Mary Kathryn

2017 Legislative Session Recap

The 2017 Legislative Session is all but over. While we did not see either of our bills passed into law this year, progress was still made. Here is a recap of the events that took place. Jan 6- HB148, our House bill, was filed Jan 7- SB105, our Senate bill, was filed and sent to the Senate Health & Welfare committee. Feb 7- HB148 was sent to the House Health & Family Services Committee. KHBC leadership met with Rep. Addia…

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SB 105 in Licensing & Occupations 2/21/17

You can watch the recorded hearing from February 21 here. The majority of the meeting is on the topic of SB105. First, you testimony from KHBC, followed by opposing testimony from several members of the medical community. The end result was that the chair of the committee, Sen. Schickel, did not entertain a motion for a vote. He did, however, vow to work with us in the interim Tuesday, February 21, 2017 – 2:30pm EST Capitol Annex – Room 171 702…

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Lobby Day – February 14

Tuesday, February 14 8:30am – 1:00pm EST Capitol Annex Building, Room 171 702 Capitol Ave, Frankfort, KY RSVP on Facebook Click here to let us know you plan to attend and answer some questions to help us plan. Please join us for a day of meetings with legislators. We are working on logistics for overnight home hosting for those from further away, childcare while parents are in meetings, and carpooling options. What to expect: When you fill out our form…

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