Bill Status of HB5226 95th General Assembly
Short Description: NURSING HOME-EXPLOITATION
Rep. Lou Lang, Naomi D. Jakobsson, Al Riley, Lisa M. Dugan and Elizabeth Coulson
(Sen. William Delgado)
| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Nursing Home Care Act. Prohibits an owner, licensee, administrator, employee, or agent of a nursing home from exploiting a resident. Requires a nursing home employee or agent who becomes aware of such exploitation to report it. Effective immediately.
House Committee Amendment No. 1
Provides that neither the Governor nor any agency or agency head under the jurisdiction of the Governor has any rulemaking authority under the amendatory Act, but that the Governor may suggest rules by filing them with the General Assembly and requesting that the General Assembly authorize such rulemaking by law, enact the suggested rules into law, or take other appropriate action in the General Assembly's discretion.
House Committee Amendment No. 2
Changes references from "exploitation" to "financial exploitation", and provides that for the purpose of these provisions in the Nursing Home Care Act, "financial exploitation" has the meaning described in provisions of the Criminal Code of 1961 in connection with the offense of financial exploitation of an elderly person or a person with a disability.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/14/2008||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Lou Lang|| 2/14/2008||House||First Reading|| 2/14/2008||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 2/20/2008||House||Assigned to Human Services Committee|| 2/27/2008||House||House Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Human Services Committee|| 2/27/2008||House||House Committee Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Human Services Committee|| 2/27/2008||House||House Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Human Services Committee; by Voice Vote|| 2/27/2008||House||House Committee Amendment No. 2 Adopted in Human Services Committee; by Voice Vote|| 2/27/2008||House||Do Pass as Amended / Short Debate Human Services Committee; 009-000-000|| 2/27/2008||House||Placed on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate|| 2/27/2008||House||Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Naomi D. Jakobsson|| 2/27/2008||House||Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley|| 2/27/2008||House||Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Lisa M. Dugan|| 2/27/2008||House||Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Coulson|| 2/28/2008||House||Second Reading - Short Debate|| 2/28/2008||House||Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate|| 3/6/2008||House||Third Reading - Short Debate - Passed 104-000-000|| 3/6/2008||Senate||Arrive in Senate|| 3/6/2008||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of First Reading March 11, 2008|| 3/13/2008||Senate||Chief Senate Sponsor Sen. William Delgado|| 3/19/2008||Senate||First Reading|| 3/19/2008||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 5/15/2008||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 22, 2008; Substantive House Bills Out of Committee|| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|