CS/SB 664: Physician Orders for Life-sustaining Treatment
GENERAL BILL by Health Policy ; Brandes
Physician Orders for Life-sustaining Treatment; Establishing the Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) Program within the Department of Health; providing that execution of a POLST form does not affect, impair, or modify certain insurance contracts; requiring the Agency for Health Care Administration to establish a database of compassionate and palliative care plans by a specified date; requiring that the database be electronically accessible to health care providers, etc.
Last Action: 3/11/2016 Senate - Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Health Policy (HP)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services (AHS)
- Appropriations (AP)
• Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 48
• Introduced -SJ 48
• On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 02/01/16, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Health Policy; YEAS 8 NAYS 1 -SJ 304
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services -SJ 304
• CS by Health Policy read 1st time -SJ 309
• Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
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