SB397C-LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES LICENSURE
Summary of the House Committee Version of the Bill

SCS SB 397 -- LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS

SPONSOR:  Stouffer (Schaaf)

COMMITTEE ACTION:  Voted "do pass by consent" by the Special
Committee on Healthcare Facilities by a vote of 5 to 0.

This substitute requires a signature on all documents for a
long-term care facility license application to ensure that the
documents are true and correct.

FISCAL NOTE:  No impact on state funds in FY 2008, FY 2009, and
FY 2010.

PROPONENTS:  Supporters say that eliminating the affidavit
requirement allows long-term care facilities to electronically
file documents required by the Department of Health and Senior
Services.

Testifying for the bill were Senator Stouffer; and Department of
Health and Senior Services.

OPPONENTS:  There was no opposition voiced to the committee.

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