HB1848 Exempts certain persons from the seven-year requirement for the licensure examination for physicians and surgeons and allows certain persons to apply for licensure as perfusionists.
Sponsor: Treadway, Joseph L. (96) Effective Date:00/00/0000
CoSponsor: LR Number: 3673L.04T
Last Action: 06/27/2000 - Approved by Governor (G)
06/27/2000 - Delivered to Secretary of State
CCS SCS HB 1848
Next Hearing:Hearing not scheduled
Calendar:Bill currently not on calendar
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BILL SUMMARIES

TRULY AGREED

CCS SCS HB 1848 -- LICENSURE OF PERFUSIONISTS; EXAMINATIONS OF
PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS

Prior to January 1, 2001, unlicensed persons actively engaged in
the practice of perfusion are allowed to make application with
the Board of Healing Arts for licensure.

The bill also allows the Board of Healing Arts to waive the
physician or surgeon licensing examination requirements for
student applicants who are working toward an MD/PhD degree in a
program accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education
and a regional university accrediting body.


PERFECTED

HB 1848 -- EXAMINATIONS OF PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS (Treadway)

This bill allows the Board of Healing Arts to waive the
physician or surgeon licensing examination requirements for
student applicants who are working toward an MD/PhD degree in a
program accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education
and a regional university accrediting body.

FISCAL NOTE:  No impact on state funds.


COMMITTEE

HB 1848 -- EXAMINATIONS OF PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS

SPONSOR:  Treadway

COMMITTEE ACTION:  Voted "do pass by consent" by the Committee
on Professional Registration and Licensing by a vote of 13 to 0.

This bill allows the Board of Healing Arts to waive the
physician or surgeon licensing examination requirements for
student applicants who are working toward an MD/PhD degree in a
program accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education
and a regional university accrediting body.

FISCAL NOTE:  No impact on state funds.

PROPONENTS:  Supporters say that this bill would allow the Board
of Healing Arts to grant waivers to physicians who enroll in
graduate programs and are unable to complete their licensing
exam requirements within the 7-year time period.

Testifying for the bill were Representative Treadway; Washington
University; and Missouri State Medical Association.

OPPONENTS:  There was no opposition voiced to the committee.

Bob Dominique, Legislative Analyst


INTRODUCED

HB 1848 -- Examinations of Physicians and Surgeons

Sponsor:  Treadway

This bill allows the Board of Healing Arts to waive the
physician or surgeon licensing examination requirements for
student applicants who are working toward an MD/PhD degree in a
program accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education
and a regional university accrediting body.


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