DE HB208 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Passed on February 14 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-02-14 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This Act renames the Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection to the Division of Health Care Quality and strengthens the Division's ability to protect Delawareans receiving long term, acute, or outpatient health care. The new name better describes the Division which now includes not only long term care, but also acute and outpatient care facilities and agencies.

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An Act To Amend Title 29 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Division Of Long Term Care Residents Protection.


Roll Calls

2018-01-23 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 20 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-06-28 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2018-02-14 Signed by Governor
2018-01-23 Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
2018-01-17 Reported Out of Committee (Health, Children & Social Services) in Senate with 4 On Its Merits
2017-06-29 Assigned to Health, Children & Social Services Committee in Senate
2017-06-28 Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 ABSENT
2017-06-14 Reported Out of Committee (Health & Human Development) in House with 8 On Its Merits
2017-06-01 Introduced and Assigned to Health & Human Development Committee in House

Delaware State Sources

Bill Comments