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SB2582 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO HEALTH.
Report Title: Our Care, Our Choice Act; Advanced Practice Registered Nurses; Mandatory Waiting Period
Description: Authorizes advanced practice registered nurses, in addition to physicians, to practice medical aid in dying in accordance with their scope of practice and prescribing authority. Authorizes psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners, in addition to psychiatrists, psychologists, and clinical social workers, to provide counseling to a qualified patient. Reduces the mandatory waiting period between oral requests from twenty days to fifteen days. Waives the mandatory waiting period for those terminally ill individuals not expected to survive the mandatory waiting period. (SD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: CPH, JDC
Introducer(s): BAKER, NISHIHARA, K. RHOADS

Sort by Date Status Text
1/17/2020SIntroduced.
1/21/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/23/2020SReferred to CPH, JDC.
1/30/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-04-20 9:30AM in conference room 229.
2/4/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH deferred the measure until 02-07-20 9:30AM in conference room 229.
2/7/2020SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Nishihara, Ruderman, L. Thielen, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Fevella; and 0 Excused: none.
2/13/2020SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2654) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
2/13/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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SB2582 SD1






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