CS/HB 1579 -  Health Care Practitioner Discipline

by Professions & Public Health Subcommittee and Aloupis (CO-SPONSORS) Benjamin; Brown; Morales
Subjects health care practitioners to disciplinary action for specified offenses; revises provisions relating to immediate suspension of licensure to apply to all health care practitioners; requires DOH to issue emergency orders to suspend health care practitioner's license if he or she pleads guilty to, is convicted or found guilty of, or enters plea of nolo contendere to, regardless of adjudication, felony relating to homicide or is arrested for committing or attempting, soliciting, or conspiring to commit acts that would constitute violations of specified criminal offenses.
Effective Date: July 1, 2021
Last Event: Companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 1934 (Ch. 2021-190) on Monday, April 26, 2021 4:04 PM; HB Laid on Table

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Vote History

(No Votes Recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 1934 (Ch. 2021-190) Time: 04/26/2021 - 4:04 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Added to Second Reading Calendar Time: 04/20/2021 - 4:33 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Temporarily postponed, on 2nd Reading Time: 04/20/2021 - 12:10 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/20/2021) Time: 04/15/2021 - 9:49 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Added to Second Reading Calendar Time: 04/14/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Bill released to House Calendar Time: 04/14/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Reported out of Health & Human Services Committee Time: 04/14/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: c1
Event: H Favorable by Health & Human Services Committee Time: 04/14/2021 - 2:01 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: c1
Event: H Added to Health & Human Services Committee agenda Time: 04/12/2021 - 2:38 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: c1
Event: H Now in Health & Human Services Committee Time: 03/26/2021 - 4:21 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 03/26/2021 - 4:21 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/25/2021 - 9:01 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 03/24/2021 - 5:04 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a) Time: 03/24/2021 - 5:04 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Time: 03/24/2021 - 4:58 PM Member: Committee: Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Time: 03/23/2021 - 5:58 PM Member: Committee: Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H PCS added to Professions & Public Health Subcommittee agenda Time: 03/19/2021 - 4:19 PM Member: Committee: Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Now in Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Time: 03/05/2021 - 1:47 PM Member: Committee: Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 03/05/2021 - 1:47 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 03/05/2021 - 1:47 PM Member: Committee: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Time: 03/05/2021 - 1:47 PM Member: Committee: Professions & Public Health Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/02/2021 - 9:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 03/01/2021 - 4:59 PM Member: Aloupis Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill