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HB 206/FN (BR 933) - J. Stewart III

     AN ACT relating to the rights of residents in long-term-care facilities.
     Amend KRS 216.515 to prohibit a nursing home resident from being moved involuntarily from one bed to another in a facility when the resident has utilized personal resources to cover the cost of care for 5 or more years; require reasonable notice of a move; permit the resident the right to appeal a move.

     Feb 3-introduced in House
     Feb 4-to Health & Welfare (H)

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