SECOND REGULAR SESSION
HOUSE BILL NO. 1323
93RD GENERAL ASSEMBLY
INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES LIPKE (Sponsor), YATES, MEADOWS,
PAGE AND BURNETT (Co-sponsors).
Read 1st time January 10, 2006 and copies ordered printed.
STEPHEN S. DAVIS, Chief Clerk
To amend chapter 198, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to medical malpractice
insurance for long-term care facilities.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Chapter 198, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be
known as section 198.033, to read as follows:
198.033. Beginning January 1, 2007, any long-term care facility licensed under this
chapter shall, as a condition of such licensure, provide at least annually to the department
of health and senior services satisfactory evidence of a medical malpractice insurance
policy of at least five hundred thousand dollars.