2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 417
Hospital Infections Disclosure Act; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 7 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to health care facilities, so as to provide a short title; to provide definitions; to require certain reports by hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers concerning hospital acquired infections; to require certain reports by the Department of Human Resources; to provide for an advisory committee and its membership and duties; to provide for sanctions for failure to make reports; to provide for enforcement; to provide for sanctions for violations; to provide for privacy; to provide for publication and availability of such reports; to authorize the department to promulgate rules and regulations; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/14/2005 - House Second Readers
Feb/10/2005 - House First Readers
Feb/09/2005 - House Hopper