05RS HB338


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HB 338 (BR 1433) - S. Westrom, J. Crenshaw

     AN ACT relating to disclosure of information about sprinkler systems in long-term care facilities.
     Create a new section of KRS 216.537 to 216.590 to require a long-term care facility to inform a person prior to admission about details of the facility's sprinkler system; require a facility that does not have a sprinkler system to inform a person prior to admission about the absence and to obtain a written acknowledgment that the person is aware about the absence of a sprinkler system; and prohibit the acknowledgment from containing a waiver of any liability arising from the absence of a sprinkler system.

     Feb 7-introduced in House
     Feb 8-to Health and Welfare (H)
     Feb 14-posted in committee

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