Certificate of public need; nursing homes and hospitals, disaster exemption. (HB1870)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)


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Certificate of public need; nursing homes and hospitals; disaster exemption. Provides for a 30-day exemption from the requirement to obtain a certificate of public need for an increase in the total number of beds in nursing homes or hospitals if the State Health Commissioner has determined that a natural or man-made disaster has caused the evacuation of nursing homes or hospitals and that a public health emergency exists due to a shortage of nursing home or hospital beds. Amends § 32.1-102.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


01/11/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee


01/03/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101516D
01/03/2019Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/11/2019Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3

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