HB 655 (2018) -  Nursing Homes and Related Health Care Facilities

by Edwards-Walpole (CO-SPONSORS) Slosberg
Requires public utilities to prioritize certain health care facilities for restoration of power in emergencies; requires such facilities to have operational emergency power source & sufficient fuel supply; requires Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman to conduct unannounced quality-of-care evaluations of certain health & long-term care facilities; authorizes AHCA to impose specified civil penalties & administrative fines for certain violations.
Effective Date: July 1, 2018
Last Event: Died in Health Innovation Subcommittee on Saturday, March 10, 2018 12:00 AM

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Health Innovation Subcommittee Time: 03/10/2018 - 12:00 AM Member: Committee: Health Innovation Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 03/10/2018 - 12:00 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 01/09/2018 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Health Innovation Subcommittee Time: 11/27/2017 - 1:59 PM Member: Committee: Health Innovation Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 11/27/2017 - 1:59 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 11/27/2017 - 1:59 PM Member: Committee: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health Innovation Subcommittee Time: 11/27/2017 - 1:59 PM Member: Committee: Health Innovation Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 11/14/2017 - 8:17 AM Member: Edwards-Walpole Committee: Version: __