RI H5012 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Passed on May 27 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-27 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


Mandates minimum staffing levels, standards for quality care for nursing homes and their residents, and provides wage increases subject to the rate of inflation.

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Nursing Home Staffing And Quality Care Act


Roll Calls

2021-05-04 - House - Passage As Amended (Y: 64 N: 9 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-05-04 - House - Passage Of Amendment (Y: 7 N: 54 NV: 13 Abs: 1) [FAIL]
2021-05-04 - House - Passage Of Amendment (Y: 13 N: 45 NV: 16 Abs: 1) [FAIL]
2021-05-04 - House - Passage Of Amendment (Y: 59 N: 0 NV: 15 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2021-05-27HouseSigned by Governor
2021-05-25HouseTransmitted to Governor
2021-05-25SenateSenate passed Sub A as amended in concurrence
2021-05-19SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (05/25/2021)
2021-05-13SenateCommittee recommends passage of Sub A as amended in concurrence
2021-05-07SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/13/2021)
2021-05-07SenateReferred to Senate Health and Human Services
2021-05-04HouseHouse passed Sub A as amended (floor amendment)
2021-04-30HousePlaced on House Calendar (05/04/2021)
2021-04-29HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2021-04-28HouseProposed Substitute
2021-04-27HouseScheduled for consideration (04/29/2021)
2021-03-04HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2021-03-02HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/04/2021)
2021-01-13HouseIntroduced, referred to House Finance

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Bill Comments