Those who overdose on heroin or other opioid drugs in Kentucky’s largest population areas would be immediately detained by first responders and taken to a hospital under a bill that has passed the House.

For Immediate ReleaseMarch 20, 2018Opioid overdose bill goes to SenateFRANKFORT—Those who overdose on heroin or other opioid drugs in Kentucky’s largest population areas would be immediately detained by first responders and taken to a hospital under a bill that has passed the House. House Bill 428, sponsored by Rep. Kimberly Poore Moser, R-Taylor Mill, would …

Kentucky: New laws go into effect July 15

    For Immediate Release July 11, 2016 New laws go into effect July 15 FRANKFORT -- New laws approved during the Kentucky General Assembly's 2016 regular session go into effect on July 15. Among the over 90 new laws taking effect this week is legislation to allow Kentucky’s courts to permanently seal the criminal …

Kentucky Legislative Update

    Legislative Update Submitted by Senator Reginald Thomas Now that the 2016 Legislative Session is behind us, I would like to update you on some of the accomplishments made by the Kentucky General Assembly over the past several months.  Most importantly, we fulfilled our constitutional mandate by approving an executive, legislative and judicial budget. …