Florida Senate - 2020 SB 1742 By Senator Mayfield 17-01545-20 20201742__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to home medical equipment providers; 3 amending s. 400.93, F.S.; exempting allopathic, 4 osteopathic, and chiropractic physicians who sell or 5 rent electrostimulation medical equipment and supplies 6 in the course of their practice from certain licensure 7 requirements; providing an effective date. 8 9 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 10 11 Section 1. Paragraph (l) is added to subsection (5) of 12 section 400.93, Florida Statutes, to read: 13 400.93 Licensure required; exemptions; unlawful acts; 14 penalties.— 15 (5) The following are exempt from home medical equipment 16 provider licensure, unless they have a separate company, 17 corporation, or division that is in the business of providing 18 home medical equipment and services for sale or rent to 19 consumers at their regular or temporary place of residence 20 pursuant to the provisions of this part: 21 (l) Physicians licensed under chapter 458 or chapter 459 22 and chiropractic physicians licensed under chapter 460 for the 23 sale or rental of electrostimulation medical equipment and 24 electrostimulation medical equipment supplies to their patients 25 in the course of their practice. 26 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2020.