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2018 Regular Session



Health Occupations - Treatment of Lyme Disease and Other Tick-Borne Diseases - Disciplinary Actions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carey


In the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a certain health practitioner from being disciplined under certain circumstances solely because of the health practitioner's diagnostic evaluation, testing, or treatment of Lyme disease or another tick-borne disease in a patient; authorizing a certain disciplinary body to discipline a certain health practitioner if the body makes a certain determination; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Carey, Beidle, Frush, Krimm, Moon, Rose, and Stein
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0950
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Dogs
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Federal Government
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Review Boards
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations
(1-604, 1-224)

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April 5, 2018 2:55 P.M.