2012 Regular Session


File Code: Health Care Facilities and Regulation Prior Year Introduction As: HB 1162/10 - HGO Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 316
Sponsored By:
Delegates B. Robinson, Cane, Conaway, Glenn, Kaiser, McComas, Stukes, and Washington
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Health Care Facilities - Abuser Registry


Requiring the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene to establish a registry that includes specified information on employees of health care facilities who were terminated for abusing or neglecting a specified individual in a health care facility; requiring the placement of the employee on the registry under specified circumstances; authorizing specified health care facilities to have access to the registry; prohibiting a health care facility from employing an individual listed in the registry; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/9 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
Delegate Mary L. Washington, District 43

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Developmental Disabilities
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Elderly Persons
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Home Care Services -see also- Respite Care
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 19-114 , 19-347.1 , 19-351 )


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
Committee Votes :
Health and Government Operations