SB 228: 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; providing limited immunity for legal representatives and specified health care providers acting in good faith in reliance on POLST forms; authorizing emergency medical transportation providers to withhold or withdraw cardiopulmonary resuscitation or other medical interventions if presented with POLST forms that contain an order not to resuscitate, etc.
• Referred to Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 52
• Introduced -SJ 52
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Judiciary
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