Substance abuse treatment or recovery service providers that receive state funding shall give pregnant women priority in accessing services and shall not refuse access to services solely due to pregnancy as long as the provider’s services are appropriate for pregnant women.
Effective: March 25, 2015

Terms Used In Kentucky Statutes 218A.274

  • State: when applied to a part of the United States, includes territories, outlying possessions, and the District of Columbia. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Treatment: when used in a criminal justice context, means targeted interventions that focus on criminal risk factors in order to reduce the likelihood of criminal behavior. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010

History: Created 2015 Ky. Acts ch. 66, sec. 12, effective March 25, 2015; and ch. 82, sec. 1, effective June 24, 2015.
Legislative Research Commission Note (3/25/2015). This statute was created with identical text in 2015 Ky. Acts chs. 66 and 82. These Acts have been codified together.