HI SB237 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 22 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-04 - The committee on PSM deferred the measure.
Pending: Senate Public Safety, Intergovernmental and Military Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Raises the standard of care for the State's veteran homes, long term care facilities and nursing homes in response to the COVID-19 pandemic by describing requirements for care facility licensing and leadership, implementing standards of recordkeeping, creating protocols for emergencies and personal protective equipment, and establishes a hotline for complaints. Sunsets 6/30/2026.

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Relating To Care Facilities.



2021-02-04SenateThe committee on PSM deferred the measure.
2021-02-04SenateThe committee on HMS deferred the measure.
2021-02-01SenateThe committee(s) on PSM/HMS has scheduled a public hearing on 02-04-21 3:00PM in conference room Via Videoconference.
2021-01-25SenateReferred to PSM/HMS, JDC.
2021-01-22SenatePassed First Reading.


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