2009 Regular Session


File Code: Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Sponsored By:
Delegates Nathan-Pulliam, Benson, Bromwell, Hubbard, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Riley, and Tarrant
Hospitals - Financial Assistance Policy and Financial Assistance Application - Notices


Requiring each hospital to provide every patient with a written notice that contains information about the hospital's financial assistance policy and the availability of a financial assistance application; requiring the notice to be made available in specified languages; and specifying locations in which a specified notice must be posted in a hospital.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 3/5 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Eric M. Bromwell, District 8
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Medical Assistance

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 19-214.1 , 19-214.1 , 19-214.1 , 19-214.1 )


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