SB 349-1_ Filed 02/19/2009, 08:07
Adopted 2/19/2009



    The Senate Committee on Health and Provider Services, to which was referred Senate Bill No. 349, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:


SOURCE: Page 2, line 5; (09)AM034901.2. -->     Page 2, line 5, delete "Before an employee of the state department, whose job duties" and insert " During the 2009 interim, the health finance commission established by IC 2-5-23-3 shall study the following:
        (1) The need for appropriate and uniform training of state department employees whose job duties include inspection of health facilities.
        (2) Whether the state department should establish a third party dispute resolution process for a health facility to use when a health facility appeals a state department finding in
the health facility's survey report.
This subsection expires December 31, 2009.
    Page 2, delete lines 6 through 8.
    (Reference is to SB 349 as introduced.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass .

Committee Vote: Yeas 8, Nays 0.


Senator Miller, Chairperson

AM 034901/DI 104    2009