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CS/CS/HB 539: Hospice Care
GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Health Innovation Subcommittee ; Harrell
Hospice Care; Revises deadline for certain rule adoptions by DEA, in conjunction with AHCA; requires department, in conjunction with agency, to adopt certain hospice outcome measures & make such measures public; authorizes hospice to assist in disposal of certain prescribed controlled substances; provides requirements for such disposals; revises confidentiality provisions for certain patient records.
Last Action: 5/2/2017 House - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 474 (Ch. 2017-119) -HJ 1064
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Health Innovation Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 70
• Introduced -HJ 70
• On Committee agenda-- Health Innovation Subcommittee, 03/20/17, 1:00 pm, Mashburn Hall
• CS by Health Innovation Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 407
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Health Innovation Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 400
• Original reference(s) removed: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
• CS referred to Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 450
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 450
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/20/17, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
• CS/CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 1 -HJ 792
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS/CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 791
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 805
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/27/17
• Temporarily postponed, on 2nd Reading -HJ 948
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 05/02/17
• Substituted CS/CS/SB 474 -HJ 1064
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 474 (Ch. 2017-119) -HJ 1064
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