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2021 Other Legislative Item House Bill 253

Other Legislative Item House Bill 253 High School Graduation Requirements Summary HB 253 would require completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form as a high school graduation requirement, and support students in meeting the requirement. Status HB 253 is sponsored by Representative Regina Huff. Awaiting Committee Assignment

By |2021-01-18T16:55:30-05:00January 18th, 2021|Bill Tracker|

2021 Other Legislative Item House Bill 064

Other Legislative Item House Bill 64 Expand Preschool Education Programs Summary HB 64 would expand eligibility for preschool education programs to children who reside in households with an income at or below 200% of the federal poverty level. Status HB 64 is sponsored by Representative Josie Raymond. Awaiting Committee Assignment

By |2021-01-18T15:55:55-05:00January 18th, 2021|Bill Tracker|

2021 Other Legislative Item Senate Bill 042

Other Legislative Item Senate Bill 42 Require Suicide Prevention Training for Certain Professionals Summary SB 42 would require that training programs in suicide assessment, treatment, and management include cultural diversity for certain professionals. Status SB 42 is sponsored by Senator Reginald Thomas and has been assigned to the Senate Health and Welfare Committee. Awaiting Committee Hearing

By |2021-01-18T15:38:18-05:00January 18th, 2021|Bill Tracker|

2021 Other Legislative Item Senate Bill 023

Other Legislative Item Senate Bill 23 Require Health Disparity Impact Reviews Summary SB 23 would require the Legislative Research Commission to identify any bill, amendment, or committee sub that may result in a health disparity impact and require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to carry out a health disparity review, if necessary, within 30 days. Status SB 23 is sponsored by Senator Gerald Neal. Awaiting Committee Assignment [...]

By |2021-01-18T14:07:23-05:00January 18th, 2021|Bill Tracker|

2021 Other Legislative Item Senate Bill 021

Other Legislative Item Senate Bill 21 Support Youth Mental Health Summary SB 21 would permit voluntary transport to a hospital or psychiatric facility with authorization from the facility and signed consent from patient, or parent if under 16 years old, parent and patient consent if minor is over age 16. It would also establish that any qualified mental health professional may provide outpatient mental health counseling to a child who is age [...]

By |2021-01-18T13:43:54-05:00January 18th, 2021|Bill Tracker|

2021 Blueprint Legislative Priority House Bill 054

Blueprint Legislative Priority Allow paid family leave to state employees House Bill 54 would allow state employees to access 12 weeks of paid family leave after the birth or adoption of a child. Review the Blueprint for Kentucky’s Children policy priority fact sheet here. Status HB 54  is sponsored by Representative Jason Nemes. Awaiting Committee Assignment

By |2021-01-18T12:15:27-05:00January 18th, 2021|Bill Tracker|
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