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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.2029 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act regarding notification of patient observations status

By Representative O’Day of West Boylston and Senator Joyce, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2029) of James J. O’Day, Brian A. Joyce and others that hospitals be required to provide certain patients in inpatient or observation status oral and written notice of such placement. Public Health.

Bill Information

James J. O'Day , Brian A. Joyce

Bill History

Displaying 6 actions for Bill H.2029
Date Branch Action
1/20/2015 House Referred to the committee on Public Health
1/20/2015 Senate Senate concurred
11/30/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 12/08/2015 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in B-2
3/14/2016 House Reporting date extended to Thursday June 30, 2016, pending concurrence
3/16/2016 Senate Senate concurred
9/26/2016 House Accompanied a study order, see H4638

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