Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 579
Session Year 2008


To require each hospital in the state to develop a plan to reduce the incidence of persons contracting the methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus infection at such hospital.

Introduced by:
Public Health Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/29/2008Signed by the Governor
 4/24/2008Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 4/23/2008(LCO)Public Act 08-12
 4/16/2008In Concurrence
 4/16/2008On Consent Calendar
 4/16/2008House Passed
 4/11/2008House Calendar Number 358
 4/11/2008Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/9/2008On Consent Calendar
 4/9/2008Senate Passed
 4/4/2008(LCO)File Number 452
 4/4/2008Senate Calendar Number 303
 4/4/2008Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/3/2008(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/28/2008(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/02/08 5:00 PM
 3/17/2008(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/14/2008(PH)Joint Favorable
 3/7/2008Public Hearing 03/12
 2/29/2008Referred to Joint Committee on Public Health

Co-sponsors of SB-579

Sen. Mary Ann Handley, 4th Dist.
Rep. Deborah W. Heinrich, 101st Dist.
Rep. Peter A. Tercyak, 26th Dist.
Sen. Gayle S. Slossberg, 14th Dist.

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