SB 474: Physician Orders for Life-sustaining Treatment
GENERAL BILL by Brandes
Physician Orders for Life-sustaining Treatment; Establishing the Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) Program within the Department of Health; requiring the Agency for Health Care Administration to establish and maintain a database of compassionate and palliative care plans by a specified date; authorizing specified personnel to withhold or withdraw cardiopulmonary resuscitation if presented with a POLST form that contains an order not to resuscitate the patient; requiring the Department of Elderly Affairs, in consultation with the agency, to adopt by rule procedures for the implementation of POLST forms in hospice care, etc.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 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)
Date Chamber Action 10/10/2017 Senate • Filed
10/25/2017 Senate • Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 38
1/9/2018 Senate • Introduced -SJ 38
1/11/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 01/16/18, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
1/16/2018 Senate • Favorable by Health Policy; YEAS 6 NAYS 2 -SJ 161
1/17/2018 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services -SJ 161
2/9/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, 02/14/18, 4:00 pm, 401 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
3/10/2018 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
SB 474, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 10/10/2017 at 12:42 PM
Bill Text: Web Page PDF Analyses: Health Policy (Pre-Meeting) 1/12/2018 (pdf)
Health Policy (Post-Meeting) 1/16/2018 (pdf)
Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services (Pre-Meeting) 2/13/2018 (pdf)
Related Bills (3)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Learn more about bill relationships Last Action and Location Track Bills S 476 (c1) Public Records/Compassionate and Palliative Care Plans/Agency for Health Care Administration Brandes Linked Last Action: 3/10/2018 S Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability H 1339 Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment Pigman Similar Last Action: 3/10/2018 H Died in Health Quality Subcommittee H 1341 Pub. Rec./Clearinghouse for Compassionate and Palliative Care Plans Pigman Compare Last Action: 3/10/2018 H Died in Health Innovation Subcommittee
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 156796 - Amendment (Delete All)
Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
Replaced by Committee Substitute
Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 1/16/2018 4:00 PM Health Policy 6 Yeas - 2 Nays
Citations - Statutes (12)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 400.142 Emergency medication kits; orders not to resuscitate. Page 14 (pdf) 400.487 Home health service agreements; physician’s, physician assistant’s, and advanced registered nurse practitioner’s treatment orders; patient assessment; establishment and review of plan of care; provision of services; orders not to resuscitate. Page 15 (pdf) 400.605 Administration; forms; fees; rules; inspections; fines. Page 17 (pdf) 400.6095 Patient admission; assessment; plan of care; discharge; death. Page 18 (pdf) 401.35 Rules. Page 18 (pdf) 401.45 Denial of emergency treatment; civil liability. Page 19 (pdf) 401.451 Page 4 (pdf) 408.064 Page 12 (pdf) 429.255 Use of personnel; emergency care. Page 20 (pdf) 429.73 Rules and standards relating to adult family-care homes. Page 21 (pdf) 456.072 Grounds for discipline; penalties; enforcement. Page 21 (pdf) 765.205 Responsibility of the surrogate. Page 22 (pdf)
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