SB1106 (CH0610)

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Health Care Practitioners - Use of Teletherapy

Sponsored by:

Senator Zucker

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 610


Synopsis:Authorizing specified health care practitioners to use teletherapy for a specified patient under specified circumstances; and requiring specified health occupations boards to adopt specified regulations on or before April 1, 2018, that, to the extent practicable, are uniform and nonclinical.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0352
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017, October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Communications -see also- Electronic Comm; Language; Telecom
Counselors -see also- Guidance Counselors; Social Workers
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Identification
Mental and Behavioral Health
Patients
Privacy
Psychiatrists
Psychologists
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Social Workers
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Telephones
Video
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations
(1-901 through 1-903)

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November 28, 2017 1:14 P.M.