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SB 43 (BR 378) - T. Buford, P. Clark, D. Parrett, J. Rhoads

     AN ACT relating to physician assistants.
     Amend KRS 311.860 to give the supervising physician or the credentialing facility oversight of physician assistant nonseparate location practice; allow a newly graduated physician assistant to practice in either a separate on nonseparate location as delegated by the supervising physician or the credentialing facility; eliminate the 18 month waiting period before a physician assistant may practice in a separate location; remove the board's authority to modify or waive the separate location practice privileges.

SB 43 - AMENDMENTS


     SCS - Retain original provisions, except reduce the waiting period for a physician assistant to practice in a separate location from 18 months to 3 months; make the 3 month waiting period effective until May 31, 2014; remove the waiting period beginning on June 1, 2014.
     HCS - Amend KRS 311.860 to give the supervising physician or the credentialing facility oversight of physician assistant nonseparate location practice; allow a newly graduated physician assistant to practice in either a separate or nonseparate location as delegated by the supervising physician or the credentialing facility; reduce the waiting period for a physician assistant to practice in a separate location from 18 months to 3 months; make the 3 month waiting period effective until May 31, 2014; remove the waiting period beginning on June 1, 2014; remove the board's authority to modify or waive the separate location practice privileges; amend KRS 314.042 to eliminate the requirement for advanced practice registered nurses to have a collaborative agreement for the advanced practice registered nurses prescriptive authority for nonscheduled legend drugs.
     HCA (1/Title, M. Marzian) - Make title amendment.
     HFA (1/P, K. Flood) - Amend various sections of KRS 311.671 to 311.686 to change acupuncture from a certified to a licensed profession.
     HFA (2/Title, K. Flood) - Make title amendment.

     Jan 10-introduced in Senate
     Feb 5-to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
     Feb 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 13-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 14-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 15, 2013
     Feb 15-3rd reading, passed 33-2 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 19-received in House
     Feb 20-to Health & Welfare (H)
     Feb 22-posted in committee
     Feb 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Feb 27-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 4-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 5, 2013
     Mar 5-floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2-title) filed ; 3rd reading, passed 70-17 with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title)
     Mar 6-received in Senate

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