SECOND REGULAR SESSION
93RD GENERAL ASSEMBLY
STEPHEN S. DAVIS, Chief Clerk
To amend chapter 198, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to medical malpractice insurance for long-term care facilities.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Chapter 198, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 198.033, to read as follows:
198.033. Beginning January 1, 2007, any long-term care facility licensed under this chapter shall, as a condition of such licensure, provide at least annually to the department of health and senior services satisfactory evidence of a medical malpractice insurance policy of at least five hundred thousand dollars.