South Carolina General Assembly
123rd Session, 2019-2020

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H. 4370

STATUS INFORMATION

Joint Resolution
Sponsors: Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee
Document Path: l:\council\bills\dbs\31540cz19.docx

Introduced in the House on March 28, 2019
Introduced in the Senate on April 17, 2019
Currently residing in the Senate

Summary: Standards for Licensing Crisis Stabilization Unit Facilities (D. No. 4809)

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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   3/28/2019  House   Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without 
                        reference (House Journal-page 53)
    4/9/2019  House   Debate adjourned until  Wed., 4-10-19 
                        (House Journal-page 115)
   4/10/2019  House   Read second time (House Journal-page 37)
   4/10/2019  House   Roll call Yeas-110  Nays-1 (House Journal-page 38)
   4/11/2019  House   Read third time and sent to Senate 
                        (House Journal-page 68)
   4/17/2019  Senate  Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 9)
   4/17/2019  Senate  Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs 
                        (Senate Journal-page 9)
    5/2/2019  Senate  Committee report: Favorable Medical Affairs 
                        (Senate Journal-page 17)

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

3/28/2019
3/28/2019-A
5/2/2019

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COMMITTEE REPORT

May 2, 2019

H. 4370

Introduced by Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee

S. Printed 5/2/19--S.

Read the first time April 17, 2019.

            

THE COMMITTEE ON MEDICAL AFFAIRS

To whom was referred a Joint Resolution (H. 4370) to approve regulations of the Department of Health and Environmental Control, relating to Standards for Licensing Crisis Stabilization Unit Facilities, designated as Regulation Document Number 4809, pursuant to the provisions, etc., respectfully

REPORT:

That they have duly and carefully considered the same and recommend that the same do pass:

DANIEL B. VERDIN III for Committee.

            

A JOINT RESOLUTION

TO APPROVE REGULATIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL, RELATING TO STANDARDS FOR LICENSING CRISIS STABILIZATION UNIT FACILITIES, DESIGNATED AS REGULATION DOCUMENT NUMBER 4809, PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE 1, CHAPTER 23, TITLE 1 OF THE 1976 CODE.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:

SECTION    1.    The regulations of the Department of Health and Environmental Control, relating to Standards for Licensing Crisis Stabilization Unit Facilities, designated as Regulation Document Number 4809, and submitted to the General Assembly pursuant to the provisions of Article 1, Chapter 23, Title 1 of the 1976 Code, are approved.

SECTION    2.    This joint resolution takes effect upon approval by the Governor.

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SUMMARY AS SUBMITTED

BY PROMULGATING AGENCY.

The Department of Health and Environmental Control ("Department") has promulgated a new regulation to establish licensure and regulatory requirements for Crisis Stabilization Unit Facilities. These facilities provide a short-term residential program offering psychiatric stabilization services and brief, intensive crisis services to individuals eighteen (18) years of age or older, twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week.

The Department had a Notice of Drafting published in the May 26, 2017, State Register.

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