2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 417
Nursing homes; one nurse in charge of nursing activities; regulate
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act 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 require that at least one registered nurse shall be in charge of all nursing activities during each eight-hour shift in nursing homes; to provide that there shall be sufficient nursing staff on duty at all times to provide care for nursing home patients; to provide for certain minimum staffing; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/14/2004 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/13/2004 - Senate Hopper