First Regular Session 113th General Assembly (2003)

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     AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning health.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 16-27-1-2; (03)HE1399.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 16-27-1-2 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 2. (a) As used in this chapter, "home health agency" means a person that provides or offers to provide only a home health service for compensation.
    (b) The term does not include the following:
        (1) An individual health care professional who provides professional services to a patient in the temporary or permanent residence of the patient.
        (2) A local health department as described in IC 16-20 or IC 16-22-8.
         (3) A person that:
            (A) is approved by the division of disability, aging, and rehabilitative services to provide supported living services or supported living supports to individuals with developmental disabilities;
            (B) is subject to rules adopted under IC 12-11-2.1; and
            (C) serves only individuals with developmental disabilities who are in a placement authorized under IC 12-11-2.1-4.

SOURCE: ; (03)HE1399.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. An emergency is declared for this act.

HEA 1399 _ Concur


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