Florida Senate - 2013 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for CS for SB 966 Barcode 119008 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Grimsley moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Delete lines 3836 - 3871 4 and insert: 5 the licensure, standards of practice, and operation of pain 6 management clinics as defined in ss. 458.3265 and 459.0137 in 7 the following circumstances: 8 (a) The clinic is wholly owned and operated by a physician 9 who performs interventional pain procedures of the type 10 routinely billed using surgical codes, who has never been 11 suspended or revoked for prescribing a controlled substance in 12 Schedule II or Schedule III of s. 893.03 and drugs containing 13 Alprazolam in excessive or inappropriate quantities that are not 14 in the best interest of a patient, and who: 15 1. Has completed a fellowship in pain medicine which is 16 approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical 17 Education or the American Osteopathic Association; 18 2. Is board-certified in pain medicine by the American 19 Board of Pain Medicine, board-certified by the American Board of 20 Interventional Pain Physicians; or 21 3. Has a board certification or subcertification in pain 22 management or pain medicine by a specialty board approved by the 23 American Board of Medical Specialties or the American 24 Osteopathic Association. 25 (b) The clinic is wholly owned and operated by a physician 26 multispecialty practice if one or more board-eligible or board 27 certified medical specialists has one of the qualifications 28 specified in subparagraph (a)1., subparagraph (a)2., or 29 subparagraph (a)3., performs interventional pain procedures of 30 the type routinely billed using surgical codes, and has never 31 been suspended or revoked for prescribing a controlled substance 32 in Schedule II or Schedule III of s. 893.03 and drugs containing 33 Alprazolam in excessive or inappropriate quantities that are not 34 in the best interest of a patient. 35 (2) Notwithstanding subsection (1), the preemption does not 36 prohibit a local government or political subdivision from 37 enacting an ordinance regarding local business taxes adopted 38 pursuant to chapter 205, any other local levy, charge, or fee 39 applied to businesses currently authorized by general law or the 40 Florida Constitution, and land use development regulations 41 adopted pursuant to chapter 163. A pain-management clinic in 42 which the regulation of its licensure, standards of practice, 43 and operation 44 45 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 46 And the title is amended as follows: 47 Delete lines 356 - 361 48 and insert: 49 licensure, standards of practice, and operation of 50 pain-management clinics is preempted to the state 51 under certain circumstances; authorizing a local 52 government or political subdivision of the state to 53 enact certain ordinances; providing an effective date.