Legislation


B23-0101 – District of Columbia

Status: Enacted
Year Introduced: 2019
Year Enacted: 2019
Link: http://lims.dccouncil.us/Legislation/B23-0101

Clarification And Hospital Closure Procedure Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act Of 2019: To amend, on an emergency basis, due to congressional review, the Health Services Planning Program Re-establishment Act of 1996 to clarify that the State Health Planning and Development Agency currently has the authority to approve or disapprove the closure or termination of services of a health care facility; and to amend the Health-Care and Community Residence Facility Hospice and Home Care Licensure Act of 1983 to authorize the Director of the Department of Health to issue a provisional license in the specified circumstance.


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