Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 975
Session Year 2021
 


AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE BILLS OF RIGHTS FOR LONG-TERM CARE RESIDENTS AND AUTHORIZING THE USE OF RESIDENT TECHNOLOGY FOR VIRTUAL VISITATION AND VIRTUAL MONITORING.

To affirm that residents of long-term care facilities have the right to treat their living quarters as their homes and have the same rights as all other state residents, including the right to use technology of their choice for purposes, including, but not limited to, virtual visitation and file grievances for violations of their rights.

Introduced by:
Aging Committee

 New today  2-4 days old  5 days & older

Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/16/2021Signed by the Governor
 6/10/2021Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/10/2021Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/9/2021(LCO)Public Act 21-55
 6/3/2021In Concurrence
 6/3/2021House Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 6/3/2021House Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/14/2021House Calendar Number 505
 5/14/2021Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/13/2021On Consent Calendar
 5/13/2021Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/13/2021Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 8481
 3/29/2021(LCO)File Number 193
 3/29/2021Senate Calendar Number 155
 3/29/2021Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 3/29/2021(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/22/2021(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/29/21 10:00 AM
 3/12/2021(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/11/2021(AGE)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/3/2021Public Hearing 03/09
 3/2/2021Referred to Joint Committee on Aging

Co-sponsors of SB-975

Sen. Paul M. Formica, 20th Dist.
Sen. Catherine A. Osten, 19th Dist.
Sen. Kevin C. Kelly, 21st Dist.
Sen. Saud Anwar, 3rd Dist.
Rep. Bobby G. Gibson, 15th Dist.
Rep. Tim Ackert, 8th Dist.
Rep. Kara Rochelle, 104th Dist.
Rep. Tom Delnicki, 14th Dist.
Rep. Tami Zawistowski, 61st Dist.
Rep. Jaime S. Foster, 57th Dist.
Rep. Whit Betts, 78th Dist.
Rep. Irene M. Haines, 34th Dist.
Rep. Christine Conley, 40th Dist.
Rep. Michelle L. Cook, 65th Dist.
Rep. Robin Green, 55th Dist.
Rep. Anthony J. D'Amelio, 71st Dist.
Rep. Joseph H. Zullo, 99th Dist.
Rep. Nicole Klarides-Ditria, 105th Dist.
Rep. Laura M. Devlin, 134th Dist.
Rep. Quentin W. Phipps, 100th Dist.
Rep. Jane M. Garibay, 60th Dist.
Rep. Maria P. Horn, 64th Dist.
Rep. Gary A. Turco, 27th Dist.
Rep. Jason Doucette, 13th Dist.
Sen. Kevin D. Witkos, 8th Dist.
Sen. Eric C. Berthel, 32nd Dist.
Rep. John-Michael Parker, 101st Dist.
Sen. Paul Cicarella, 34th Dist.
Rep. Christie M. Carpino, 32nd Dist.

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