HB1054 (CH0546)

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

State Board of Physicians - Physician Licensure - Prohibition on Requiring Specialty Certification

Sponsored by:

Delegate West

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 546


Synopsis:Prohibiting the State Board of Physicians from requiring, as a qualification to obtain a license or as a condition to renew a license, certification by a specified accrediting organization that specializes in a specific area of medicine or maintenance of certification by a specified accrediting organization that includes specified reexamination as a requirement for maintaining certification.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates West, Carozza, Hill, Reznik, Stein, Krebs, and Metzgar
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0989
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations
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May 8, 2017 2:49 P.M.