2011 Regular Session


File Code: Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Sponsored By:
Senators Kelley, Forehand, Garagiola, Jones-Rodwell, Klausmeier, Middleton, Montgomery, and Pugh
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Emergency Standards for Moderate Sedation


Requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to adopt regulations for health care practice sites where moderate sedation is conducted; requiring the regulations to address appropriate emergency supplies and equipment and appropriate standards and procedures to be followed in the event of an emergency; and establishing a penalty for a violation of regulations.

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 3/2 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Verna L. Jones-Rodwell, District 44
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Emergency Medical Services
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 13-3001 , 13-3002 , 13-3003 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered