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Mandate 1366

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Certified nursing facilities; minimum staffing standards, administrative sanctions.
Purpose of legislation
Sets nursing staffing requirements for certified nursing facilities, imposes administrative sanctions on a certified nursing facility if it does not comply with the staffing requirements, provides for exemptions to the administrative sanctions under certain circumstances, and directs the promulgation of regulations consistent with the bill. The bill has a delayed effective date of July 1, 2025.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 483 (2023)
Chap 482 (2023)
VAC chapters to be amended
12 vac 5 - 375 : Certified Nursing Facility Staffing Standards Regulation
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 6324: Promulgation of New Regulation to Implement Chapters 482 and 483 of the 2023 Acts of Assembly
Latest Stage: NOIRA
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