Kansas Legislature

SB 175

AN ACT concerning health and healthcare; relating to hospitals and healthcare-related facilities; establishing rural emergency hospitals as a rural healthcare licensure category; requirements for licensure; enacting the rural emergency hospital act; providing grant assistance to hospitals in certain counties; prescribing powers, duties and functions of the secretary of health and environment related thereto; establishing the rural hospital innovation grant program and rural hospital innovation grant fund; amending K.S.A. 65-425 and 65-431 and repealing the existing sections.

Senate - Conference Committee Report not adopted; - 04/08/2021

On roll call the vote was:

Yea - (19):

Alley, Baumgardner, Billinger, Claeys, Erickson, Fagg, Gossage, Hilderbrand, Masterson, Olson, Peck, Petersen, Ryckman, Steffen, Straub, Thompson, Tyson, Warren, Wilborn,

Nay - (19):

Bowers, Corson, Dietrich, Faust-Goudeau, Francisco, Haley, Hawk, Holland, Holscher, Kerschen, Kloos, Longbine, McGinn, O'Shea, Pettey, Pittman, Pyle, Sykes, Ware,

Present and Passing - (0):

Absent and Not Voting - (2):

Doll, Suellentrop,

Not Voting - (0):