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Panera Bread Fundraiser in Louisville – April 13

April 13, 2017 4:00pm – 8:00pm EST Panera Bread 1534 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY 40205 Come enjoy some dinner, chat with friends, and support Kentucky Home Birth Coalition! You must hand in a hard copy or show an electronic version of the flyer upon placing the order. The more flyers presented, the more money raised to support KHBC. (Note that we cannot hand out flyers at Panera.) Bring your family and invite your friends! Download the flyer  

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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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