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CS/SB 744: Podiatric Medicine

GENERAL BILL by Health Policy ; Hooper ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Gruters

Podiatric Medicine; Providing that a supervising physician may authorize a licensed physician assistant to perform services under the direction of a licensed podiatric physician under certain circumstances; defining the term “physician” to include podiatric physicians; authorizing the Board of Podiatric Medicine to require a specified number of continuing education hours related to the safe and effective prescribing of controlled substances as a condition for licensure renewal, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Appropriations
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
11/4/2019 Senate • Filed
11/21/2019 Senate • Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 57
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 57
1/30/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 02/04/20, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2/4/2020 Senate • CS by Health Policy; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 239
2/5/2020 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2/6/2020 Senate • CS by Health Policy read 1st time -SJ 246
2/10/2020 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
2/13/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, 02/18/20, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
2/18/2020 Senate • Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 326
2/19/2020 Senate • Now in Appropriations
3/14/2020 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Appropriations