Nursing home patients; notice to Long-Term Care Ombudsman when patient is discharged or transferred. (HB159)

Introduced By

Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Discharge or transfer of nursing home patients; notice to the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman. Provides that in cases in which a nursing home patient is involuntarily transferred or discharged from a nursing home, a copy of the written notice of such transfer or discharge shall be sent to the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman at the same time such notice is sent to the patient. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/06/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101364D
01/06/2012Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/19/2012Continued to 2013 in Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/19/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB159)
11/29/2012Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions