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Administrative Regulation Notices
In accordance with 2021 special session SB Bill 2, the Department for Public Health filed the following emergency administrative regulations with the Legislative Research Commission (LRC) Oct, 1, 2021. These administrative regulations will be published on the
902 KAR 2:230E, COVID-19 antibody administration center.
This new emergency administrative regulation references the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) guidance for monoclonal antibody administration, including patient eligibility criteria and treatment protocols to ensure proper patient identification and treatment protocols for the administration of monoclonal antibodies to treat COVID-19 infection.
902 KAR 2:240E, COVID-19 test acquisition and distribution.
The Cabinet is to assist and support hospitals, licensed health care providers, jails, prisons, homeless shelters, local health departments and other entities in acquiring sufficient COVID-19 tests, develop a plan for statewide COVID-19 test distribution and distribute all COVID-19 tests. The Kentucky Department for Public Health will coordinate testing operations in accordance with federal and state requirements and distribute any COVID-19 test available upon request. To the extent funding and supplies are available, KDPH will obtain and distribute BinazNOW™ antigen test cards to jails, prisons, homeless shelters, local health departments and other entities.
902 KAR 2:250E, COVID-19 vaccine storage.
This new emergency administrative regulation references the most current vaccine storage protocols available from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Department for Public Health filed the following administrative regulations with the Legislative Research Commission (LRC) Aug. 12, 2021. These administrative regulations will be published on the
902 KAR 2:020. Reportable disease surveillance.
The amendment adds an updated form for reporting multi-drug resistant organisms and updates the HIV reporting criteria.
902 KAR 10:121. Plan review, annual permitting and inspection fees for public swimming and bathing facilities, including splash pads operated by local governments.
The amendment establishes a reasonable schedule of fees for reviewing construction plans and conducting construction inspections, inspecting public swimming and bathing facilities including interactive water features, spray and splash pads or parks and beaches and permitting of these facilities. This change fees is consistent with the costs incurred by LHDs and the Cabinet to perform these tasks.
Public hearing and public comment period
If requested, a public hearing on this administrative regulation will be held Nov. 22, 2021, at 9 a.m. in Suites A and B, Health Services Building, First Floor, 275 East Main Street, Frankfort, Kentucky, 40621. Those interested in attending must notify the Cabinet in writing by Nov. 15, 2021, five work days prior to the hearing, of their intent to attend. If no notification of intent to attend is received by that date, the hearing may be canceled. This hearing is open to the public. All who attend will have an opportunity to comment on the proposed administrative regulation. A transcript of the public hearing will be made on request. Those who do not wish to comment at the public hearing may submit written comments until Nov. 30, 2021. Send written notification of intent to attend or written comments on the proposed administrative regulation to the contact listed below. In the event of an emergency, the public hearing will be held via Zoom. Zoom invitations will be emailed to each requester before the hearing. Copies of the statement of consideration and, if applicable, the amended after comments version will be provided on request.
Contact: Krista Quarles, Office of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
275 East Main Street 5 W-A
Frankfort, KY 40621
Phone: (502) 564-6746
Fax: (502) 564-7091
Administrative Regulations in Process
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