House Bill 231 (2010)

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House Bill 231 (or BR 340 2010) was introduced on January 11, 2010 by Representatives Jimmie Lee, Tom Burch, Larry Clark, Joni L. Jenkins, Mary Lou Marzian, Reginald Meeks, Harry Moberly, Darryl T. Owens, Ruth Ann Palumbo, Don Pasley, Jody Richards, Jim Wayne, and Susan Westrom to the 2010 General Assembly.

It is an act relating to specialty residential treatment centers.

BR 340 proposes to create a new section of KRS Chapter 216B to establish specialty residential treatment centers; define terms; require the centers to be licensed in accordance with KRS 216B.105 and to meet certificate of need requirements; provide for the requirements of the centers; require to implement the establishment and licensing of the treatment centers the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to promulgate administrative regulations; require an annual report to be provided to the Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare; and amend KRS 216B.455 to delete the provisions that create psychiatric residential treatment facility districts.[1]



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