Georgia House of Representatives
HB1655 - Nursing homes; registered nurses pronounce death

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Walker, Larry Childers, E. (Buddy) M Stephenson, Tommy
Skipper, Jimmy
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Summary / Full Text HC: H&E SC: H&HS
F/R: 02/12/96 L/A: 04/15/96 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 31
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 1 of Chapter 7 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to regulation of hospitals and related institutions, so as to provide under certain circumstances for the pronouncement of death by registered nurses practicing in nursing homes; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              2/12/96  Read 1st Time         2/28/96        
              2/13/96  Read 2nd Time         3/14/96        
              2/21/96  Favorably Reported    3/14/96        
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub   Sub            
              2/27/96  Read 3rd Time         3/15/96        
              2/27/96  Passed/Adopted        3/15/96        
              CSFA     Comm/Floor Amend/Sub  CS             
              3/18/96  Amend/Sub Disagreed To               
                       Insists               3/18/96        
              3/18/96  Recedes                              
              4/4/96   Sent to Governor                     
              4/15/96  Signed by Governor                   
              986      Act/Veto Number                      
              7/1/96   Effective Date                       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 31-7-16

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