92nd General Assembly
Status of HB0191
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   New Act                                                                     

        Creates the Department of Corrections Medical Services Continuity      
   Act.  Provides  that,  when  a  new  contractor  replaces  a  previous      
   contractor  in providing medical, dental, or mental health services in      
   correctional   institutions   and   facilities,   including   juvenile      
   facilities, under the maintenance and control  of  the  Department  of      
   Corrections,  there  shall  be  a  90-day transition employment period      
   during which employees of the previous contractor shall be employed by      
   the new contractor.  Provides an  exception  for  new  contractors  in      
   situations  where  a  labor  organization  is the exclusive bargaining      
   agent of the new contractor's employees on the effective date  of  the      
   new  contract.   Sets  forth  procedural  requirements.   Provides for      
   enforcement of  the  Act  and  penalties  for  violations.   Effective      
   JAN-11-2001  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   JAN-30-2001  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   JAN-30-2001  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   JAN-31-2001  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               LABOR                 
   FEB-06-2001  H  ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR                    BLACK                 
   MAR-16-2001  H  RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A)     RULES         HRUL    
   JAN-07-2003  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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