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Vital Statistics and Records – Definition of Licensed Health Care Practitioner – Certified Nurse Midwife, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, and Physician Assistant

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Delegate Morales


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Altering the definition of "licensed health care practitioner" for the purposes of certain provisions of law governing vital statistics and records to include a registered nurse certified as a certified nurse midwife under Title 8 of the Health Occupations Article, a licensed clinical professional counselor licensed under Title 17 of the Health Occupations Article, or a physician assistant licensed under Title 15 of the Health Occupations Article.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Morales, Anderson, Angel, Carr, Clippinger, Cullison, Fraser-Hidalgo, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Korman, Lierman, Luedtke, A. Miller, Moon, Morhaim, Rosenberg, Tarlau, M. Washington, and Wilkins
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Counselors -see also- Guidance Counselors; Social Workers
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Physician Assistants
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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March 22, 2018 4:44 P.M.