Certificate of public need; nursing homes, charity care. (SB336)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Certificate of public need; nursing homes; charity care. Exempts nursing homes from the requirement that applicants for a certificate of public need agree to provide a specified level of charity care to indigent persons or accept patients requiring specialized care, facilitate the development and operation of primary and specialty medical care services in designated medically underserved areas of the applicant's service area, or both. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101136D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/25/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB336)
02/01/2022Assigned Education sub: Certificate of Public Need
02/10/2022Stricken at request of patron in Education and Health (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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