RI S2232 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on February 4 2020 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-02-27 - Referred to House H.E.W.
Pending: House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


Changes the title of chapter 37.2 of title 5 and throughout, replacing "Oriental medicine" with "Chinese medicine" and allows certified individuals to practice acupuncture and Chinese medicine using Chinese medical diagnostic methods.

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The Healing Art Of Acupuncture And Oriental Medicine



2020-02-27HouseReferred to House H.E.W.
2020-02-26SenateSenate passed as amended (floor amendment)
2020-02-12SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (02/26/2020)
2020-02-11SenateCommittee recommends passage
2020-02-07SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/11/2020)
2020-02-04SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Health and Human Services

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