SB 763
Allows certain county hospital trustees to offer health care services in adjoining counties
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Last Action:
2/26/2014 - Hearing Cancelled S Jobs, Economic Development and Local Government Committee
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Effective Date:
August 28, 2014

Current Bill Summary

SB 763 - Currently, trustees of a county hospital formed under Chapter 205 are prohibited from providing health care services or entering into partnerships with other local or county hospitals if such adjoining or nearby counties also have a county hospital. Under this act, so long as the trustees of such county hospitals provide consent, county hospitals in Boone and Cooper counties shall be allowed to provide such health care services or enter into such partnerships.