CS/CS/HB 515: Physical Therapy
GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Health Quality Subcommittee ; Cummings ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Campbell ; Perry ; Rogers
Physical Therapy; Revising the definition of the term "practice of physical therapy"; providing that a licensed physical therapist who holds a specified doctoral degree may use specified letters in connection with her or his name or place of business; prohibiting a physical therapist with a specified doctoral degree from using the title "doctor" without informing the public of his or her profession as a physical therapist; prohibiting an unlicensed person from using specified letters, etc.
Last Action: 5/1/2015 Senate - Died in Health Policy
Bill Text: PDF
- Health Policy (HP)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services (AHS)
- Fiscal Policy (FP)
• Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 43
• Introduced -HJ 43
• On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 03/12/15, 9:00 am, 306 HOB
• CS by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 3 -HJ 236
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Health Quality Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 233
• Original reference(s) removed: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
• CS referred to Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 249
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 249
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/01/15, 8:30 am, Morris Hall
• CS/CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 12 NAYS 4 -HJ 440
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS/CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 433
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 440
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/24/15
• Read 2nd time -HJ 825
• Amendment(s) adopted (793381) -HJ 826
• Read 3rd time -HJ 826
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 112 NAYS 4 -HJ 826
• In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Fiscal Policy -SJ 682
• Received -SJ 682
• Died in Health Policy
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