2008 Regular Session


File Code: Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Sponsored By:
Senator Gladden
Hospitals and Nursing Facilities - Staphylococcus Infections - Reporting


Requiring specified individuals to include specified information on a certificate of death; requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, in consultation with specified groups and stakeholders, to develop a system regarding the reporting of specified staphylococcus infections; requiring the Department to make a specified report to specified committees of the General Assembly on or before December 1, 2008; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Finance
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death.
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Medical Examiners
Nursing Homes -see also- Continuing Care; Long Term Care
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Vital Records

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 4-212 , 19-308.9 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered