2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 581
Certificate of Need; extensive revision; provide
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 extensive revision of the certificate of need program; to revise the declaration of policy for state health planning; to revise and add definitions; to revise the composition and duties of the Health Strategies Council; to revise the duties of the Department of Community Health; to provide for graduated fines for noncompliance with notice provisions; to revise provisions relating to the scope and validity of a certificate of need; to provide for specific conditions for the issuance of a certificate of need; to provide for related matters; to provide for effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/28/2007 - House Second Readers
Feb/27/2007 - House First Readers
Feb/27/2007 - House Hopper