments (1) and (2-title)
  • House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute (1) and Committee Amendments (1) and (2-title)
  • passed 93-0
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
04/26/22
  • line items vetoed (Acts Ch. 240)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions; add requirement that 51 percent of litigating entities with pending claims reach agreement; and add criteria of the negotiation class distribution metrics.
Index Headings Drugs and Medicines - Opioid abatement trust fund, proceeds from bankruptcy proceedings
Bankruptcy - Opioid abatement trust fund, proceeds from bankruptcy proceedings
Opioids - Opioid abatement trust fund
Courts, District - Opioid abatement trust fund

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions; specify that if the negotiation class distribution metrics established in In re National Prescription Opiate Litigation, MDL No. 2804, Case No. 1:17-md-02804, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, would result in a city receiving a sum total of less than $30,000 in any individual settlement, these payments shall be instead made to the county, consolidated local government, or urban-county government in which the city sits.
Index Headings Courts, District - Opioid abatement trust fund, settlement proceeds
Drugs and Medicines - Opioid abatement trust fund
Bankruptcy - Opioid abatement trust fund, proceeds from bankruptcy proceedings
Opioids - Opioid abatement trust fund

Amendment Senate Committee Amendment 1
Summary Retain original provisions and establish the local government fee fund, which consists of moneys received from the national contingency fee fund established by the National Prescription Opiate Litigation, to be allocated to each county, consolidated local government, urban-county government, and city within the Commonwealth to pay counsel; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings Courts, Circuit - National Prescription Opiate Litigation, local government fee fund
Drugs and Medicines - Local government fee fund, moneys from National Prescription Opiate Litigation
Opioids - National Prescription Opiate Litigation, local government fee fund
Effective Dates, Emergency - National Prescription Opiate Litigation, local government fee fund

Amendment Senate Committee Amendment 2
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Title Amendments - HB 92/GA

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