2011 Regular Session


File Code: Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Sponsored By:
Senators Muse, Kelley, and Madaleno
Nursing Homes - Staffing Requirements


Requiring a nursing home, on or before May 1, 2013, to provide sufficient staff to ensure that at least 3.67 hours of direct care are provided per resident per day; requiring a nursing home, on or before May 1, 2013, to distribute nursing staff to meet specified minimum shift ratios; requiring a nursing home to submit a proposed shift schedule to the Office of Health Care Quality at least 1 week before the schedule is to be implemented; 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 Senate Rules
Re-referred Finance
Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Electronic Government
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Job Training
Nursing Homes -see also- Continuing Care; Long-Term Care
Rules and Regulations
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 19-1410 , 19-1410 , 19-1410.2 )


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