Florida Senate - 2020 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 230 Ì367440ÈÎ367440 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Health Policy (Harrell) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Between lines 252 and 253 4 insert: 5 Section 3. Subsection (1) of section 458.3145, Florida 6 Statutes, is amended to read 7 458.3145 Medical faculty certificate.— 8 (1) A medical faculty certificate may be issued without 9 examination to an individual who: 10 (a) Is a graduate of an accredited medical school or its 11 equivalent, or is a graduate of a foreign medical school listed 12 with the World Health Organization; 13 (b) Holds a valid, current license to practice medicine in 14 another jurisdiction; 15 (c) Has completed the application form and remitted a 16 nonrefundable application fee not to exceed $500; 17 (d) Has completed an approved residency or fellowship of at 18 least 1 year or has received training which has been determined 19 by the board to be equivalent to the 1-year residency 20 requirement; 21 (e) Is at least 21 years of age; 22 (f) Is of good moral character; 23 (g) Has not committed any act in this or any other 24 jurisdiction which would constitute the basis for disciplining a 25 physician under s. 458.331; 26 (h) For any applicant who has graduated from medical school 27 after October 1, 1992, has completed, before entering medical 28 school, the equivalent of 2 academic years of preprofessional, 29 postsecondary education, as determined by rule of the board, 30 which must include, at a minimum, courses in such fields as 31 anatomy, biology, and chemistry; and 32 (i) Has been offered and has accepted a full-time faculty 33 appointment to teach in a program of medicine at: 34 1. The University of Florida; 35 2. The University of Miami; 36 3. The University of South Florida; 37 4. The Florida State University; 38 5. The Florida International University; 39 6. The University of Central Florida; 40 7. The Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science in 41 Jacksonville, Florida; 42 8. The Florida Atlantic University;
or43 9. The Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. 44 Petersburg, Florida; 45 10. Nova Southeastern University; or 46 11. Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. 47 48 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 49 And the title is amended as follows: 50 Between lines 9 and 10 51 insert: 52 458.3145, F.S.; revising the list of individuals who 53 may be issued a medical faculty certificate without 54 examination; amending s.