HB 1157: Access to Health Care Practitioner Services
GENERAL BILL by Caruso
Access to Health Care Practitioner Services; Exempts physicians & osteopathic physicians who provide certain number of hours of pro bono services from continuing education requirements; revises eligibility criteria for restricted license; establishes registration program for volunteer retired physicians & osteopathic physicians; authorizes Board of Medicine & Board of Osteopathic Medicine to deny, revoke, or impose restrictions or conditions on registration for certain violations; revises licensure criteria applicable to Canadian applicants.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died on Calendar
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 119
• Introduced -HJ 119
• On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 03/19/19, 8:00 am, Webster Hall
• Favorable by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 460
• Now in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 460
• On Committee agenda-- Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee, 04/09/19, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 632
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 632
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/16/19, 2:00 pm, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -HJ 744
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 744
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died on Calendar
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