HB 1839 Protection of escrow accounts by health regulatory boards.
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Department of Health Professions; authority to seek equitable relief. Authorizes the Director of the Department of Health Professions or investigative personnel within the Department to petition for injunctive and other equitable relief when there is reason to believe that a licensee of the Department is unable to protect adequately the funds of third persons held by the licensee in escrow or trust, or in some other fiduciary capacity. A court with equity jurisdiction is authorized by this measure to take further action as necessary to conserve, protect or disburse such funds, including the appointment of a receiver. If a receiver is appointed, the court will determine the receiver's fee and expenses which are to be paid by the licensee.

This bill was recommended by the Joint Subcommittee Studying Preneed Funeral Contract Sales and Marketing Practices (HJR 141, 1994).

Full text:
01/19/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD6908364  pdf
02/14/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1839ER)  pdf
04/07/95  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB1839ER)  pdf
04/11/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0738)  pdf

Governor's recommendation

01/19/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD6908364
01/19/95  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/20/95  House: Assigned to H. W. I. sub-committee: 2
01/31/95  House: Reported from H. W. I. (22-Y 0-N)
02/01/95  House: Read first time
02/02/95  House: Read second time and engrossed
02/03/95  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (100-Y 0-N)
02/03/95  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/03/95  House: Communicated to Senate
02/06/95  Senate: Read first time
02/06/95  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/09/95  Senate: Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N)
02/10/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/10/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/95  Senate: Read third time
02/13/95  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1839ER)
02/20/95  House: Enrolled
02/20/95  House: Signed by Speaker
02/21/95  Senate: Signed by President
03/27/95  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
04/05/95  House: House concurred in Gov's recommendation (97-Y 0-N)
04/05/95  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N)
04/06/95  Senate: Senate concurred in Gov's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)
04/06/95  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/06/95  House: Reenrolled
04/06/95  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/06/95  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/06/95  House: Enacted, Chapter 738 (effective 7/1/95)
04/06/95  Senate: VOTE: ADOPT GOV. RECOMMEND. (39-Y 0-N)
04/07/95  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB1839ER)
04/11/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0738)