CS/SB 1396: Nursing Homes
GENERAL BILL by Health Regulation ; Bogdanoff
Nursing Homes; Requires the trial judge to conduct an evidentiary hearing to determine the sufficiency of evidence for claims against certain persons relating to a nursing home. Limits noneconomic damages in a wrongful death action against the nursing home. Revises provisions relating to punitive damages against a nursing home. Prohibits discovery of the defendant's financial worth until the judge approves the pleading on punitive damages, etc.
Last Action: 5/7/2011 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Location: In committee/council (JU)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Health Regulation (HR)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary; Budget -SJ 105
• Introduced -SJ 105
• Original reference(s) removed: Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary; Budget
• References corrected to Health Regulation; Judiciary; Budget -SJ 269
• Now in Health Regulation
• On Committee agenda-- Health Regulation, 03/28/11, 3:15 pm, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Health Regulation, 04/12/11, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Health Regulation; YEAS 7 NAYS 5
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Judiciary -SJ 470
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 04/25/11, 9:45 am, 110 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 04/26/11, 9:45 am, 412 Knott Building --Not Received
• CS by Health Regulation read 1st time -SJ 485
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Judiciary
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