Senate Bill 64

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 03/17/22: signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 17)
Title AN ACT relating to peer counseling for public safety employees.
Bill Documents Acts Chapter 17
Current/Final
Introduced
Bill Request Number 1348
Sponsors M. Wilson, D. Carroll, M. Nemes
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 65 to provide definitions, authorize any public agency to establish a peer support counseling program, and provide for confidentiality of communications within a peer support counseling program.
Index Headings of Original Version Counties - Peer support counseling programs, operations and confidentiality
Counties, Urban - Peer support counseling programs, operations and confidentiality
Charter County Government - Peer support counseling programs, operations and confidentiality
Emergency Medical Services - Peer support counseling programs, operations and confidentiality
Firefighters and Fire Departments - Peer support counseling programs, operations and confidentiality
Local Government - Peer support counseling programs, operations and confidentiality
Consolidated Local Governments - Peer support counseling programs, operations and confidentiality
Cities - Peer support counseling programs, operations and confidentiality
Mental Health - Peer support counseling programs, operations and confidentiality
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Peer support counseling programs, operations and confidentiality
Police, City and County - Peer support counseling programs, operations and confidentiality
Jump to Proposed Amendments Senate Floor Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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01/08/22
  • introduced in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
01/18/22
  • to State & Local Government (S)
01/26/22
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
01/27/22
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 01, 2022
01/31/22
  • floor amendment (1) filed
02/01/22
  • 3rd reading, passed 35-0 with Floor Amendment (1)
02/02/22
  • received in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
03/01/22
  • to Local Government (H)
03/02/22
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
03/03/22
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 04, 2022
03/09/22
  • 3rd reading, passed 98-0
03/10/22
  • received in Senate
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • delivered to Governor
03/17/22
  • signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 17)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor M. Wilson
Summary Amend Section 1 of the bill to provide peer support participants the same protections in disciplinary proceeding or civil or criminal proceedings, with exceptions, as any counselor-client privilege under the Kentucky Rules of Evidence for criminal or civil proceeding; create a new non-codified section establishing the Task Force for Public Safety Peer Support Best Practices and attaching it to the Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities for administrative purposes.
Index Headings Emergency Medical Services - Peer support participants, privilege from disclosure
Emergency Medical Services - Task Force for Public Safety Peer Support Best Practices
Firefighters and Fire Departments - Peer support participants, privilege from disclosure
Firefighters and Fire Departments - Task Force for Public Safety Peer Support Best Practices
Local Government - Peer support participants, privilege from disclosure
Local Government - Task Force for Public Safety Peer Support Best Practices
Mental Health - Peer support participants, privilege from disclosure
Mental Health - Task Force for Public Safety Peer Support Best Practices
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Peer support participants, privilege from disclosure
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Task Force for Public Safety Peer Support Best Practices
Police, City and County - Peer support participants, privilege from disclosure
Police, City and County - Task Force for Public Safety Peer Support Best Practices
State Agencies - Dept. for Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities, Peer Support Task Force
Cities - Peer support participants, privilege from disclosure
Cities - Task Force for Public Safety Peer Support Best Practices
Counties - Peer support participants, privilege from disclosure
Counties - Task Force for Public Safety Peer Support Best Practices
Task Forces, Executive Branch - Task Force for Public Safety Peer Support Best Practices

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