Description: Residential health care facilities; require to have emergency generator to operate air conditioning during power outage.
Bill Text: [Introduced]
History of Actions:
|1||01/11 (H) Referred To Public Health and Human Services|
|2||01/31 (H) Died In Committee|
|Effective date||July 1, 2006|
|Deadline||General Bill/Constitutional Amendment|
|Vote type required||Three/Fifths|
Principal Author: Lane
Additional Authors: Straughter, Watson
Code Sections: A 041-0009-0011, A 041-0009-0015, A 043-0011-0009, A 043-0011-0011
Title: AN ACT TO PROVIDE THAT THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SHALL REQUIRE EACH RESIDENTIAL HEALTH CARE FACILITY LICENSED BY THE DEPARTMENT, AS A CONDITION OF LICENSURE, TO HAVE AN EMERGENCY GENERATOR LOCATED ON SITE THAT WILL OPERATE THE AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM OF THE FACILITY DURING ANY PERIOD OF LOSS OF REGULAR ELECTRIC POWER AS A RESULT OF A DISASTER OR OTHER EMERGENCY SITUATION; TO AMEND SECTIONS 41-9-11, 41-9-15, 43-11-9 AND 43-11-11, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO CONFORM TO THE PRECEDING PROVISION; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
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