2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 504
'Brandon Harris Act'; provide certain requirements of sleep centers
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to health, so as to provide for certain requirements of sleep centers; to provide for certain personnel to be present on a 24 hour basis; to require sleep technologists to be trained and certified in life-saving techniques; to provide for certain training and recertification of personnel; to require defibrillators in each patient room; to provide for contact of the patient's family at the onset of a medical emergency; to provide each patient a consent form advising in a conspicuous manner the potential hazards and risks of sleep studies; to provide for a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; for other purposes.
Feb/28/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/27/2012 - Senate Hopper