Assisted living facilities, licensed; access to temporary emergency electrical power source. (HB1511)

Introduced By

Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Del. Rob Krupicka (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Assisted living facilities; access to temporary emergency electrical power source. Requires the Board of Social Services to include in regulations governing licensed assisted living facilities a requirement that each licensed assisted living facility with six or more residents have a temporary emergency electric power source on site and be able to connect to and utilize such temporary emergency electrical power source for the provision of electricity during an interruption of normal electrical power supply, in order to protect the health, safety, and welfare of residents and ensure the continued delivery of vital services for residents. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/03/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101094D
01/03/2013Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/11/2013Assigned HWI sub: #4
01/14/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1511)
01/17/2013Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/05/2013Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions