CS/HB 59: Cardiac Programs
GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Pigman
Cardiac Programs; Requiring the Agency for Health Care Administration to adopt rules establishing licensing standards for pediatric cardiac catheterization and pediatric open-heart surgery programs located in licensed facilities; requiring the agency to establish a pediatric cardiac technical advisory panel and adopt rules based on the panel's recommendations; granting an exception from volume requirements for diagnostic cardiac catheterization procedures and ischemic heart disease diagnoses for certain hospitals providing adult cardiovascular services, etc.
Last Action: 5/5/2017 Senate - Died in Health Policy, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1121 (Ch. 2017-151)
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Health Innovation Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 35
• On Committee agenda-- Health Innovation Subcommittee, 02/15/17, 3:30 pm, Reed Hall
• Favorable by Health Innovation Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 271
• Now in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 271
• On Committee agenda-- Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee, 03/07/17, 1:00 pm, Sumner Hall
• Introduced -HJ 35
• Favorable by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 316
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 316
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 03/16/17, 12:00 pm, Morris Hall
• CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -HJ 403
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 398
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 449
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/29/17
• Read 2nd time -HJ 476
• Amendment(s) adopted (188735, 978563) -HJ 476
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 504
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 112 NAYS 1 -HJ 504
• In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Rules -SJ 328
• Received -SJ 328
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health Policy, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1121 (Ch. 2017-151)
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