HB1296 (CH0597)

2013 Regular Session



State Board of Physicians - Quasi-Judicial Powers and the Board of Review - Revisions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Cullison


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 597

Synopsis:Authorizing the State Board of Physicians to issue a cease and desist order or obtain injunctive relief against an individual for taking any action for which the Board determines there is a preponderance of evidence of grounds for discipline under a specified provision of law and that poses a serious risk to the health, safety, and welfare of a patient; repealing the authority for specified persons to appeal specified decisions to the Board of Review, followed by a specified appeal; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Cullison and Frank
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0981
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Health -see also- Mental Health
Judicial Review -see also- Appeals
Medical Malpractice
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Review Boards
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations
(14-206, 14-408)

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October 24, 2017 1:06 P.M.