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S*0251 (Rat #0260, Act #0184 of 1987) General Bill, By Leatherman
    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Article 2 to Chapter 7 of Title 44 so as to enact the "Nursing Home Licensing Act of 1987"; to amend Section 44-7-130, relating to the State Hospital Construction and Franchising Act, so as to substitute nursing homes for nursing care and intermediate facilities within the definitions of "hospital" and "health care facility"; and to amend Section 44-7-320, relating to the franchising application required by a health care facility, so as to provide that if a certificate of need has been issued with special conditions or restrictions attached, the Department may remove these conditions or restrictions without requiring a new franchising application; and to amend Chapter 6, Title 44, relating to the State Health and Human Services Finance Commission, by adding Section 44-6-220 so as to require all applications for admission to a nursing home to contain a notice signed by the applicant which states the eligibility qualifications for Medicaid-sponsored long-term care services.-amended title
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01/15/87Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-162
01/15/87Senate Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs SJ-162
04/01/87Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical Affairs SJ-1112
04/08/87Senate Amended SJ-1212
04/08/87Senate Read second time SJ-1214
04/08/87Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-1214
04/21/87Senate Special order SJ-1406
04/29/87Senate Amended SJ-1581
04/29/87Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-1581
04/30/87House Introduced and read first time HJ-2356
04/30/87House Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-2357
05/27/87House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-3228
06/02/87House Amended HJ-3410
06/02/87House Read second time HJ-3411
06/02/87House Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day HJ-3411
06/03/87House Read third time HJ-3562
06/03/87House Returned HJ-3562
06/03/87Senate Concurred in House amendment and enrolled SJ-2684
06/25/87 Ratified R 260
07/01/87 Signed By Governor
07/09/87 Act No. 184
07/13/87 Sec. 1,2,3,5 eff. 7/1/88 Sec. 4 eff. 7/1/87
07/13/87 Copies available

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