Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 989
Session Year 2023
 


AN ACT CONCERNING NONPROFIT PROVIDER RETENTION OF CONTRACT SAVINGS, COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT AND STUDIES OF MEDICAID RATES OF REIMBURSEMENT, NURSING HOME TRANSPORTATION AND NURSING HOME WAITING LISTS.

To (1) require air conditioning in each room at a nursing home, (2) require notification of the State Ombudsman when a nursing home plans to involuntarily transfer or discharge a patient, (3) establish a grant program for transportation of nonambulatory nursing home residents to homes of family members, (4) make changes in waiting list requirements for nursing homes, (5) require transparent cost reporting by nursing homes, (6) establish minimum nursing home staffing levels, and (7) impose stricter penalties for violations.

Introduced by:
Human Services Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/28/2023Signed by the Governor
 6/22/2023Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/22/2023Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/21/2023(LCO)Public Act 23-186
 6/7/2023On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 6/7/2023Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 6/7/2023Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 6/7/2023Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A
 6/7/2023Disagreeing Action, Tabled for Calendar, Senate
 6/7/2023Transmitted Pursuant To Joint Rule 17
 6/7/2023House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 6/7/2023House Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 6/7/2023House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 10134
 6/7/2023House Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/26/2023House Calendar Number 604
 5/26/2023Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/25/2023Rules Suspended, Transmitted to the House
 5/25/2023Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/25/2023Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 8773
 5/9/2023Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 5/9/2023No New File by Committee on Judiciary
 5/9/2023(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 5/9/2023(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 5/9/2023(JUD)Joint Favorable
 5/3/2023Referred by Senate to Committee on Judiciary
 4/13/2023(LCO)File Number 554
 4/13/2023Senate Calendar Number 326
 4/13/2023Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/13/2023(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/6/2023(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/12/23 5:00 PM
 3/28/2023(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/28/2023(HS)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/10/2023Public Hearing 02/16
 2/9/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Human Services

Co-sponsors of SB-989

Rep. Dorinda Borer, 115th Dist.
Rep. Eleni Kavros DeGraw, 17th Dist.
Rep. David Michel, 146th Dist.
Rep. Kate Farrar, 20th Dist.
Sen. Herron Gaston, 23rd Dist.
Rep. Aimee Berger-Girvalo, 111th Dist.
Rep. Jason Doucette, 13th Dist.
Rep. Mitch Bolinsky, 106th Dist.
Rep. William Pizzuto, 71st Dist.
Rep. Patricia A. Dillon, 92nd Dist.
Rep. Kathleen M. McCarty, 38th Dist.
Sen. Matthew L. Lesser, 9th Dist.
Sen. Patricia Billie Miller, 27th Dist.
Sen. Rob Sampson, 16th Dist.
Sen. John A. Kissel, 7th Dist.
Sen. Jeff Gordon, 35th Dist.
Sen. Eric C. Berthel, 32nd Dist.
Sen. Lisa Seminara, 8th Dist.
Sen. Kevin C. Kelly, 21st Dist.

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