RI S2226 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Passed on July 2 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-07-02 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


Requires hospitals to offer immunization against influenza virus to all inpatients sixty-five (65) years of age or older from October to March of the following year.

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Licensing Of Health Care Facilities - Influenza Immunization


Roll Calls

2018-06-20 - House - Passage as amended in concurrence (Y: 66 N: 3 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-05-31 - Senate - Influenza immunization approval of amendment (Y: 35 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-05-31 - Senate - Passage as amended (Y: 35 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-07-02SenateSigned by Governor
2018-07-02SenateTransmitted to Governor
2018-06-20HouseHouse passed as amended in concurrence
2018-06-19HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/20/2018)
2018-06-19HouseCommittee recommends passage as amended in concurrence
2018-06-16HouseScheduled for consideration (06/19/2018)
2018-06-01HouseReferred to House H.E.W.
2018-05-31SenateSenate passed as amended (floor amendment)
2018-05-29SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (05/31/2018)
2018-05-24SenateCommittee recommends passage
2018-05-18SenateScheduled for consideration (05/24/2018)
2018-05-01SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2018-04-27SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/01/2018)
2018-02-01SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Health and Human Services


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Bill Comments