§17.101: Purpose

This chapter establishes a pilot program to use local task forces to identify and monitor certain long-term care facilities. In this chapter "long-term care facility" means:

(1) a nursing facility as defined in Texas Health and Safety Code, Chapter 242;

(2) an assisted living facility as defined in Texas Health and Safety Code, §247.002; or

(3) an intermediate care facility for persons with mental retardation as defined by Texas Health and Safety Code, §531.002.

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Source Note: The provisions of this §17.101 adopted to be effective September 1, 2006, 31 TexReg 6800