SB 429 Requires the Department of Health and Senior Services to issue recommendations on adequate nurse staffing levels in certain health care facilities
Sponsor: Ridgeway
LR Number: 1886S.01I Fiscal Note:
Committee: Health, Mental Health, Seniors and Families
Last Action: 3/10/2011 - Second Read and Referred S Health, Mental Health, Seniors and Families Committee Journal Page: S437
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2011

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SB 429 - This act requires, by December 31, 2012, the Department of Health and Senior Services to issue recommendations on adequate nurse staffing levels in health care facilities licensed under chapters 197 and 198. Such recommendations shall be issued through the promulgation of rules.

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