MS SB2062 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on January 31 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-01-31 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Create The No Patient Left Alone Act; To Provide That Minor And Adult Patients Shall Have The Right To Designate A Visitor With Visitation Rights; To Authorize Hospitals To Establish Certain Visitation Policies; To Allow Hospital To Mandate Certain Safety Protocols And The Ability To Revoke Visitation Rights For Failure To Comply; To Prohibit The Termination, Suspension Or Waiver Of Visitation Rights By Certain Parties; To Provide Certain Limitations To These Rights; To Prohibit Hospitals From Requiring Patients Waive Certain Rights; To Require The Department Of Health To Develop Certain Informational Materials; And For Related Purposes.

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No Patient Left Alone Act; enact.



2023-01-31SenateDied In Committee
2023-01-09SenateReferred To Public Health and Welfare

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