SB 719 Requires long-term care facilities to institute policies facilitating familial involvement in the well-being and support of its residents
Sponsor: Chappelle-Nadal
LR Number: 4770S.01I Fiscal Notes
Committee: Seniors, Families and Children
Last Action: 1/16/2018 - Second Read and Referred S Seniors, Families and Children Committee Journal Page: S147
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Effective Date: August 28, 2018

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Current Bill Summary

SB 719 - This act requires the Department of Health and Senior Services to strongly encourage all long-term care facilities licensed in this state to institute policies that will facilitate familial involvement in the well-being and support of residents of long-term care facilities.

This act is identical to SB 363 (2017), SB 670 (2016), SB 82 (2015), and SCS/SB 564 (2014) and substantially similar to SB 199 (2013) and SB 536 (2012).