House Bill 522

Last Action posted in committee
Title AN ACT relating to medical care.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1894
Sponsor G. Stumbo
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS Chapters 311, 313, 314, and 320 to require physicians, physician assistants, dentists, advanced registered nurses, and optometrists to provide services to patients transported to the office by ambulance; amend KRS 311.595, 311.850, 311.990, 313.130, 313.990, 314.091, 314.991, 320.310, and 320.990 to permit licensure boards to take disciplinary action for violation of this requirement and establish monetary penalties for violations of this requirement in the amount of $5,000 for the first offense, $10,000 for the second offense, and $15,000 for each violation thereafter.
Index Headings of Original Version Occupations and Professions - Health-care practitioners, violation related to priority care by
Emergency Medical Services - Patient transport to practitioner's offices, priority care for
Health and Medical Services - Health-care practitioners, care for ambulance transported patients by
Licensing - Health-care practitioners, disciplinary actions against
Physicians and Practitioners - Health-care practitioners, care for ambulance transported patients by


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