2009 Regular Session


File Code: Health Care Facilities and Regulation Prior Year Introduction As: SB 102/08 - FIN
Sponsored By:
Senator Gladden
Hospitals and Nursing Facilities - Health Care-Associated Infections Prevention and Control Program


Requiring hospitals and nursing facilities to establish a health care-associated infections prevention and control program; requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, in consultation with specified groups and stakeholders, to develop a system regarding the reporting of specified health care-associated infections; requiring the Department to make a specified report to specified committees of the General Assembly on or before December 1, 2009; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Nursing Homes -see also- Continuing Care; Long Term Care

Bill affects the following Statute:

Health - General
( 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