CA- Elder Abuse (2011)
This bill would change current law that requires mandated reporters to report suspected elder abuse that takes place in a long-term care facility to the local ombudsmen OR local law enforcement. If passed, mandated reporters would be required to report abuse to BOTH the ombudsmen and local law enforcement. (Note: bill was introduced on 12/6/2010)
Bill Number AB 40
Sponsor Assemblymember Yamada
Date of Introduction 1/1/2011
Latest Activity 6/2/2011 Referred to Committees on Human Services and Banking and Financial Institutions.
More Info http://www.legislature.ca.gov/
Topic: Direct Care Workforce