DC B23-0546 | 2019-2020 | 23rd Council

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on November 19 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-12-19 - Public Hearing Held
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

As introduced Bill 23-546 preserves the regulatory authority of states to protect public health and safety through the current system of state licensure of physical therapy. It authorizes a state to allow a licensee from another member state to practice as a physical therapist or work as a physical therapist assistant in the remote state under its laws and rules. The practice of physical therapy occurs in the members state where the patient is located at the time of the encounter.

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Title

Interstate Physical Therapy Compact Approval Act Of 2019

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-12-19CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2019-11-22CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2019-11-22CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B23-0546 Published in the DC Register
2019-11-19CouncilReferred to Committee on Committee of the Whole
2019-11-19CouncilIntroduced in Committee of the Whole

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