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SB 154 (BR 459) - T. Buford, D. Harper Angel, D. Ridley
AN ACT relating to physician assistants.
Amend KRS 311.856 to allow the supervising physician, practice, or institution to determine a physician assistant's countersignature requirements; direct the supervising physician to outline the specific parameters for review in the application required by KRS 311.854.
SB 154 - AMENDMENTS
SCS1 - Retain original provisions, except amend KRS 311.854 to make the physician application to serve as a supervising physician include an outline of the specific parameters for review of countersignatures; amend KRS 311.856 to require a supervising physician to review and countersign a sufficient number of a physician assistant's overall medical notes; define the terms "practice" and "institution" within the context of physician assistant countersignature requirements.
Feb 04, 2016 - introduced in Senate
Feb 08, 2016 - to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
Feb 16, 2016 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
Feb 17, 2016 - 2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 22, 2016 - posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Feb 23, 2016 - 3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
Feb 24, 2016 - received in House
Feb 25, 2016 - to Health & Welfare (H)
Mar 17, 2016 - posted in committee
Mar 22, 2016 - reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 23, 2016 - 2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 25, 2016
Mar 25, 2016 - 3rd reading, passed 97-0; received in Senate
Mar 28, 2016 - enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
Mar 29, 2016 - enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor
Apr 09, 2016 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 88)