VA SB269 | 2018 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on January 15 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-01-18 - Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
Pending: House Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]

Summary

Patient notice of observation or outpatient status. Provides that, for Medicare patients placed in observation or outpatient status, any hospital that provides a written notice and an oral explanation of such notice to the patient that satisfies the federal requirements for such notice shall be deemed to have satisfied Virginia's requirements for such notice. The bill also extends the timeframe for the provision of the notice required by current law from 24 hours to 36 hours.

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Title

Medicare patients; patient notice of observation or outpatient status.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2018-01-16 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 1-N) (Y: 39 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-16 - Senate - Senate: Amendments by Senator reconsidered (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-16 - Senate - Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-12 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-11 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2018-01-18HouseReferred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
2018-01-18HouseRead first time
2018-01-18HousePlaced on Calendar
2018-01-16SenatePassed Senate (39-Y 1-N)
2018-01-16SenateReconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
2018-01-16SenateRead third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
2018-01-15SenateEngrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB269S1
2018-01-15SenateCommittee substitute agreed to 18104911D-S1
2018-01-15SenateReading of substitute waived
2018-01-15SenateRead second time
2018-01-12SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
2018-01-11SenateIncorporates SB281 (Barker)
2018-01-11SenateCommittee substitute printed 18104911D-S1
2018-01-11SenateReported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
2018-01-05SenateReferred to Committee on Education and Health
2018-01-05SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100970D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
321137.04(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources


Bill Comments

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