House Bill 274

Actions | Amendments
Last Action 03/26/24: signed by Governor
Title AN ACT relating to the practice of pharmacy.
Bill Documents Current
Introduced
Bill Request Number 231
Sponsors D. Bentley, S. Baker, J. Blanton, J. Branscum, R. Bridges, B. Chester-Burton, R. Duvall, C. Fugate, D. Hale, DJ Johnson, D. Lewis, M. Lockett, K. Moser, A. Neighbors, R. Palumbo, M. Pollock, P. Pratt, R. Raymer, J. Raymond, S. Riley, S. Sharp, T. Smith, S. Stalker, P. Stevenson, N. Tate, W. Williams, L. Willner
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 315.010 and 315.205 to permit pharmacists to administer vaccines to children three years of age or older pursuant to prescriber-approved protocols with the consent of a parent or guardian.
Index Headings of Original Version Diseases - Immunization of children, by pharmacists
Drugs and Medicines - Immunization of children, by pharmacists
Health and Medical Services - Immunization of children, by pharmacists
Pharmacists - Immunization of children
Children and Minors - Immunization, by pharmacists
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Senate Floor Amendment 1
Senate Floor Amendment 2
Senate Floor Amendment 3
Votes Vote History

Actions

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01/16/24
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)
01/24/24
  • to Health Services (H)
02/01/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
02/02/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, February 05, 2024
02/05/24
  • 3rd reading, passed 94-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
02/06/24
  • received in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
03/04/24
  • to Health Services (S)
03/13/24
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
03/14/24
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/15/24
  • floor amendments (1-title), (2) and (3) filed
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 22, 2024
03/22/24
  • 3rd reading
  • floor amendments (1-title) (2) and (3) withdrawn
  • passed 26-11
03/25/24
  • received in House
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
03/26/24
  • signed by Governor

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except increase the minimum age of children pharmacists would be permitted to vaccinate to five years of age instead of three.
Index Headings Diseases - Immunization of children, by pharmacists
Drugs and Medicines - Immunization of children, by pharmacists
Health and Medical Services - Immunization of children, by pharmacists
Pharmacists - Immunization of children
Children and Minors - Immunization, by pharmacists

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor L. Tichenor
Summary Make title amendment.
Index Headings Title Amendments - HB 274/GA

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 2
Sponsor L. Tichenor
Summary Create a new section of KRS Chapter 214 to prohibit a requirement for any individual to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, modified ribonucleic acid (modRNA) vaccine, or messenger ribonucleic acid (mRNA) vaccine for the purposes of student enrollment, employment, or medical treatment in the Commonwealth.
Index Headings Diseases - COVID-19, modRNA, and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Education, Elementary and Secondary - COVID-19, modRNA, and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Education, Higher - COVID-19, modRNA, and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Health and Medical Services - COVID-19, modRNA, and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Labor and Industry - COVID-19, modRNA, and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Personnel and Employment - COVID-19, modRNA, and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Public Health - COVID-19, modRNA, and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Science and Technology - COVID-19, modRNA, and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Workforce - COVID-19, modRNA, and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement

Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 3
Sponsor L. Tichenor
Summary Retain original provisions, amend KRS 315.205 to prohibit an employer from not making religious or medical exemptions to vaccinations available to employees.
Index Headings Diseases - COVID-19 and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Health and Medical Services - COVID-19 and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Labor and Industry - COVID-19 and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Personnel and Employment - COVID-19 and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Public Health - COVID-19 and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Science and Technology - COVID-19 and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement
Workforce - COVID-19 and mRNA vaccine, prohibition on requirement

Last updated: 4/14/2024 1:20 PM (EDT)