Text: HF367            Text: HF369
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House File 368

HOUSE FILE BY DOLECHECK and REASONER Passed House, Date Passed Senate, Date Vote: Ayes Nays Vote: Ayes Nays Approved A BILL FOR 1 An Act relating to requirements for elder group homes. 2 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 3 TLSB 2512YH 80 4 pf/sh/8 PAG LIN 1 1 Section 1. Section 231B.1, subsection 4, Code 2003, is 1 2 amended to read as follows: 1 3 4. "Elder group home" means a single=family residence that 1 4 is a residence of a operated by a person who is providing 1 5 room, board, and personal care to three through five elders 1 6 who are not related to the person providing the service within 1 7 the third degree of consanguinity or affinity. 1 8 Sec. 2. Section 231B.2, subsection 2, paragraph c, Code 1 9 2003, is amended to read as follows: 1 10 c. An elder group home shall be owner=occupied, or owned 1 11 by a nonprofit corporation and occupied by a resident manager 1 12 staffed by an on=site manager twenty=four hours per day, seven 1 13 days per week. A resident manager shall reside in and provide 1 14 services for no more than one elder group home. 1 15 EXPLANATION 1 16 This bill provides that an elder group home is a single= 1 17 family residence operated by a person who provides room, 1 18 board, and personal care to tenants. Current law provides 1 19 that an elder group home is a single=family residence that is 1 20 the residence of the person providing the room, board, and 1 21 personal care services. 1 22 The bill also provides that rather than require the home to 1 23 be owner=occupied or occupied by a resident manager, the home 1 24 is to be staffed by an on=site manager 24 hours per day, seven 1 25 days per week. 1 26 LSB 2512YH 80 1 27 pf/sh/8.1
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