CS/HB 1157: Freestanding Emergency Departments
GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Koster ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Beltran ; Leek ; Mooney ; Valdés
Freestanding Emergency Departments; Prohibits hospital-based off-campus emergency department from holding itself out to public as urgent care center; requires such departments to post signs containing specified statements; provides requirements for advertisement of such departments; requires AHCA & health insurers to post & annually update certain information on their websites.
• Referred to Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
• Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
• Referred to Health & Human Services Committee
• Now in Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Added to Finance & Facilities Subcommittee agenda
• Favorable by Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
• Reported out of Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
• Now in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
• Added to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee agenda
• Favorable by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
• Reported out of Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
• Now in Health & Human Services Committee
• Added to Health & Human Services Committee agenda
• Favorable with CS by Health & Human Services Committee
• Reported out of Health & Human Services Committee
• Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
• CS Filed
• 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
• Bill referred to House Calendar
• Added to Second Reading Calendar
• Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/15/2021)
• Amendment 335929 filed
• Read 2nd time
• Amendment 335929 adopted
• Read 3rd time
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 118, NAYS 0
• Immediately certified
• Message sent to senate
• In Messages
• Referred to Appropriations -SJ 500
• Received -SJ 500
• Withdrawn from Appropriations -SJ 678
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for CS/SB 1976 -SJ 678
• Read 2nd time -SJ 678
• Read 3rd time -SJ 678
• CS passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 1 -SJ 678
• In Messages
• Ordered enrolled
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2021-112
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