HB 615: Sovereign Immunity
GENERAL BILL by Coley
Sovereign Immunity; Provides that certain health care providers & vendors who primarily serve clients with specified conditions may be considered agents & employees of state or its subdivisions with respect to such services while acting within scope of & pursuant to guidelines established in contractual agreement or Medicaid provider agreement; requires indemnification; provides construction of provisions.
Last Action: 5/7/2011 House - Died in Health and Human Services Access Subcommittee
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to HHS Access Subcommittee; Civil Justice Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 55
• Introduced -HJ 54
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health and Human Services Access Subcommittee
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