Nursing homes, etc.; authorized to hire certain persons convicted of misdemeanors. (SB620)

Introduced By

Sen. Charles Hawkins (R-Chatham)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Nursing homes, assisted living facilities, adult day care, home care organizations, and hospice; barrier crimes. Removes the phrase "moral turpitude" from the description of crimes that would constitute a barrier to employment in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, adult day care, home care organizations, and hospice care. This bill is identical to HB 1398. Read the Bill »


04/05/2006: signed by governor


01/13/2006Presented and ordered printed 063859736
01/13/2006Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/19/2006Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
01/20/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/20/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
01/23/2006Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2006Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 1-N)
01/24/2006VOTE: (38-Y 1-N)
01/24/2006Communicated to House
01/26/2006Placed on Calendar
01/26/2006Read first time
01/26/2006Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/16/2006Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (22-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006Read second time
02/20/2006Passed by for the day
02/21/2006Read third time
02/21/2006Committee amendments agreed to
02/21/2006Engrossed by House as amended
02/21/2006Passed House with amendments (72-Y 26-N 1-A)
02/21/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (72-Y 26-N 1-A)
02/23/2006House amendments agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N)
02/23/2006VOTE: (39-Y 1-N)
02/28/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB620ER)
03/01/2006Signed by Speaker
03/02/2006Signed by President
04/05/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 764 (effective 7/1/06)
04/17/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0764)