Certificate of public need; definition of 'medical care facility.' (SB1125)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


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Certificate of public need; definition of "medical care facility." Adds to the list of medical care facilities for which a certificate of public need is required any facility that has common ownership with an affiliated licensed hospital located within 35 miles of the facility and that includes, as part of the facility, a dedicated emergency department as defined in 42 C.F.R. § 489.24(b) that is subject to the requirements of the federal Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act. Amends § 32.1-102.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


12/27/2018: Awaiting a Vote in the Education and Health Committee


12/27/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101598D
12/27/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/18/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1125)

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