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28 Pa. Code § 201.13b. Provisional license.

§ 201.13b. Provisional license.

 (a)  Under section 812 of the act (35 P.S. §  448.812), the Department may issue a provisional license if there are numerous deficiencies or a serious specific deficiency and the facility is not in substantial compliance with this subpart and the Department finds that:

   (1)  The facility is taking appropriate steps to correct the deficiencies in accordance with a timetable submitted by the facility and agreed upon by the Department.

   (2)  There is no cyclical pattern of deficiencies over a period of 2 or more years.

 (b)  A provisional license will be issued for a specified time period of no more than 6 months.

 (c)  Upon a determination of substantial compliance, including the payment of any fines and fees, a regular license will be issued.


   The provisions of this §  201.13b added under sections 102, 201(12), 601, 801.1 and 803 of the Health Care Facilities Act (35 P.S. § §  448.102, 448.201(12), 448.601, 448.801a and 448.803); and section 2102(a) and (g) of The Administrative Code of 1929 (71 P.S. §  532(a) and (g)).


   The provisions of this §  201.13b added December 23, 2022, effective July 1, 2023, 52 Pa.B. 8163.

Cross References

   This section cited in 28 Pa. Code §  201.13c (relating to license renewal).

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