Bill Summary for S 672 (2011-2012)
Apr 19 2011
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TO ESTABLISH THE RADIOLOGIST ASSISTANT LICENSURE STUDY COMMISSION AND TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS FOR THAT PURPOSE.Intro. by Purcell.
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Establishes the 11-member Radiologist Assistant Licensure Study Commission (Commission). Enumerates the Commission’s six duties, including determining the need for the licensure and regulation of radiologist assistants who perform medical imaging exams and procedures to protect citizens from unnecessary radiation and improper medical care, and determining the appropriate level of supervision and practice parameters for the radiologist assistant. Provides for the appointment of membership, filling of vacancies, and staffing. Requires a report to the 2012 Session of the General Assembly. Appropriates $25,000 from the General Fund to the General Assembly for 2011-12 for the Commission’s work. Effective July 1, 2011.