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2014 Senate Bill 938: Revise nursing home regulation detail
  1. Introduced by Sen. Goeff Hansen (R) on May 14, 2014, to revise the extensive regulatory regime imposed on nursing homes, so as to establish that patient care policies and compliance procedures should be based on nationally recognized guidelines or best-practices (rather than a similar but less specific prescription in current law), along with other detail changes.
    • Referred to the Senate Health Policy Committee on May 14, 2014.
      • Reported in the Senate on August 13, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
  2. Passed 33 to 0 in the Senate on August 13, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on August 27, 2014.
    • Referred to the House Health Policy Committee on August 27, 2014.