2013 Regular Session



State Board of Physicians - Naturopathic Doctors

Sponsored by:

Senator Pugh


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Adding to the State Board of Physicians a naturopathic doctor who is appointed by the Governor in a specified manner; establishing the Naturopathic Medicine Advisory Committee within the Board; providing for the composition of the Committee; specifying the term of a Committee member; requiring the Committee to elect a chair from among its members; providing for the duties of the Committee; requiring, on or before January 1, 2015, specified individuals to have a specified license before practicing naturopathic medicine in the State; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Pugh, Benson, Forehand, Gladden, Kelley, Madaleno, Middleton, Montgomery, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1029
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Interstate Affairs
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Judicial Review -see also- Appeals
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Medical Malpractice
Mental Health
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Review Boards
Rules and Regulations
Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations
(14-202, 14-5F-01 through 14-5F-29)

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October 24, 2017 1:10 P.M.