S2608 GENERAL BILL by Fasano (Similar H 1941, Compare H 0739, H 0797, H 1375,
H 1845, 2ND ENG/H 1859, CS/1ST ENG/S 0474, CS/3RD ENG/S 0484, CS/S 0720,
S 1346, S 2386, CS/S 2546)
Health Care Licensing Procedures Act; creates said act; provides
legislative findings re standardization of basic licensing requirements
for health care providers; authorizes AHCA to make inspections; amends
provision re Drug-Free Workplace Act; amends provisions re birth
centers; defines term "short-term residential treatment facility" for
purposes of Community Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Act;
amends provisions re hospital licensing & regulation, etc. Amends FS.
EFFECTIVE DATE: 10/01/2005.
03/08/05 SENATE Filed
03/30/05 SENATE Introduced, referred to Health Care; Children and Families;
Criminal Justice; Government Efficiency Appropriations;
Health and Human Services Appropriations -SJ 00304
04/07/05 SENATE On Committee agenda-- Health Care, 04/12/05, 9:00 am, 412-K
04/12/05 SENATE Favorable with 1 amendment(s) by Health Care; YEAS 10
NAYS 0 -SJ 00418
04/13/05 SENATE Now in Children and Families -SJ 00418
05/06/05 SENATE Died in Committee on Children and Families,
Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to CS/SB 474 (Ch.
2005-170), CS/SB 484 (Ch. 2005-243), CS/SB 720 (Ch. 2005-172)