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SB 1606: Long-term Care Facility Residents


Long-term Care Facility Residents; Requiring that providers of certain services to a resident of a nursing home facility have the right to have reasonable access to the resident which is free of charge; prohibiting an assisted living facility from charging providers of certain services to a resident for reasonable access to the resident; requiring that reasons for a resident’s relocation from an assisted living facility be provided to the resident or the resident’s legal representative, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Health Policy
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Health Policy (HP)
  2. Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
  3. Rules (RC)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    3/1/2019 Senate • Filed
    3/8/2019 Senate • Referred to Health Policy; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Rules -SJ 209
    3/13/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 209
    5/3/2019 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Health Policy

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  • SB 1606, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/1/2019 at 9:53 AM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Citations - Statutes (2)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    400.022 Residents’ rights. Page 1 (pdf)
    429.28 Resident bill of rights. Page 2 (pdf)

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