OR HB2970 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 19 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-05-05 - Public Hearing held.
Pending: Senate Health Care Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Defines "device" for purposes of practice of advanced nonablative esthetics. Defines "device" for purposes of practice of advanced nonablative esthetics. Allows person certified to practice esthetics to use items other than devices.] Prohibits use of device not registered with United States Food and Drug Administration. Defines "mechanical or electrical apparatus, appliance or device" for purposes of esthetics. Provides that Board of Certified Advanced Estheticians is subject to oversight by Health Licensing Office. Prohibits person certified to practice esthetics from using mechanical or electrical apparatus, appliance or device without specific authorization by Board of Certified Advanced Estheticians. Defines "mechanical or electrical apparatus, appliance or device."] Requires health insurance policies to provide coverage for certain prescription drugs prescribed and dispensed by pharmacists and pharmacist fees for related patient consultation. Prohibits certain insurers from requiring prior authorization for medication prescribed for treatment of opioid or opiate withdrawal or post-exposure prophylaxes antiretroviral drugs, or restricting reimbursement for specified medication-assisted treatments.] Establishes Senior Emergency Medical Services Innovation Program in Department of Human Services to fund and monitor certain local public sector pilot projects related to emergency medical services for seniors. Sunsets January 2, 2025.] Preempts local governments from enacting certain regulations related to, and from imposing fees on, long term care facilities and residential care facilities. Creates exemptions from preemption. Sunsets January 2, 2025.] Specifies evidence of education that applicant for residential care facility administrator license must provide to Health Licensing Office. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Relating to health care; declaring an emergency.


Roll Calls

2021-04-15 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 56 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-04-01 - House - House Committee Do pass with amendments. (Printed A-Eng.) (Y: 10 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-05-05SenatePublic Hearing held.
2021-04-23SenateReferred to Health Care.
2021-04-19SenateFirst reading. Referred to President's desk.
2021-04-15HouseThird reading. Carried by Nosse. Passed. Ayes, 56; Excused, 2--Breese-Iverson, Levy; Excused for Business of the House, 2--Power, Speaker Kotek.
2021-04-14HouseCarried over to April 15, 2021 Calendar by virtue of adjournment.
2021-04-13HouseCarried over to April 14, 2021 Calendar by virtue of adjournment.
2021-04-12HouseRules suspended. Carried over to April 13, 2021 Calendar.
2021-04-10HouseRules suspended. Carried over to April 12, 2021 Calendar.
2021-04-09HouseRules suspended. Carried over to April 10, 2021 Calendar.
2021-04-08HouseSecond reading.
2021-04-06HouseRecommendation: Do pass with amendments and be printed A-Engrossed.
2021-04-01HouseWork Session held.
2021-03-18HousePublic Hearing held.
2021-01-26HouseReferred to Health Care.
2021-01-21HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

Oregon State Sources

Bill Comments 750