Nursing homes; increases staffing and care standards. (HB568)

Introduced By

Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Nursing home standards of care. Increases the staffing and care standards in nursing homes to require a minimum of specific direct care services to each resident per 24-hour period. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/06/2014Committee
01/06/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14103140D
01/06/2014Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/09/2014Assigned HWI sub: # 3
01/15/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB568)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB568)
01/30/2014Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/12/2014Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions

Comments

spotter writes:

A good bill, long overdue solution to a serious problem.