House Bill 179

Last Action 02/27/24: reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Title AN ACT relating to insurance for loss of income and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Current
Bill Request Number 250
Sponsors S. Heavrin, S. Dietz, C. Aull, L. Burke, B. Chester-Burton, M. Clines, N. Kulkarni, K. Moser, R. Palumbo, R. Roarx, R. Roberts, S. Stalker, C. Stevenson, K. Timoney, S. Witten
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 304.3-110 to authorize life and health insurers to transact disability income and paid family leave insurance; make technical corrections; create new sections of Subtitle 5 of KRS Chapter 304 to define "disability income insurance" and "paid family leave insurance" and specify how each is to be classified and filed; amend KRS 304.9-030 to include paid family leave insurance in life and health lines of authority; establish Subtitle 53 of KRS Chapter 304 and create new sections thereof to regulate paid family leave insurance; establish paid family leave insurance requirements, authorized scope of benefits, disclosure requirements, and authorized limitations; authorize the insurance commissioner to promulgate administrative regulations to enforce Subtitle 53 of KRS Chapter 304; create short title; amend KRS 304.17A-005, 304.18-010, and 304.36-030 to conform; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version Effective Dates, Emergency - Paid Family Leave Insurance Act
Emergency Medical Services - First responders, paid family leave insurance
Firefighters and Fire Departments - Paid family leave insurance
Insurance - Paid family leave insurance
Military Affairs and Civil Defense - Active duty, paid family leave insurance
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Paid family leave insurance
Personnel and Employment - Paid family leave insurance
Children and Minors - Paid family leave insurance
Short Titles and Popular Names - Paid Family Leave Insurance Act
Workforce - Paid family leave insurance
Votes Vote History


  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
  • to Banking & Insurance (H)
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, January 22, 2024
  • 3rd reading, passed 92-1
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
  • to Banking & Insurance (S)
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar

Last updated: 2/27/2024 6:17 PM (EST)