Bill Status of SB1496 94th General Assembly
Short Description: PHYS ASTNT-SUPERVSRY LMT-EMRGY
Sen. Deanna Demuzio
| 1/9/2007||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Medical Practice Act of 1987. Allows a physician licensed to practice medicine in all its branches to enter into a supervising physician agreement with no more than 4, rather than 2, physician assistants at one time. Amends the Physician Assistant Practice Act. Provides that no more than 4, rather than 2, physician assistants shall be supervised by a supervising physician at one time and that an alternate supervising physician may supervise more than 4, rather than 2, physician assistants. Allows a physician assistant who is licensed under the Act, licensed or certified by another regulatory jurisdiction in the United States, or credentialed as a physician assistant by a federal employer to respond to a need for medical care created by a natural disaster, accident, or other emergency and to render the care that he or she is able to provide without supervision or with supervision, as it is available. Exempts a physician who supervises a physician assistant who is providing medical care in response to a natural disaster, accident, or other emergency from the requirements of the Act as they relate to supervising physicians. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/23/2005||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Deanna Demuzio|| 2/23/2005||Senate||First Reading|| 2/23/2005||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 3/2/2005||Senate||Assigned to Licensed Activities|| 3/10/2005||Senate||Held in Licensed Activities|| 3/17/2005||Senate||Do Pass Licensed Activities; 008-000-000|| 3/17/2005||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 6, 2005|| 5/10/2005||Senate||Motion Filed Sen. Louis S. Viverito; , Cullerton, Hendon, Petka and Roskam, Motion to Re-refer, pursuant to Senate Rule 3-7. Re-referred to the Senate Rules Committee.|| 5/10/2005||Senate||Motion Prevailed|| 5/10/2005||Senate||Re-referred to Rules|| 1/9/2007||Senate||Session Sine Die|