GA SB434 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 26 2018 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2018-03-01 - House Second Readers
Pending: House Health and Human Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 10 of Title 49 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Georgia Board for Physician Workforce, so as to change the name of the Georgia Board for Physician Workforce to the Georgia Board of Health Care Workforce; to provide a definition; to add advanced practice registered nurses to the board's powers, duties, and responsibilities; to expand the board's membership; to amend the the Official Code of Georgia Annotated so as to conform cross-references; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Georgia Board for Physician Workforce; Georgia Board of Health Care Workforce; change the name


Roll Calls

2018-02-26 - Senate - Senate Vote #525 (Y: 51 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2018-03-01HouseHouse Second Readers
2018-02-28HouseHouse First Readers
2018-02-26SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2018-02-26SenateSenate Third Read
2018-02-22SenateSenate Read Second Time
2018-02-21SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2018-02-15SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-02-14SenateSenate Hopper

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Bill Comments