Bill Status of HB5311 94th General Assembly
Short Description: NURSING HOME-INTERMEDIATE CARE
Rep. Lee A. Daniels
| 1/9/2007||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the MR/DD Community Care Act and amends the Nursing Home Care Act. Provides that all intermediate care facilities for the developmentally disabled and long-term care for under age 22 facilities shall be licensed by the Department of Public Health under the MR/DD Community Care Act instead of under the Nursing Home Care Act. Makes the provisions in the MR/DD Community Care Act substantially the same as those in the Nursing Home Care Act, including provisions for the rights of residents and responsibilities of facilities, licensing, violations and penalties, and transfer or discharge of residents. Amends the Illinois Act on the Aging, the Illinois Health Facilities Planning Act, the Illinois Income Tax Act, the Nursing Home Administrators Licensing and Disciplinary Act, the Illinois Public Aid Code, the Nursing Home Grant Assistance Act, and the Unified Code of Corrections to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 1/25/2006||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Lee A. Daniels|| 1/25/2006||House||First Reading|| 1/25/2006||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 1/9/2007||House||Session Sine Die|