House Bill 211

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Last Action 01/09/24: to Committee on Committees (H)
Title AN ACT relating to controlled substances.
Bill Documents Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1482
Sponsors K. Herron, L. Burke, B. Chester-Burton, N. Kulkarni
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS Chapter 211 to establish a program for harm reduction centers; amend possession of controlled substance statutes to reduce penalties; amend KRS 218A.275 to provide for referrals to treatment for persons charged with possession of controlled substances; amend KRS 218A.500 to decriminalize possession of items to test, store, or consume controlled substances; amend KRS 218A.992, 533.274, 431.078, 218A 275, and 218A.010 to conform; repeal KRS 218A.14151, 218A.1450, 218A.1451, 218A.1452, 27.099, and 218A.276; EFFECTIVE, in part, August 1, 2025.
Index Headings of Original Version Courts - Pretrial release, controlled substances, referral for treatment
Drugs and Medicines - Controlled substances, penalties, reduction
Drugs and Medicines - Harm reduction centers, establishment of program
Health and Medical Services - Harm reduction centers, establishment of program
Local Mandate - Harm reduction centers, establishment of program
Public Health - Harm reduction centers, establishment of program
Corrections Impact - Pretrial release, controlled substances, referral for treatment
Effective Dates, Delayed - August 1, 2025, references to repealed statutes

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01/09/24
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)


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