2012 Regular Session


File Code: Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Sponsored By:
Senators Pugh, Benson, Forehand, King, Klausmeier, Muse, Peters, and Rosapepe
Mental Hygiene Administration - State Facilities - Surveillance Cameras


Requiring the Mental Hygiene Administration to install and maintain a video surveillance camera system in each of the State facilities under the direction of the Administration; and requiring that specified video surveillance camera systems installed and maintained in specified State facilities be used to monitor the activities of patients in State facilities to ensure the safety of patients and facility staff.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Unfavorable Report by Finance Withdrawn
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Electronic Surveillance -see also- Wiretapping
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Mental Health
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
State Employees

Bill affects the following Statute:

Health - General
( 10-415 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Not available at this time
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :