IN HB1115 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 8-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 4 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-02-17 - First reading: referred to Committee on Health and Provider Services
Pending: Senate Health and Provider Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]

Summary

Physician noncompete agreements. Requires an enforceable physician noncompete agreement to contain the following provisions: (1) A provision that requires the employer of the physician to provide the physician with a copy of any notice: (A) concerning the physician's departure; and (B) sent to any patient seen or treated by the departing physician during the two year period preceding the termination of the physician's employment or expiration of the departing physician's contract, as applicable. (2) A provision that requires the physician's employer to, in good faith, provide current or last known contact and location information to a patient seen or treated by the physician during the two year period preceding the termination of the physician's employment or expiration of the physician's contract. (3) A provision that provides the physician whose employment has terminated or whose contract has expired with the option to purchase a complete and final release from the terms of an enforceable noncompete agreement at a reasonable price. (4) A provision that prohibits medical records from being provided to the physician in a format that differs from the format used to create or store the medical record during the routine and ordinary course of business. Allows the person or entity responsible for copying or transferring a medical record to charge a reasonable fee for the service.

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Title

Physician noncompete agreements.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2020-02-03 - House - House - Third reading (Y: 94 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2020-01-30 - House - House - Amendment #1 (Chyung) failed (Y: 28 N: 63 NV: 4 Abs: 5) [FAIL]
2020-01-28 - House - House - Committee Vote (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-02-17SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Health and Provider Services
2020-02-04HouseReferred to the Senate
2020-02-03HouseCosponsor: Senator Holdman
2020-02-03HouseSenate sponsors: Senators Brown L, Garten, Busch
2020-02-03HouseThird reading: passed; Roll Call 157: yeas 94, nays 0
2020-01-30HouseAmendment #1 (Chyung) failed; Roll Call 144: yeas 28, nays 63
2020-01-30HouseSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2020-01-28HouseRepresentative Carbaugh added as coauthor
2020-01-28HouseCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2020-01-16HouseRepresentatives VanNatter and Judy added as coauthors
2020-01-13HouseReassigned to Committee on Employment, Labor and Pensions
2020-01-08HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Public Health
2020-01-08HouseAuthored by Representative Morris

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Bill Comments

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