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Notice of Public Hearing

11/13/2017 - 11/13/2017

Location

Freeway Medical Tower, Suite 801
5800 West Tenth Street
Little Rock, Arkansas, 72204

Description

The Arkansas Department of Health, Section of Health Facility Services will hold a public hearing on Monday, November 13, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in the Freeway Medical Tower, Suite 801, 5800 West Tenth Street, Little Rock, Arkansas, 72204 to allow interested persons to comment on proposed revisions to the Rules and Regulations for Abortion Facilities in Arkansas promulgated pursuant to Act 535 of 2015 and Act 603 of 2017. 

The proposal adds and updates a definition from the Acts; adds requirements for proper disposition of dead fetuses and fetal remains; and specifies circumstances under which the requirements are inapplicable. 

Copies of the proposed revisions are available for public inspection and copying at the Arkansas Department of Health, Health Facilities Services, Freeway Medical Tower, Suite 400, 5800 West Tenth Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204.  The  proposed  revisions are also available for inspection online through the Arkansas Department of Health website: www.healthy.arkansas.gov proposed rules link.

The public may submit written comments regarding the proposed amendments to: Becky Bennett, Section Chief, Health Facilities Services, Arkansas Department of Health, Health Facility Services, 5800 W. 10th Street, Suite 400, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, or in person to the Freeway Medical Tower, Suite 400, 5800 West Tenth Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204 no later than 12:00 noon on Monday, November 13, 2017.

Public Health Accrediation Board
Arkansas Department of Health
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